Hinduism by country
Hinduism has over 1 billion adherents worldwide (15% of world's population). Along with Christianity (31.5%), Islam (23.2%) and Buddhism (7.1%), Hinduism is one of the four major religions of the worl...
Hinduism in Afghanistan
Hinduism in Afghanistan is practiced by a tiny minority of Afghan Hindus, believed to be about 1,000 individuals who live mostly in Kabul and other major cities of the country. Before the Islamic conq...
Hinduism in Pakistan
Pakistani Hindus are Hindus of full or partial Pakistani descent. Constituting 1.85% of Pakistan's population, the last Pakistan census divided Hindus into Jāti (1.6%) and scheduled castes (0.25%).Aft...
Hinduism in Bangladesh
Hinduism is the second largest religious affiliation in Bangladesh, covering more than 8.2% of the population, according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. In terms of population, Bangladesh is t...
Hinduism in Southeast Asia
Hinduism in Southeast Asia gave birth to the former Champa civilization in southern parts of Central Vietnam, Funan in Cambodia, the Khmer Empire in Indochina, Langkasuka Kingdom, Gangga Negara and Ol...
Hinduism in India
Hinduism is a major religion of India, with 80.5% of the population identifying themselves as Hindu. The vast majority of Hindus in India belong to Vaishnavite and Shaivite denominations.The Vedic cul...
Hinduism in Nepal
Hinduism is the major religion of Nepal. In the 2011 census, approximately 81.3 percent of the Nepalese people identified themselves as Hindus. The national calendar of Nepal, Bikram Sambat (B.S.), is...
Hinduism in Canada
Hindus in Canada generally come from one of three groups. The first is primarily made up of Indian immigrants who began arriving in British Columbia about 110 years ago and continue to immigrate today...
Hinduism in the Caribbean
Hinduism is the leading single religion of the Indo-Caribbean communities of the West Indies. Hindus are particularly well represented in Guyana, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago, where they constitut...
Hinduism in the United States
Hinduism is a minority religion in the United States, American Hindus accounting for an estimated 0.5% of total US population. The vast majority of American Hindus are Indian Americans, immigrants fro...
Hinduism in the West Indies
Hinduism is the leading single religion of the Indo-Caribbean communities of the West Indies. Hindus are particularly well represented in Guyana, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago, where they constitut...
Hinduism in Australia
Hinduism in Australia is a minority religion consisting of 276,000 individuals, representing 1.3% of the total population according to the 2011 census (up from 148,119 in the 2006 census). Hinduism is...
Hinduism in Fiji
Hinduism in Fiji has a following primarily among the Indo-Fijians, who are descendants of indentured workers brought to Fiji by the British, as cheap labor for colonial sugarcane plantations. Hindus, ...
Hinduism in New Zealand
Hinduism is one of the fastest growing religions in New Zealand. The number of Hindus has grown from 26,000 in 1996 to 39,627 in 2001. The recently conducted 2006 census showed the number of Hindus to...
Hinduism in the Netherlands
Hinduism is a minority religion in the Netherlands, with around 100,000 adherents out of a population of 16,500,000. Most of these are relatively recent first or second generation "Indo-Surinamese" im...
Anil Dalpat
Anil Dalpat Sonavaria (born September 20, 1963) is the first Hindu ever to play Test cricket for Pakistan. Dalpat was a lower-order batsman and wicket keeper, and represented Pakistan for a brief inte...
Hinduism in Slovakia
Hinduism has a small following in Slovakia.Hindu groups such as Hare Krishna, Yoga in Daily Life, Osho, Sahaja Yoga, Chinmaya mission exists in Slovakia *International Religious Freedom Report 2006,...
Anop Santosh
Anop Ravi Santosh Kumar (Hindi : अनूप रवि संतोष कुमार ) (b.23 June 1991, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan) is a member of the Pakistan U-19 national cricket team. He is a wicketkeeping batsman and plays ...
Arya Samaj in Fiji
The Arya Samaj was the first religious, cultural and educational Fiji Indian organisation established in Fiji. From its inception, in 1904, it attracted the young, educated and progressive Hindus into...
Sobho Gianchandani
Sobho Gianchandani (3 May 1920 – 8 December 2014) was a Pakistani Sindhi social scientist, and revolutionary writer.Gianchandani attended NJV High School, DJ College, and SC Shahani Law College. He wa...
Deepak Perwani
Deepak Perwani (born 1973) (Sindhi: ديپڪ پرواني) is a Pakistani fashion designer and actor. He is a member of the Hindu Sindhi community in Pakistan. Naveen Perwani who is a snooker player, is the...
Kabul Shahi
The Shahi (Devanagari: शाही), Sahi, also called Shahiya or Hindu Shahi dynasties ruled one of the Middle kingdoms of India which included portions of the Kabulistan and the old province of Gandhara (n...
Ayodhya dispute
The Ayodhya dispute (Hindi: अयोध्या विवाद 'Ayōdhyā Vivād' , Urdu: مسئلۂ ایودھیا‎ 'Masʾala-ē Ayōdhyā' ) is a political, historical and socio-religious debate in India, centred on a plot...