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Now “Catholic Yoga” in America


January 24th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 24 (ANI): World-famous Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago (USA) is offering "Catholic Yoga" classes.The website of this Cathedral, which is both a parish and the seat of the Catholic ... Read more...

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Rajan Zed presented with “Global Civil Rights Award” in USA


August 30th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 30 (ANI): Noted religious statesman Rajan Zed was bestowed with prestigious "Vishwa Nagarik Adhikar Hindu Shiromani Puraskar" (Global Civil Rights Hindu Jewel Award) in California Hinduism Summit in Sunnyvale ... Read more...

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California’s first Hinduism Summit to honor Rajan Zed with “Global Civil Rights” award


July 18th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 18 (ANI): Acclaimed religious statesman Rajan Zed will be honored with "Vishwa Nagrik Adhikar Hindu Shiromani Puraskar" (Global Civil Rights Hindu Jewel Award) at California Hinduism Summit, a gathering ... Read more...

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Hindu opening prayer request denied by Australia House of Representatives


July 11th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 11 (ANI): Well known Hindu leader Rajan Zed's request to read opening prayer in Australia House of Representatives (AHR) has been denied.Replying to Zed's request, AHR Speaker Harry Jenkins ... Read more...

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Hindu prayer request denied by UK House of Lords


June 19th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 19 (ANI): Acclaimed Hindu leader Rajan Zed's request to read opening prayer in House of Lords of United Kingdom has been denied.Replying to Zed's request to House Speaker; James ... Read more...

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Australia’s Tasmania House of Assembly denies Hindu opening prayer request


June 15th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 15 (ANI): A Hindu leader has been denied the request to read the opening prayer of Tasmania House of Assembly of Australia.Clerk of the House of Assembly Peter Alcock, ... Read more...

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Boise City Council had its first Hindu invocation


June 10th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 10 (ANI): City Council of Boise, one of America's top places to live, opened its official meeting with Hindu mantras on June eight, reportedly for the first time since ... Read more...

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Australia’s Victoria Legislative Assembly denies Hindu opening prayer request


April 29th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Apr 29 (ANI): A Hindu leader has been denied the request to read the opening prayer of Victoria Legislative Assembly of Australia.Assembly Speaker Jennifer Lindell, in a response to the ... Read more...

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Canada’s Nova Scotia House of Assembly denies Hindu opening prayer request


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 23 (ANI): A Hindu leader has been denied the request to read the opening prayer of Nova Scotia House of Assembly of Canada.House Speaker Charlie Parker, in a response ... Read more...

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Hindus welcome Catholics to yoga


February 26th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 26 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed Roman Catholics to yoga practice.Holy Name Cathedral Parish (Roman Catholic) on Wabash Avenue in Chicago (USA) has launched weekly 75-minute yoga sessions every Wednesday ... Read more...

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Hindu statesman Zed bestowed with “Vishwa Hindu Ratna” award


July 20th, 2009 - 10:09 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed was given "Vishwa Hindu Ratna Award" (World Hindu Gem Award) at the American Hindu Dharma Sabha, a national gathering of prominent Hindu leaders and activists, near Washington ... Read more...

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Hindu statesman Zed to receive “Vishwa Hindu Ratna” award


July 15th, 2009 - 10:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will be honored with "Vishwa Hindu Ratna" (World Hindu Gem) award at the American Hindu Dharma Sabha, a national gathering of prominent Hindu leaders and activists, near ... Read more...

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“Himachal Day” showcased Himachali heritage in USA


June 17th, 2009 - 10:24 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
First ever Himachal Day in USA was held at Milpitas (California) on June 14, celebrating rich culture and heritage of Himachal Pradesh state of India.It brought few hundred Himachalis and friends of ... Read more...

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“Himachal Day” to showcase Himachali heritage for the first time in USA


June 3rd, 2009 - 10:17 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Himachal Day will be reportedly held for the first time in USA at Milpitas (California) on June 14 to celebrate the culture of Himachal Pradesh state of India.Complete with Himachali dances, culinary ... Read more...

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Hindus and Jews have urged Parliament of Australia to move to multi-faith opening prayers.


May 23rd, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Rajan Zed, acclaimed Hindu statesman; and Rabbi Jonathan B. Freirich, prominent Jewish leader in Nevada and California in USA; in a joint statement, said that since Australian Parliament represented every Australian irrespective ... Read more...

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Obama’s choice of inaugural pastor angers gay activists


January 16th, 2009 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 16 (DPA) US president-elect Barack Obama angered many liberals and the gay community who worked to elect him by choosing a prominent evangelical pastor who has campaigned against abortion and ... Read more...

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Australian House of Representatives deny Hindu prayer request


April 20th, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr 20 (ANI): The Australian House of Representatives has denied Rajan Zed, the internationally acclaimed Hindu chaplains request of reading opening prayer in the House.Deputy clerk of the House Bernard ... Read more...

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‘Love Guru’ producers shouldn’t placate Hindus: Deepak Chopra


April 8th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 8 (IANS) While insisting that the producers of "The Love Guru" should not have placated Hindu protesters by agreeing to pre-screen the Hollywood comedy for them, self-help guru Deepak ... Read more...

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‘The Love Guru’ to be screened for US Hindu leaders


March 17th, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 17 (IANS) After "The Love Guru", billed as the biggest Hollywood comedy this summer, raised the hackles of Indians for allegedly belittling Hinduism, Paramount Pictures has agreed to screen ... Read more...

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Washington State Senate opens session with a Hindu prayer


February 23rd, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by admin
Olympia (Washington State), Feb.23 (ANI): Washington State Senate had its first historic Hindu prayer containing ancient Sanskrit mantras on Friday. Rajan Zed, a prominent Hindu chaplain and Indo-American leader, read out the ... Read more...

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Utah Senate thanks Hindu chaplain for groundbreaking prayer


February 18th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by admin
Reno (Nevada, USA), Feb 18 (ANI): The Utah State Senate has expressed gratitude to Hindu chaplain Rajan Zed for organising the first historical Hindu opening prayer of February 13. In a letter received ... Read more...

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Utah senate opens with Hindu prayer


February 15th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New York, Feb 15(IANS) The senate of Utah, a US state dominated by Mormons, was opened for the first time with a Hindu prayer involving the chanting of Sanskrit mantras. Rajan Zed, ... Read more...

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Hindu prayer in senate of Mormon dominated US state


February 15th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
New York, Feb 15(IANS) Utah, a state dominated by Mormons, created a religious milestone when its senate opened with a Hindu prayer with the chanting of Sanskrit mantras for the first time. ... Read more...

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New Mexico Senate opened with Hindu prayer today for first time


January 29th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by admin
Santa Fe (New Mexico, USA), Jan 29 (ANI):New Mexico State Senate here heard its first Hindu opening prayer today, when prominent Hindu chaplain and Indo-American leader, Rajan Zed, recited Gayatri and other ... Read more...

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Sanskrit mantras to open Colorado State Senate session


December 13th, 2007 - 5:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec.13 (ANI): Colorado State Senate of USA will reverberate with Sanskrit mantras for the first time on January 29. Rajan Zed, a prominent Hindu chaplain, will read the historic opening prayer from ... Read more...

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