AHAD Timeline

AHAD Timeline


AHAD Adds Global Hindu Voice to Protest Against Crass Australian Meat and Livestock Advertisement Depicting Lord Ganesha

AHAD Evolves to Tackle Hate, Bias, Discrimination and Attacks Against Hindus

From watchdog against misrepresentation of Hindu icons, images, deities and culture in mass media, American Hindus Against Defamation is evolving.  The first action in the next phase of AHAD is the Registry to monitor hate, bias, discrimination and attacks against Hindus in America.

Protest: Hinduphobic episode of CNN’s “Believers” by Reza Aslan

AHAD Protests CNN’s Xenophobic and Hinduphobic episode of “Believers” by Reza Aslan  


Destruction of UNESCO Heritage Bujang Valley Site in Malaysia

Protest Destruction of UNESCO Heritage Bujang Valley Site in Malaysia

Protest: Caricature of Hindu Deities to Sell Alcohol in Austin, TX

Caricature of Hindu Deities to sell Alcohol


Original Invite Announcing AHADC

American Hindus Against Defamation (AHAD) is the very first Hindu organization, a watchdog group, anywhere in the world, dedicated to preserve the sanctity of Hindu symbols, icons, culture and customs. AHAD started its life as American Hindus Anti-Defamation Coalition, a project of World Hindu Council of America (VHPA), on March 27, 1997.