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American upscale fashion retailer Nordstrom has removed swimwear carrying image of Hindu Lord Ganesh from its website after Hindus protested, calling it inappropriate.
“Neiman Marcus”, “Mara Hoffman” and Amazon.com; who also carried “Mara Hoffman” swimwear with Lord Ganesh image;
Hindus feel that something needs to be done urgently to rescue the European women as 62 million of them have reportedly “experienced physical and/or sexual violence since the age of 15”.
A report released by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) on March five revealed wide
Philadelphia Museum of Art in Pennsylvania (USA) has a granite pillared Hindu temple hall (mandapa), dating back to 1550.
At the second floor of the Museum; the pillars, slabs and brackets of this temple hall come from Madurai (India) and depict deities/characters/scenes from Ramayana and
Hindus have welcomed the decision of International Football Association Board (IFAB) for allowing the players to wear head covers.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that “it was a step in the right direction”, although it was long overdue.
Allentown, Pennsylvania’s third most populous city, will have a Hindu temple in the near future.
A former bingo hall near city airport is to be converted to a Hindu temple by International Swaminarayan Satsang Organisation (ISSO).
Reports suggest that this temple complex, which includes
A new $3.2 million Hindu temple is coming up in Charlotte (North Carolina, USA), which is hoped to be ready by early 2015.
According to reports, it is being built in about 20,000 square feet in a campus of 19.5 acres at the same site as existing Hindu Center of Charlotte (HCC) building, and
Hindus want immediate withdrawal of Czech Police coloring book POLDOVY OMALOVANKY, reportedly meant for distribution in kindergartens and primary schools.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it apparently stereotyped Roma, indicating them
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- Hindus urge Kenya’s President Kenyatta to visit Kisumu Sikh Temple to show support to Sikhs
- Romania President Basescu asked to resign on discriminatory Roma remarks
- Hindus urge Anheuser-Bush to change name of popular “Brahma” beer