Nevada Cesar Chavez Day Committee has urged that one major street in all major cities/towns of Nevada (USA) be renamed as Avenida Cesar Chavez after civil rights icon Cesar Estrada Chavez, whose birthday falls on March 31.
Both Washoe County Commission and City of Reno in Nevada (USA) have proclaimed March 31, 2013 as Cesar Chavez Day, in honor of civil rights icon Cesar Estrada Chavez.
Both proclamations, signed by Washoe County Commission Chairman David Humke and
Thirumurugan Temple in Tawau (Sabah, Malaysia), launched in 1967, reportedly organized elaborate Kumbaahisegam ceremony recently after about a yearlong renovation costing RM 950,000, followed by 24 days of Mandalaabhishegam prayers.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has commended the tradition of washing the feet of others by Pope on Holy Thursday before Easter, and termed it as a nice gesture of humility.
His Holiness Pope Francis will reportedly wash the feet of yout
Hindu mantras will open the “Day of Remembrance” at University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) on April seven in remembrance of lives lost or altered by Holocaust and genocides around the world.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who is President o
Congratulating Most Reverend Justin Welby, 57, on his enthronement as the new 105th Archbishop of Canterbury in a ceremony at the Canterbury Cathedral in England on March 21, Hindus hope that he would patronize interfaith dialogue in the world.
Hindus have commended His Holiness Pope Francis for his call to respect and protect environment at his inaugural mass at Vatican City on March 19.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Pope talkin
Hindus have commended Montgomery County Community College (MCCC) and the Montgomery County Veterans Center in Pennsylvania (USA) for offering free yoga and meditation for female veterans.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in
Expressing shock at the reported gang-rape of a Swiss woman in Madhya Pradesh on March 15 after the recent death of Delhi bus gang-rape victim, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged India to do serious soul searching on the treatment of w
Hindus are upset at recent reported order of an Income Tax Tribunal in Maharashtra that “Hinduism is neither a religion nor Hindus form a religious community”.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said th
Hindus have commended Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, 31, for reportedly turning to yoga to stay healthy, fit and in shape during pregnancy.
A yoga instructor visits Kate several times a week at the Kensington Palace to give her pri
A former Church in Westbrook (Maine, USA), which was purchased in December last by a Hindu group, will reportedly formally open as Maine Hindu Temple in early April.
But worship and chanting services have already started in this Temple, which cal
As a gesture of appreciation to the contributions of area clergy to the broader community, Nevada Museum of Art (NMA) in Reno invited the clergy of Northern Nevada and their spouses for a complimentary tour of the Museum on March 13.
Portishead Primary School students in England recreated and celebrated a Hindu wedding in a workshop recently and it was reportedly an “enriching experience”.
Year three students of the school, who are researching various perspectives of life i
Congratulating Jorge Mario Bergoglio on his election as the 266th Pope Francis, Hindus hope that the he will be more open to reforms and lead efforts at interfaith dialogue.
Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, hop
Reno-Sparks Local Business Co-Op & Green Business Chamber has honored distinguished interfaith leader and Hindu statesman Rajan Zed.
A plaque signed and presented by Dave Asher, Executive Director of the Co-Op & Chamber, at the interfaith cler
City of Sparks (Nevada, USA) has commended distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed for his commitment to interfaith community.
Certificate of Commendation signed by Mayor Geno R. Martini and carrying the City Seal, presented by Martini him
Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple of UK in Tividale, claimed to be the Europe’s biggest Hindu temple, is reportedly planning to raise an about $750,000 yaggyashala.
Reports suggest that incorporating latest technology and ecosystems, this yaggyas
Prestigious University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) has reportedly included the interfaith prayer-room in the design of proposed Student Achievement Center building expected to open in Fall 2015.
Distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, one of the l
Hindus have welcomed Spain’s reported return invitation to Sephardic Jews’ descendants after over 500 years when they fled due to persecution.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, commented that it was a “
Idea of men only Pope’s conclave electing one amongst themselves as the biggest religious leader of the world was simply “out of line” in 21st century, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stated in Nevada (USA) today.
Roman Catholic cardinals (115 men) wil
Hindus have applauded Vernon Board of Education in Connecticut (USA) for approval of offering yoga to fourth graders in its Maple Street School, and have urged all schools in USA to do the same for their pupils.
According to reports, Board of Edu
Congratulating His Holiness Abune Mathias, 71, on his election as the sixth Patriarch of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church headquartered in Addis Ababa, Hindus hope that he would promote interfaith dialogue in the world.
Mathias, who has been se
Hindus are upset at the depiction of Australian cricketer Shane Warne as Lord Ganesh in many Fairfax Media publications dated March third, including Sydney Morning Herald, calling it trivialization of their highly revered deity.
Europe and its museums should return the plundered art and antiquities in their possession to the countries of origin, distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed stated in Nevada (USA) today.
Cultural property, which included art and archaeology
In a remarkable interfaith gesture, Northern Nevada Muslim Community has honored distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed with a “letter of appreciation”, for promoting interfaith dialogue.
This “letter of appreciation” was presented by Northern N
Hindus have commended Glenside Elementary in Reading (Pennsylvania, USA) for reportedly introducing yoga and have urged all schools in USA to do the same for their pupils.
Calling it a “step in the right direction”, distinguished Hindu statesman
Distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed has received recognition from Nevada Lieutenant Governor Brian K. Krolicki and United States Senators Harry Reid and Dean Heller.
Certificate of Senatorial Recognition signed by United States Senator De
We would keep His Holiness Pope Benedict XI and the upcoming Pope in our prayers, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stated in Nevada (USA) today.
Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, paying tributes to Pope Benedict, prai