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Hindus laud District of Columbia for encouraging vegetarianism in schools


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 02 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Council of the District of Columbia (DC) in USA for encouraging vegetarianism in its public schools.According to "Healthy Schools Act" passed by the Council: ... Read more...

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Zed asks fair pay structure for domestic help in India


April 30th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 30 (ANI): India should come up with a fair pay structure for domestic workers, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stated in Nevada (USA) today.To prevent exploitation, India should ensure ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Baha’is on Ridvan


April 29th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 29 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Baha'i communities world over on Ridvan festival, whose 12th concluding day falls on May two.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release ... Read more...

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Hindus condemn dismantling of Gypsy camp in Rome


April 24th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 24 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized the reported dismantling of a Gypsy (Roma) camp in Rome forcing families homeless and some taking refuge in an ancient basilica.Distinguished Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus critical of Hungary for failure to protect its Roma populace


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 22 (ANI): The Hindus have strongly criticized Hungarian government for failing to protect its Roma (Gypsy) population.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said ... Read more...

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Zed blames religious leaders for what Pope warns as “people of God turning non-believers”


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 22 (ANI): Make religion more vibrant, attractive and engaging if you wanted to keep your people in God's fold, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed suggested to organizations and leaders ... Read more...

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Hindus send greetings to Christians on Easter


April 20th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 20 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Christian communities world over for upcoming Easter, which falls on April 24.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Ukraine for taking lead in interfaith dialogue


April 18th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 18 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Ukraine for its reported announcement of hosting an annual international interfaith conference involving leaders of major religions to be called "Kyiv Interfaith Forum".Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Jains on Mahavir Jayanti


April 15th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 15 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Jain communities worldwide for the upcoming Mahavir Jayanti, which falls on April 16.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada ... Read more...

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Hindus urged to take vow on Holi of helping reduce social evils


March 16th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 16 (ANI): Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, sending Holi greetings to one billion Hindus of the world, has urged them each to take a vow of helping the communities ... Read more...

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Hindus call for prayers for Japan quake-tsunami victims


March 13th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 13 (ANI): Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, called for prayers for the victims of Friday's devastating 8.9-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami in ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Baha’is and others on Naw-Ruz


March 11th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 11 (ANI): Hindus have sent early greetings to Baha'i and other communities world over for upcoming Naw-Ruz, which falls on March 21.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release ... Read more...

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Hindus laud European Parliament for “binding standards” to integrate Roma


March 10th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 10 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed European Parliament for resolution binding minimum standards at European Union level to improve the plight of Roma (Gypsies), saying it is a "step in ... Read more...

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Hindus critical of linking Hinduism symbols with Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’ video


March 9th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 9 (ANI): Hindus are critical of 'unnecessary dragging' of Hinduism concepts and symbols with Lady Gaga's recently debuted lead single and title track 'Born This Way' of the upcoming ... Read more...

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Hindus send greetings to Jews on Purim


March 8th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 08 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities world over on Purim, which falls on March 20 this year.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada ... Read more...

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Hindus want comics to accurately portray scriptural heroes and tales


March 7th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 7 (ANI): Hindus have urged the comics' publishers to stay true to the story and spirit of the scriptures while showcasing ancient Hindu scriptural subjects.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, ... Read more...

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Hindus back Catholics’ call for meatless Fridays


March 7th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Mar 7 (ANI): Hindus have supported Roman Catholics' call for giving-up meat on Fridays.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that besides being good ... Read more...

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Hindus send greetings to Irish on St. Patrick’s Day


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 02 (ANI): Hindus have sent early greetings to Irish communities world over for the upcoming St. Patrick's Day celebrations, which falls on March 17.Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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Hinduism discussion welcomed in rural Nevada


February 28th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 28 (ANI): Well known Hindu statesman Rajan Zed spoke about religion in general and Hinduism in particular to a packed house of people belonging to different religions and denominations ... Read more...

