Dr. S Jaishankar, Minister of External Affairs , India, USA

EAM Jaishankar to Slovakia and the Czech Republic

New Delhi, June 01, 2022: External Affairs Minister (EAM) Dr. S. Jaishankar will pay an official visit to Slovakia and the Czech Republic from 02-06 June 2022. During his visit to Bratislava from 02-04 June 2022, EAM will call on Eduard Heger, Prime Minister of Slovakia, and will hold bilateral discussions with Ivan Korčok, Minister […]

Clergy urges Starbucks to stop charging extra for plant-based milk alternatives

New Delhi, May 27, 2022: A multi-faith coalition of Christian, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish leaders is urging Starbucks Coffee Company; world’s largest coffee chain; to immediately stop charging extra for plant-based milk alternatives; calling it “unethical” and “unfair”. Senior Episcopal priest Father Thomas W. Blake, high-ranking Greek-Orthodox clergyman in Nevada Father Stephen R. Karcher, distinguished Hindu statesman […]

Rajan Zed set to again recite Hindu Prayers in the various parts of the USA

New Delhi, May 24, 2022:  Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has read invocations (opening prayers) in 109 legislative bodies of Utah, containing Sanskrit hymns from world’s oldest extant scripture. Besides the Utah State Senate and Utah House of Representatives; Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, has read opening-prayers in 17 county commissions/councils, and 90 […]

Hindus call for Diwali holiday in Fresno area schools of California

New Delhi, May 12, 2022: Hindus are urging California’s Fresno-Clovis-Central-Orange Center-Washington School Districts and all private and charter schools of the Fresno area to close on their most popular festival Diwali. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was simply not fair with Hindu pupils in Fresno area schools […]

Hindu Temple, Danville, Shanti Mandir, Pennsylvania

Hindu Temple breaking ground in Pennsylvania

New Delhi, May 08, 2022: A Hindu Temple and community center named “Shanti Mandir” is breaking ground in the Danville area of Pennsylvania on May 15, which is reportedly a million-dollar project. Groundbreaking Ceremony (Bhoomi-Pujan), to honor goddess Bhoomi (Earth), will include Ganesh Puja, Punya Ahvachan (purification process), Navgraha Puja and Maha Aarti. According to reports; […]