America celebrate October as Hindu Heritage Month

States cite Hinduism’s ‘significant contribution’ to America through its unique history and heritage

America celebrate October as Hindu Heritage Month
Dr. Yuba Raj Khatiwada, Ambassador of Nepal to the United States

Hindu Heritage Month began in the United States with a grand inaugural program live on Zoom, several YouTube and Facebook channels, and TV/OTT channels including TAG TV in Canada on Oct. 1.

Abhay Sopori

The celebrations were facilitated as several states, including Texas, Florida, New Jersey, Ohio, and Massachusetts, declared October to be Hindu Heritage Month, citing Hinduism's "significant contribution" to America through its unique history and heritage.