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Hindus want Martin Sheen to take up cause of apartheid of European Roma


February 26th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 26 (ANI): Golden Globe winner Hollywood star Martin Sheen (The West Wing) reportedly says that all of Europe and the Spanish government is far beyond the curve in dealing ... Read more...

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Hindus send greetings to Christians on Lent


February 26th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 26 (ANI): Hindus have wished happiness and peace to Christian communities world over for the upcoming Christian season of Lent, which starts March nine.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in ... Read more...

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Hindus call for prayers for New Zealand quake victims


February 24th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 24 (ANI): Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, called for prayers for the victims of Christchurch earthquake in New Zealand.Zed, who is President of ... Read more...

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Hindus upset with goddess Lakshmi image on a Potion promoted as boosting sex


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 22 (ANI): Hindus are upset with image of goddess Lakshmi being used on the bottle of 'Potion 9' 'mood enhancement shots', which some of the sellers are claiming ... Read more...

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Hague approves largest Hindu temple complex in mainland Europe


February 20th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 20 (ANI):Hague in Netherlands will have the largest Hindu temple complex in mainland Europe, according to reports.Hague Mayor and Council have reportedly approved the construction of this about ... Read more...

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Hindus worldwide urged to help needy on Mahashivratri


February 19th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 19 (ANI): Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, sending early Mahashivratri greetings to one billion Hindus of the world, has appealed them each to take a vow of adopting at least ... Read more...

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Canada Government funds film about Hindu Lord Shiva


February 18th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 18 (ANI): Canada Government has reportedly funded a documentary on Lord Shiva, one of the divine trio of the Hindus-Brahma-Vishnu-Shiva.Titled "The Great Night of Shiva", which is premiering on ... Read more...

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Hindus decry derogatory remarks against Roma in Hungarian Parliament


February 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 18 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized reported recent derogatory comments against Roma (Gypsy) community in the Hungarian Parliament.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

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Hindus call Pope’s Roma gesture “a step in the right direction”


February 14th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 14 (ANI): Hindus have described call of His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI for solidarity towards Roma (Gypsies) "a step in the right direction".In his Sunday appearance in St. Peter's ... Read more...

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Hindus greet Buddhists on Magha Puja


February 13th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 13 (ANI): Hindus have sent early greetings to Buddhist communities worldwide for the upcoming Magha Puja day, which falls on February 18.Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release ... Read more...

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UNESCO names Special Envoy to damaged Shiva temple on Thai-Cambodia border


February 12th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 12 (ANI): United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is sending Koichiro Matsuura, former UNESCO Director-General, as its Special Envoy to the damaged Preah Vihear Hindu temple on ... Read more...

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Four gopuras of landmark Shiva temple on Thai-Cambodia border damaged: Hindus concerned


February 9th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 09 (ANI): "Very serious" damage has been caused to four gopuras (towered gateways found at the entrances to temples) of landmark Preah Vihear Shiva temple, according to a Cambodian ... Read more...

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Worcestershire Museum in England to celebrate Holi


February 7th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 7 (ANI): Worcestershire County Museum (WCM) in United Kingdom (UK) is celebrating Hindu festival of Holi in the last week of this month.Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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Hindus upset at damage to landmark Hindu temple by Thai-Cambodian clashes


February 7th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 7 (ANI): Hindus are shocked and upset at the reported damage to 11th century Preah Vihear Hindu Shiva temple complex because of Thai-Cambodian crossfire at their border.Notable Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus denounce Romania proposal of renaming “Roma” as “Gypsy”


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Feb 3 (ANI): Hindus strongly object to reported Romania proposal of officially changing the term "Roma", currently used for its largest minority group, to "Gypsy".Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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Hindus welcome “World Interfaith Harmony Week”


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 3 (ANI): Hindus have applauded the launching of "World Interfaith Harmony Week" by United Nations (UN).Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that ... Read more...

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