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Estonian National Opera urged to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

New Delhi, August 3, 2021: Hindus are urging prestigious Estonian National Opera (Rahvusooper Estonia) in Tallinn to withdraw “La Bayadère” ballet; scheduled for April 09-June 11, 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 Estonian National Opera […]

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University of Auckland attempts to muzzle Hindu voice seeking “Hindu Prayer Room”

New Delhi, August 1, 2021: University of Auckland (UoA) has asked distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed to take his media release down “immediately” from his website and “cease sharing it with others”, which was titled as Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Auckland. Lisa Finucane, University of Auckland Media and Communications Manager, in […]

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Hindu leader denounces “culture strategy” of funding projects which belittle minority religions

New Delhi, July 18, 2021: Governments should not be in the business of using taxpayer’s money to fund projects which patronize sacrilege, blatant belittling of “other” traditions and ridiculing entire communities; distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed emphasized in a statement in Nevada (USA) today. Scottish Government is Strategic Partner of Edinburgh International Festival (EIF) and reportedly recently […]

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Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Auckland

New Delhi, July 15, 2021: Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at University of Auckland (UoA), “New Zealand’s world-ranked university”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that UoA should respond to the requirements of Hindu students to provide designated prayer-meditation hall for rituals, quiet […]

Zippo told to withdraw Hindu God lighters and apologize 

New Delhi, July 13, 2021: Upset Hindus are urging Bradford (Pennsylvania, USA) based Zippo Manufacturing Company to immediately recall Zippo lighters displaying images of Hindu Gods, calling it “highly inappropriate”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that inappropriate usage of sacred Hindu deities or concepts or symbols or […]