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Zed terms Pope’s refusal to meet Dalai Lama “a sad day for interfaith dialogue”

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has described Pope Francis’s reported declination to meet Dalai Lama as “a sad day for interfaith dialogue”. Zed, who is president of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, pointed out that religious leader of Pope’s standing with about 1.2 billion followers, should be more focused on bringing the diverse faiths together ... Read More »

Hindus to back indigenous recognition in Australia’s referendum

Hindus would support the Australian constitutional recognition of nation’s indigenous people in the referendum proposed to be held in 2017. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, urged Hindu Australians to wholeheartedly back recognition of indigenous people, which he said was long overdue. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, stated that it ... Read More »

Christian-Buddhist-Jewish leaders back Hindus in recall of German Shiva gambling slots

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, Christian-Buddhist-Jewish leaders have come out to the support of Hindus who were upset at Germany developed Hindu god Shiva themed slot gambling game titled “Shiva”, calling it highly inappropriate. Reverend Richard L. Smith, a United Church of Christ pastor in Nevada (USA), in a statement, said: I support the protests of Hindus who are offended ... Read More »

Vision Rehabilitation Clinic Inaugurated at Sankara Eye Hospital, Bengaluru

~The Clinic is one amongst the two in the country~ Bengaluru, 10th December, 2014:Sankara Eye Hospital, Bengaluru, one of the premier eye hospitals in the country dedicated towards making India visually wealthy and eliminating needless blindness, has inaugurated Karnataka’s first Vision Rehabilitation Clinic in its premises. The Clinic is one amongst the two in the country. The Clinic was inaugurated ... Read More »

POLICE ATHLETIC LEAGUE AND CITY SIGHTSEEING NEW YORK

TEAM UP FOR ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY AND TOY DRIVE Hundreds of PAL Children Will Enjoy Toys Delivered by Santa himself, alongside Carol Alt, Anthony Laciura, Miss USA 2014 Nia Sanchez, Constantine Maroulis, Police Commissioner William J. Bratton and more on December 13th  WHAT:                 For the fifth consecutive year, CitySightseeing New York, the New York branch of the worldwide leader in sightseeing, will be hosting its ... Read More »

Join the most extraordinary global race – Wings for Life World Run

Compete with runners across countries; run for those who can’t! New Delhi, December 09, 2014: On May 3, 2015, you can join thousands of runners, in the second edition of Wings for Life World Run – a unique run taking place, simultaneously, across 6 continents, and 33 countries. In India, the race will kick off at 4:30 pm local time, from Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Gurgaon, ... Read More »

Nita Ambani launches #grassroots football movement

Football is a life skill. It is wonderful to see India becoming a multi-sport nation. #Grassroots is the soul of ISL. We’ll reach 500,000 children in the first phase: Mrs. Nita Ambani #Grassroots programme will shape NextGen Indian footballers: Mr Salman Khan Reliance Foundation #YoungChamps to shortlist top footballing talent for Residential Scholarships Mumbai, 7th December, 2014: Mrs. Nita Ambani, founder and ... Read More »

Hindus upset at usage of Lord Shiva on slot gambling game

Hindus are upset at Hindu god Shiva themed slot gambling game titled “Shiva”, calling it highly inappropriate. Developed by Merkur Division of Espelkamp (Germany) headquartered Gauselmann Group, “Shiva” slot gambling machine shows a blue four-armed Lord Shiva with dark red lips carrying damru in one hand. This five-reels and 50 win-lines gambling machine, besides Lord Shiva symbol (which substitutes all ... Read More »

Hindus welcome yoga in Oregon public school

Woodrow Wilson High School (WWHS) in Portland (Oregon) is reportedly offering one-of-its-kind Yoga/Mindfulness for-credit year-long course, which is said to be very popular. “…we are fortunate to be able to offer our students a course that incorporates mindful practice and yoga to help with stress management and achieve body awareness, strength and flexibility; improve concentration, focus and attention; find healthy ... Read More »

Hindus hail “Yoga Room” launch at Chicago Midway Airport

Hindus have applauded launching of “Yoga Room” at Chicago Midway International Airport, calling it a “step in the positive direction”. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Chicago O’Hare International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Burlington International Airport Vermont—all in USA, and Helsinki Airport in Finland, already offer yoga facilities. Recently opened “Yoga Room” at Concourse C of Chicago Midway International Airport ... Read More »

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