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Hindus welcome 3-fold increase in meditation use for complementary health in US

The use of meditation as a complementary health approach increased more than threefold from 4.1% in 2012 to 14.2% in 2017 in US, according to a report published on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website on November eight quoting National Health Interview Survey (NHIS). This Survey points that in recent years, the practice of meditation has become more ... Read More »

Centers for Disease Control attests Yoga as “most popular complementary health approach” in US

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Yoga is the most popular complementary health approach in the United States – used by 14.3% of the adult population, or 35.2 million people”, according to a statement published on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website on November eight quoting National Health Interview Survey (NHIS). The use of yoga increased from 9.5% to 14.3% between 2012 to 2017 ... Read More »

Multi-faith service held in Nevada to express solidarity with Pittsburgh & Jewish community

At the candlelighting at Solidarity ... manu-El, Reno

A multi-faith service to express “Solidarity With Pittsburgh and the Jewish Community” was held at Temple Emanu-El, Nevada’s oldest Jewish congregation, in Reno, on October 30 evening. Few hundred religious-community-civic leaders and others from northern Nevada attended the service. It included various prayers, remarks, candle-lighting, etc. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, and ... Read More »

Hindus urge Trinidad & Tobago to restore visa of Hinduism students

Trinidad & Tobago

Hindus have urged Trinidad and Tobago to immediately restore the visa of three Jamaican students who were reportedly denied student permits to study Hinduism in Couva. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, urged President Paula-Mae Weekes, Prime Minister Keith Christopher Rowley, Education Minister Anthony Garcia and National Security Minister Stuart Richard Young to seriously ... Read More »

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at Columbia University

Columbia University

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at Columbia University, a world-class educational institution in Upper Manhattan (New York) founded in 1754. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Columbia should respond to the requirements of Hindu students to provide designated prayer-meditation hall for rituals, quiet reflection, festivals and spiritual exercise; which ... Read More »

Religare Health Insurance (RHI) launches an awareness campaign against slow poisoning

Low quality food consumption in India survey

Consumption of food items wrapped in newspapers may have hazardous impact October 26th2018 , New Delhi: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) recently issued an advisory citing that the consumption of food wrapped in newspapers is injurious to health and its usage should be prohibited. In a bid to generate awareness amongst people about the harmful impact of ... Read More »

Upset Hindus urge England brewery to withdraw Lord Ganesh beer & apologize

Ganesh beer, Wishbone Brewery, UK

Upset Hindus are urging Keighley (West Yorkshire, England) based Wishbone Brewery to apologize and withdraw its Ganesh beer; calling it highly inappropriate. “Ganesh” (a well-known Hindu deity) is described on the Brewery website as “a Lime & Grape infused Wit-style beer with Coriander & hints of Camomile, hopped with Nelson Sauvin & Motueka, Unfined and hazy 4.5%”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, ... Read More »

Hindus disheartened at Sydney Anglican Church banning yoga

Sydney Anglicans

Hindus are disappointed over recently held Synod of Sydney Anglican Diocese (SAD) reportedly banning yoga classes on the church property. This reported ban means no yoga on over 400 Anglican churches/congregations and 41 schools/colleges across Sydney Metropolitan, Blue Mountains, Southern Highlands, South Coast and Illawarra areas. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, urged SAD lead ... Read More »

Are you the disrupter or the disrupted?

Exponential organization infographic-Eng

The world of business is changing, and it is changing fast. With the ever changing concept of businesses these days, there is an increase in buying and selling of businesses around the world. However, we can no longer deny the power of a disruptive companies and business concepts that will forever change the way we humans interact, live or work. ... Read More »

Save the Atlantic Coastal islands, before it’s too late

plastic garbage

The throughput of Plastics is vast, versatile and pragmatic making them one of the most essential elements in our daily life. However, the present plastic consumption prototype induces huge of amount of wastes impacting the environment together with the socio-economic consequences. Out of all landforms, the coastal areas get affected deeply because of their location of the land-based source. The ... Read More »

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