Hindus condemn vandalizing of Ten Commandments at Oklahoma Capitol

Hindus have strongly condemned the vandalizing of Ten Commandments monument on the Oklahoma State Capitol grounds in Oklahoma City, reportedly erected in 2012. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that they were appalled to learn about the...

Upset Hindus urge withdrawal of Lord Vishnu beer of Brazil

Upset Hindus have urged Brazil based Cervejaria Colorado to apologize and withdraw its India Pale Ale beer carrying the name of Lord Vishnu, calling it highly inappropriate. This beer, named as Vishnu, is described on the company website as: “Vishnu, in addition to...

New Jersey museum exhibiting artworks devoted to Hindu god Siva

Hunterdon Art Museum (HAM) in Clinton (New Jersey, USA) is showing an exhibition containing several artworks devoted to Hindu deity Siva. The exhibition, titled “The Consciousness of Infinite Goodness” by Giovanna Cecchetti will run until January four next. One of its...

Oregon State University to teach Hinduism

Oregon State University (OSU) is launching religious studies major in the upcoming winter term and it shall include various Hinduism courses. “One area of emphasis is on the religions of Southeast Asia, including Budhhism, Hinduism and Islam”, according to an OSU...

Boston Museum of Fine Arts celebrating Diwali

Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFAB) is celebrating Diwali, Hindu festival of lights, on October 22. This free event will include dance performances, creating rangoli designs, “Diwali around the World” presentation and talks. Hindus statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in...

Lutheran college in Iowa to celebrate Hindu Diwali

Luther College; a college of the Lutheran Church affiliated to Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, a Christian denomination; will celebrate Hindu festival of lights Diwali on October 26. The Diwali program will be followed by refreshments and “a time for...

Hindus commend Malaysia Govt. for Deepavali gift to prisoners

Hindus have commended Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak lead Malaysian Government for the Deepavali gift of family visits to the prisoners and inmates. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was a nice gesture on the part of...

New York’s Queens Museum exhibiting Hindu deities

Queens Museum in New York is displaying various Hindu deities in its “Sacred Waters” exhibition, which is open till November two. It includes a collection of Hindu offerings from Jamaica Bay, with plaques informing the significance of the each deity. Museum is also...