religion

8 pundits challenge Sat’s son for SDMS leadership: Fight for Maha Sabha

Eight pun­dits of the Sanatan Dhar­ma Ma­ha Sab­ha (SDMS) have sig­nalled their in­ten­tion to take le­gal ac­tion against two ex­ec­u­tive mem­bers who they claimed as­sumed the two main po­si­tions in the or­gan­i­sa­tion af­ter the deaths of the pre­vi­ous of­fice hold­ers. 

Hindu community prays for the nation

Members of the Hindu Community recently held a special prayer event in which they offered up prayers for Trinidad and Tobago.

The event—which was held to observe the Hindu Solar Festival “Makar Sankranti”—took place on Sunday, January 19th 2020, at the Chaguanas Hindu Temple situated at the corner of Cumberbatch Street and the Main Road, Chaguanas.

Trini-Canadian to build Hanuman Temple in Tobago

Trinidad-born Cana­di­an Ma­han­tji Dr Bal­li­ram Chadee has been spread­ing the mes­sage, ideals and work of Lord Hanu­man through­out the world for the past 15 years.

His spir­i­tu­al jour­ney, which took flight at the age of 40, in­spired him to es­tab­lish the first Hanu­man char­i­ty or­gan­i­sa­tion in Cana­da, the Hanu­man Mis­sion, where he has been able to reach and help thou­sands of peo­ple.

Carmelite Sisters: God will answer our prayers

The Cor­pus Christi Carmelite Sis­ters of the Eu­charis­tic and There­sian spir­i­tu­al­i­ty have vowed to push on with their work de­spite their fi­nan­cial hard­ships.

In an un­ex­pect­ed move last March, the com­mu­ni­ty has had its Gov­ern­ment fund­ing slashed. The move has hin­dered the dai­ly op­er­a­tions of the 28 Sis­ters who have ded­i­cat­ed their lives to help­ing the un­der­priv­i­leged, spe­cial needs, men­tal­ly chal­lenged and prob­lem­at­ic chil­dren, as well as the el­der­ly in this coun­try.

Archbishop reminds priests need support, give a little more

Do you want to give your lo­cal Ro­man Catholic priest a Christ­mas bonus?

Then give gen­er­ous­ly to the Christ­mas col­lec­tion at the church, as the en­tire amount re­ceived goes to­ward the priests, Arch­bish­op Ja­son Gor­don has said.

The en­tire East­er and Christ­mas col­lec­tions go to­ward sup­port­ing the cler­gy, Gor­don said dur­ing an in­ter­view in this week’s pub­li­ca­tion of the Catholic News.

Since 2015, the av­er­age amount col­lect­ed from all the Ro­man Catholic church­es around the coun­try dur­ing Christ­mas has been $1.5 mil­lion.

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