Hindus commend Pope for highlighting “aloofness” of Europe

Hindus have commended His Holiness Pope Francis for highlighting “aloofness” of Europe in his address to European Parliament (EP) in Strasbourg (France) on November 25. “Europe seems to give the impression of being somewhat elderly and haggard, feeling less and less a...

Hindus upset at mounting of Lord Ganesha grotesque on Windsor Chapel

Hindus are upset at placing of carved Lord Ganesha as a grotesque creature on the medieval walls of St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, England; calling it highly inappropriate. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, was critical of this...

Zed pleads Hindus to continue leading in marriage rates

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has appealed to the fellow Hindus to continue leading in marriage rates in USA as compared to other religious groups, and upholding the sanctity of the marriage. Washington DC headquartered Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life, in a past...

Hindus still pushing for Diwali holiday in Millburn schools

Hindus are still pushing for introducing Diwali as a school holiday in New Jersey’s Millburn Township School District (MTSD) despite it receiving only 7.5% of the votes in the recent Survey. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that being in...

Hindus want “Dutch Black Pete” to retire

It was time for the negative, offensive, racist and discriminatory caricature of Black Pete (Zwarte Piet) to vanish from the traditional festivities of Netherlands, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stressed in a statement in Nevada (USA) today. Country of Rembrandt and Van...

Upset Hindus ask apology from TV’s Conan for mocking goddess Kali

Hindus are disturbed over “inappropriate” portrayal of Hindu goddess Kali in a sexual joke on TBS late night Emmy winning television talk show “Conan” and want apologies from all those responsible for it, including host Conan O’Brien, TBS, Turner Broadcasting...

Oregon to have a new Hindu temple

Hindu Educational & Cultural Society of America in Hillsboro (Oregon) is reportedly planning to break ground in Washington county for a Hindu temple in the next few months. It currently runs Portland Balaji Temple in Hillsboro in a rental space and has bought...