|The Hindus of South Africa||
The Hindus constitute the largest religious group of the Indian population of South Africa, being a little over sixty per cent The other forty per cent. is made up of Moslems, Christians and Buddhists. The Hindus fall into two major sections and divide into four linguistic groups.
|Surat Hindoo Association||
THE forefathers of the Surat Hindus of South Africa came to this country as free passengers towards the end of the nineteenth century. Most of them did not bring their families with them so they lived a single life. They used to visit the mother-country every three or four years.
|Surat Arya Bhajan Mandal|
Selva Sannidhi Murugan Temple at Thondaimanaru is situated about twenty miles north of Jaffna.
The Hare Krishna Movement launched its first Ratha-yatra festival in Chatsworth Durban.
|Muruga and his consorts||
Murugan had two wives. The first one is Devasana (also called Devayani), the daughter of Lord Indra and his second wife is Valli, the daughter ...
|India - The Communities that form the World's Largest Democracy||
It is one of the two nation states which came into existence on.....
|CONTESTING MEANINGS AND AUTHENTICITY: INDIAN ISLAM AND MUHARRAM "PERFORMANCES" IN DURBAN, 2002||
This paper examines Muharram rituals in present-day Indian Islam in South Africa.
|Chariot at the Umbilo Road Temple||
The original building is the first recorded public Hindu temple to have ... The Kavadi procession, began from the banks of the Umbilo River.
|Bisram Rambilass newspaper cuttings||
Call for Hindus to thread boldly
APS host social reformer
Call for extension of indological studies
Memo to constitution body
|A hindi-speaking hindu marriage an ethnographic description||
This study attempts to give an ethnographic description ot a Hindu marriage which characterizes the orthodox Hindi speaking section of the community and whose religious....