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Is there any hope for the Yamuna? (Comment - June 5 is World Environment Day)


June 5th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
The present state of the Yamuna river from Delhi to Agra, a distance of roughly 250 km, is alarming. Described now as a huge sewage canal, Yamuna water is unfit for ... Read more...

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Exhibition recapitulates spiritual master Sohan Qadri’s journey


September 3rd, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Sohan Qadri, one of the country's leading spiritual artists, believed that an artist had to see through the form to break its laws. A rare ... Read more...

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Gayatri Mantra read at Baha’i Ridvan Festival in Nevada


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 3 (ANI): In a remarkable interfaith gesture, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed recited prayer from ancient Hindu scriptures at the '12th day of Ridvan' festival of Baha'is in Reno ... Read more...

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Nevada Assembly in USA opened with Hindu prayer


April 26th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 26 (ANI): Nevada Assembly reverberated with Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures in Carson City, USA, on Monday.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered invocation from Sanskrit scriptures before ... Read more...

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Unique Hindu Baccalaureate Service enters fourth year at Nevada University


April 15th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Apr 15(ANI): Hindu Baccalaureate Service (Dikshant Utsav), held for the first time in Western USA at prestigious University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) in May 2008, enters fourth year on Sunday.Organized by ... Read more...

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When Lord Indra answered the call of Vedas (With Images)


April 15th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panjal (Kerala), April 15 (IANS) The primal Vedic chants that ring across the rolling greens of this village in Thrissur district are a ceremonial invitation to Lord Indra, the god ... Read more...

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Nevada Assembly in USA to open with Hindu prayers


March 12th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 12 (ANI): Nevada Assembly will open with ancient Hindu prayers on April 25 in Carson City.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will recite from Rig-Veda, the oldest scripture of the ... Read more...

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Hindu prayer recited at Catholic youth rally in Nevada


March 6th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Mar 6 (ANI): In a remarkable interfaith gesture, Sixth Annual Catholic Diocesan Youth Rally held on March five in Reno (Nevada, USA), involving Catholic teenagers from all over northern Nevada, heard ... Read more...

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Gayatri Mantra opened University of Nevada ‘Inner-Faith Night’ celebrations


February 25th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 25 (ANI): 'Second Annual Inner-Faith Night' of University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) on February 23 saw various religious groups coming together in dialogue.This unity celebration included dialogue among Christian, Muslim, ... Read more...

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Nevada Senate in USA opens with Gayatri Mantra


February 16th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 16 (ANI): Nevada State Senate reverberated with Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures in Carson City (USA) on February 14.Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered invocation from Sanskrit scriptures ... Read more...

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Catholic nuns & Hindu statesman Zed pray together in USA for “peace and love”


February 14th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 14 (ANI): In a remarkable interfaith gesture, Carmelite nuns and well-known Hindu statesman Rajan Zed prayed together in Reno (Nevada, USA) on February 13 for the "peace and love" ... Read more...

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Both Nevada Senate and Assembly in USA to open with Hindu prayers


January 29th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 29 (ANI): Nevada State Senate and Nevada Assembly will open with ancient Hindu prayers on February 14 and 15 respectively in Carson City.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will recite ... Read more...

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Sparks City Council in Nevada opened with Hindu shlokas


January 25th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 25 (ANI): City Council of Sparks, one of the fastest growing cities of Nevada (USA), started day's business with Sanskrit verses from Rig-Veda, Upanishads, and Bhagavad-Gita on January 24.Distinguished ... Read more...

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Las Vegas City Council in USA opened with Hindu mantras


January 20th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 20 (ANI): City Council of Las Vegas (USA), world's entertainment capital, reverberated with Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures on January 19.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered invocation from ... Read more...

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Martin Luther King Memorial Silver Jubilee Service opened with Gayatri Mantra in Nevada


January 17th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 17 (ANI): The 25th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Interfaith Community Memorial Service in Nevada opened with Gayatri Mantra, most sacred mantra in Hinduism, on January 16.Distinguished Hindu ... Read more...

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Hindus say ‘model’ Royal wedding might bolster dwindling institution of marriage


January 6th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 6 (ANI): Hindus have commended the "model" wedding planned for Prince William and Catherine Middleton of United Kingdom, saying that it might help uplift the institution of marriage ... Read more...

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Goa archbishop quotes from Vedas in pre-New Year address


December 30th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 30 (IANS) Goa archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao has quoted extensively from the Sama Veda, an ancient Hindu scripture, in his pre-New Year address to underline the importance of "unity of ... Read more...

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Veda institute launched in Slovenia


December 28th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 28 (ANI): Institute for Vedic Culture named Gopuram has reportedly been launched in Slovenia to conserve the Vedic heritage and spread it in Slovenia and other countries.Launched by sister-brother ... Read more...

