Hindus call for apology by Texas A&M for inaction on harassment of Hindu students

New Delhi, November 27, 2021: Calling for accountability and respect, perturbed Hindus are seeking apology from Texas A&M University (TAMU) for failing to take any concrete action to resolve the issue of reported “harassment and discrimination” of its Hindu students. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was […]

Rajan Zed to read Sanskrit prayers at “Abdu’l-Baha’ Ascension Centenary

New Delhi, November 22, 2021: As a remarkable interfaith gesture, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver prayer from ancient Sanskrit scriptures at the event to commemorate “The Centenary of the Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha’”, head of the Baha’i Faith from 1892 to 1921, in Reno (Nevada) on November 28. Zed, who is President of Universal […]

After Hindu protest, culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère” dropped from England Theatre

New Delhi, November 21, 2021: Ballet “La Bayadère” will not be held at Brook Theatre in Chatham (England) as earlier scheduled (for March 25-27, 2022), after Hindus protested saying it “seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions”. A spokesperson of Medway Council (which runs Brook Theatre), in an email to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, […]

Etsy removes Goddess Kali Cereal T-shirt within 17-hours of Hindu protest

New Delhi, November 12, 2021: Brooklyn (New York) headquartered e-commerce company Etsy, Inc. removed Goddess Kali Cereal T-shirt, displaying image of Kali seemingly promoting a cereal of blood fortified with human skulls; within 17-hours of Hindu protest, who called it “highly inappropriate” and a desecration. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who spearheaded the protest, in […]

La Bayadère,Brook Theatre , Chatham

Hindus urge Chatham’s Brook Theatre to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

New Delhi, November 8, 2021: Hindus are urging the Brook Theatre in Chatham (England) to withdraw “La Bayadère” ballet; scheduled for March 25-27, 2022; which they feel seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that taxpayer-funded and Council run institution like Brook […]

La Bayadère,Brook Theatre , Chatham

Sukmawati Sukarnoputri, daughter of Indonesia’s founding father embraces Hinduism (Video)

New Delhi, October 31, 2021: Indonesia’s founding father Sukarno’s daughter Sukmawati Sukarnoputri embraced Hinduism this week. Her son, Muhammad Putera, also accompanied her mother in the run-up to the conversion ceremony. The religious conversion to Hinduism began with Sudi Wadani, and was held on October 26, 2021, in Singaraja, Buleleng. In a statement Sukmawati Sukarnoputri […]