This year’s General Assembly was hosted by Bhaktivedanta College in the tranquillity of the Ardennes. Their premises are adjacent to the spiritual oasis that is sometimes named ‘India in the Ardennes’: Radhadesh. This year’s General Assembly was hosted by Bhaktivedanta College in the tranquillity of the Ardennes. Their premises are adjacent to the spiritual oasis...
Author: HFB (euzebije brzich)
2021-10-31 PICTURES: Two Protests in Brussels against atrocities towards Hindu minorities in Bangladesh
The Hindu Forum of Belgium (HFB), ISKCON Belgium, and Human Rights Congress for Bangladesh Minorities (HRCBM) held two protests and prayer vigils to demand justice and security for Hindus in Bangladesh who have been subject to repeated violent attacks in Bangladesh.
2021-10-28 Meeting with H.E. Mr. Mahbub Hassan Saleh, Bangladeshi ambassador
The delegation expressed their concern about the lack of protection for Hindus in Bangladesh and handed over several letters from different organizations to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh requesting the Government to give proper protection to Hindu Temples, Businesses, and Community Centers, impart Justice to the perpetrators of the attacks and help rebuild the Temples destroyed. As well as help the families that lost members in the attacks.
2021-10-13 Two Protests in Brussels against atrocities towards Hindu minorities in Bangladesh
Two protests against the recent spate of violence against innocent Hindus in Bangladesh will be held: (1) Friday, 29 October in front of the Bangladesh Embassy in Brussels and (2) Sunday 31 October at Schumann Square in Brussels.
2021-09-08 Hindu Forum Belgium meets his excellency Mr. Santosh Jha, ambassador of India to Belgium
On the 8th of September, the board members of the Hindu Forum of Belgium were received by his excellency Mr. Santosh Jha, ambassador of India to Belgium. Ravinder Singh, president of HFB, started by thanking the ambassador for his prompt action regarding a picture of Ganesh on the label of a bottle of a beverage containing alcohol.
2021-08-15 Belgium’s Iconic Building Lights Up In Tricolour, Marks India’s 75th Independence Day
Brussels, Belgium: Belgium’s iconic building “Chateau de Petite Somme” also known as “Radhadesh” illuminated in Tricolour on the occasion of India’s 75th Independence Day. Chateau de Petite Somme is situated in Belgium’s hills of Ardennes and houses the Krishna temple.
2021-05-26 Meeting in the HFB head office
On Wednesday the 16th of September the new Board of Directors of the HFB and the Executive team had their first meeting in the HFB head office at Avenue d’Auderghem 197, Etterbeek-Brussels. Topics such as criteria for new members, benefits of being part of the HFB, benefits of being recognized as a religion, a newsletter,...
2021-04-07 Request for official recognition of Hinduism in Belgium
In February 2013 Hindu Forum of Belgium officially applied for recognition of Hinduism in Belgium, by introducing a request with an extensive file to the minister of Justice. You can view that file here in three languages, as well as letters of support that the Hindu Forum of Belgium received afterward.
2020-09-06 Annual General Assembly
We want to congratulate the newly elected, re-elected members and the executive team, wishing them all the best of carrying out this very important task of representing the various member-Hindu organisations to the Belgian Government, media, Religious leaders, as well as to the public in general.