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London shop worker claims to be Marilyn Monroe in past life


December 18th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 18 (ANI): Now a shop assistant of Islington area of Greater London (UK) claims that he was 20th century American icon Marilyn Monroe in past life, according to reports.Chris ... Read more...

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Nevada “Human Rights Day” event opened with Sanskrit mantras


December 12th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 12 (ANI): "Human Rights Day" was celebrated near the City Hall in downtown Reno (Nevada, USA) on December 10.Hindu statesman Rajan Zed opened the event by reading "Gayatri Mantra", ... Read more...

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Las Vegas city council to open with Hindu mantras


November 19th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 19 (ANI): City Council of Las Vegas (USA), world's entertainment capital, will reverberate with Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures on January 19, 2011.Prominent Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will ... Read more...

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Gayatri Mantra opens fundraiser for choreographer’s hip surgery in Nevada


October 25th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Oct 25 (ANI): Eminent Hindu statesman Rajan Zed opened fundraising art auction with Gayatri Mantra in Reno (Nevada, USA) for choreographer Dr. L. Martina Young's hip surgery.Organized by Bone on Bone ... Read more...

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Sanskrit mantras opened 100th anniversary of Scouting event in Nevada


October 17th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 17 (ANI): University of Scouting opened its day of training seminars to commemorate 100th anniversary of Scouting with prayers from ancient Hindu scriptures at Reno (Nevada, USA) on October ... Read more...

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Hindu prayer to open 100th anniversary of Scouting event in Nevada


October 15th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 15 (ANI): University of Scouting will open its day of training seminars to commemorate 100th anniversary of Scouting with prayers from ancient Sanskrit scriptures at Reno (Nevada, USA) on ... Read more...

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Nevada Faith-Based Initiatives Summit opened & closed with ancient Sanskrit prayers


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 22 (ANI): Nevada Faith-Based Initiatives Summit in Reno (Nevada, USA) opened and closed with mantras from ancient Sanskrit scriptures on September 21.Hindu statesman Rajan Zed read from Rig-Veda, oldest ... Read more...

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Nevada Religious Freedom & Unity Day opened with Hindu invocation


September 21st, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 21 (ANI): Nevada Religious Freedom and Unity Day event in Reno (Nevada, USA) on September 19 had Hindu invocation.After event coordinator Reverend Neal T. Anderson, Minister of Unitarian Universalist ... Read more...

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“International Day of Peace” celebrations in Nevada opened with “Gayatri mantra”


September 20th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 20 (ANI): Eminent religious statesman Rajan Zed opened the "International Day of Peace" celebrations in Reno (Nevada, USA) with "Gayatri mantra", the most sacred mantra in Hinduism, on September ... Read more...

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Religious leaders come together for Interfaith Sunrise Prayer Service for World Peace in Nevada


September 13th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 13 (ANI): Various religious leaders prayed for world peace as the sun was rising behind hills at Red Rock Consecrated Sanctuary in Reno (Nevada, USA) on September 12 morning.Hindu ... Read more...

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Hindus welcome world’s growing interest in reincarnation


September 1st, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 1 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed reportedly growing interest of the world into the concept of reincarnation.Lisa Miller, religion editor for Newsweek magazine, writes in the August 27 edition of ... Read more...

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Visalia City Council in California has its first Hindu prayer


August 4th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 4 (ANI): City Council of Visalia (California, USA), one of the fastest growing cities of California, reverberated with Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures on August two, reportedly for ... Read more...

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Hindus laud UN for declaring safe drinking water as human right


July 31st, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 31 (ANI): Hindus have applauded United Nations (UN) General Assembly for declaring safe and clean drinking water as a human right.Calling it a "step in the right direction", Hindu ... Read more...

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Vacaville City Council in California has its first Hindu prayer


July 28th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 28 (ANI): City Council of Vacaville (California, USA), one of the fastest growing areas of the nation, reverberated with Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures on July 27, reportedly ... Read more...

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Hindus critical of rapid global gambling growth


July 22nd, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 22 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized speedy growth of gambling worldwide, which has now reportedly become about 335-billion-dollar industry, and is still expanding.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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City of Phoenix appreciates Zed’s Hindu prayer


July 21st, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada, July 21 (ANI): City of Phoenix, fifth most populated city of USA, has appreciated acclaimed Hindu leader Rajan Zed's invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures opening the City Council meeting on July ... Read more...

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Gayatri and other mantras opened Sparks City Council in Nevada


July 13th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 13 (ANI): City Council of Sparks, one of the fastest growing cities of Nevada (USA), started day's business with Sanskrit verses from Rig-Veda, Upanishads, and Bhagavad-Gita on July 12.Acclaimed ... Read more...

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