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Hindu Education Foundation (HEF), “an educational project” of the Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh

Vedic Foundation (VF), a project of Barsana Dham temple, Austin, Texas formed in 2003


The following articles from prominent outlets of the Indian News Media illustrate the ideological and organizational links between U.S.-based organizations such as the above, and Hindu Supremacist groups based in India such as the RSS.

The following document is a profile of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and provides information about the RSS's exclusionary and discrimantory ideology of Hindu Supremacism ("Hindutva") and also details the RSS's role in the fomenting of, and participation in violent pogroms against religious minorities such as the one in the state of Gujarat in 2002. This document is an appendix to a larger document, "The Foreign Exchange of Hate" which reports on the funding of Hindutva organizations in India by Hindu Supremacist groups that are based in the United States.

Hindutva: The Growth of Violent Hindu Nationalism. Appendix A, "The Foreign Exchange of Hate", Sabrang Communications, Mumbai, 2002.

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