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Upset Hindus seek apology from Whole Foods for not being transparent in food labels

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 Hindus are upset at supermarket chain Whole Foods Market (WFM), which claims to “maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry”, for not being transparent enough in ingredients listed on some of the products it sells. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that some products sold at WFM contained gelatin, but source of gelatin ... Read More »

Upset Hindus urge Miami Beach apparel firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha yoga mat & apologize

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Upset Hindus are urging Miami Beach (Florida) based sports apparel firm Platinum Sun Inc. for immediate withdrawal of yoga mat carrying image of Hindu deity Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples or home ... Read More »

Hindus welcome Columbia Metropolitan Airport for offering free yoga classes

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Hindus have welcomed Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in West Columbia (South Carolina) for hosting free yoga classes, calling it “a step in the positive direction”. “Free Yoga at CAE”, asking people to “Come ommm with us!”  on June 21, will include five free yoga classes “in the terminal – overlooking the runway”; and everyone will be provided “a free, brand spanking ... Read More »

Why is the World Insensitive to Elder Abuse?

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World’s best societies are those where women and elderly are safe as these two are the most vulnerable groups – always prone to cruelty and injustice. Now, this yardstick is valid only in utopia states as elder abuse is increasing at an alarming rate all over the world with their rising population. These days newspaper headlines are full of crime against ... Read More »

Landmark £5 million Hindu temple okayed in England

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Planning Committee of Oldham Council in England has reportedly unanimously approved application of Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Bhuj for erecting a Hindu Temple in Oldham. This landmark building will reportedly include prayer hall, multi-function hall, teaching and ancillary spaces, landscaped gardens, a central courtyard, accommodation for visiting Swamis, priest’s quarter, parking. This over 0.5-hectare site was a maintenance depot. According to ... Read More »

Oakley City Council in Utah to open with Hindu prayers 1st time in 86 years on June 10

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Hindu prayers will open the June 10 meeting of Oakley City Council (Utah) for the first time since its incorporation in 1933, containing verses from world’s oldest extant scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Oakley City Council. After Sanskrit delivery, he then will read the English interpretation of the prayers. ... Read More »

6 Reasons to Have a Destination Wedding in Bali

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The uniqueness of Bali has always attracted people from all over the world. From travelers longing for peaceful vacations in its gorgeous landscapes to adventurers hungry to explore new culture and diverse tradition. And now, with destination weddings on the rise, Bali has become one of the most popular spots to say “I do”. Often referred to as Islands of ... Read More »

Utah’s Alpine City Council to start day with Hindu mantras 1st time in 169 years

Hindu prayers will open the June 11 meeting of Alpine City Council in Utah for the first time since its incorporation in 1850, containing verses from world’s oldest extant scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Alpine City Council. After Sanskrit delivery, he then will read the English interpretation of the ... Read More »

ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION CALLS FOR A MULTI-PRONGED ATTACK

Environmental issues somehow don’t seem to raise the adrenaline level in people who are otherwise educated, socially aware, very rational and responsible in their public and private utterances, viewpoints and behaviors.  Their general attitude towards these issues is like, well, it’s all for social activists and government administrators to sort out, as I didn’t cause the problem, it doesn’t affect ... Read More »

Eid Ul Fitr: Time to Cherish the Blessings of Almighty

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The Month of Ramadan is that in which the Quran was reviled, guidance for mankind, proofs of guidance and the criterion of right and wrong. It is the time of fasting for those who are present, It is said that since Allah does not desire hardship for his followers, the follower should complete the period of fasting and magnify Allah ... Read More »

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