IKEA, Yoga, controversy, Rajan Zed, IKEA news, Hindus

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 […]

Durham University, DU, England, Hindus, Hinduism, Rajan Zed, Christianity, theology,

Zed: Hindus given unfair treatment at England’s Durham University

New Delhi, September 20, 2020: Hindus are concerned at what they view as unfair treatment at England’s prestigious Durham University (DU). Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that there was no Hindu chaplain and no dedicated Hindu prayer room at this “multi-cultural, multi-faith” public research university, which according to […]

Diwali, South Africa, Evangelist, Hindus, Hinduism, Hinduphobia, Kavady,

South Africa: Hindus take Evangelists to court over insults and attacks

New Delhi, September 9, 2020: The South Africa Dharma Sabha has launched civil cases against the evangelists Simeon Bradley Chetty and Reverend Llewellyn Joseph for uttering statements deemed offensive to the South African Hindus. The cases have been launched in the Equality Court in the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court. A team of advocates, attorneys, professors, and religious […]

Durham University, DU, England, Hindus, Hinduism, Rajan Zed, Christianity, theology,

Spain brewers association apologizes, recalls poster trivializing Lord Ganesh after Hindu outrage

New Delhi, September 4th, 2020: Association of Spanish Home Brewers (ACCE) has apologized and recalled the poster carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesh to promote its “IPA Day 2020” event to be held in Burgos (Spain) on September 19; which protesting Hindus had called “highly inappropriate”. Manuel Jim., ACCE (Asociación de Cerveceros Caseros Españoles) […]

New York, Lord Shiva, beer, Hindus, Hinduism, Protest

New York breweries apologize and discontinue Lord Shiva beer within hours of Hindu protest

New Delhi, August 25, 2020: Buffalo (New York) based breweries— Pressure Drop Brewing and Big Ditch Brewing Company—apologized and discontinued their collaboration beer “Aqua Shiva” named after Hindu deity; within few hours of Hindu protest. Hindus had called it “highly inappropriate”. Matt Kahn, President & Co-Founder of Big Ditch Brewing Company, in a “joint response” email […]