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After Hindu protest, Spoonflower CEO apologizes, set to remove Hindu gods’ napkins

New Delhi, December 18, 2020: Durham (North Carolina, USA) headquartered “world’s largest custom fabric, wallpaper and home decor digital marketplace” Spoonflower CEO apologized and promised to remove napkins carrying images of various Hindu deities within a day of Hindu protest; which had described these as “highly inappropriate”. Spoonflower CEO Michael Jones, in a statement posted on […]

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Upset Hindus urge IKEA to apologize and withdraw campaign video trivializing yoga

New Delhi, September 26, 2020: Upset Hindus are urging multinational home furnishings retailer IKEA to immediately withdraw its recently launched Australia campaign video “IKEA product pose Yoga” and apologize. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that this video unnecessarily and unreasonably trivialized the ancient and serious discipline of […]

Hindu Temple, Danville, Shanti Mandir, Pennsylvania

Hindu leader asks Philadelphia online retailer to withdraw Hindu deity bedspreads

New Delhi, September 13, 2020: Upset Hindu leader Rajan Zed is urging Wayne (a Philadelphia suburb) based online retailer “4Rissa” to apologize and withdraw bedspreads carrying images of Hindu deities, calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that inappropriate usage of sacred Hindu symbols or deities […]

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Online home giant tenders apology for hurting Hindu sentiments

New Delhi, August 15, 2020: After protests by Hindus online, Boston headquartered online home giant Wayfair has apologized and removed beach-towel carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha, within an hour of protesting Hindus contacting it, calling it “highly inappropriate”. Jane Carpenter, Global Head of Communications of Wayfair, in an email to Hindu statesman Rajan […]