Nevada Assembly Starts Day With Hindu Mantras

Nevada Assembly Starts Day With Hindu Mantras

Carson City, NV…Nevada State Assembly in Carson City started its day with a set of Hindu mantras on May 24, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Assembly. After Sanskrit delivery, he then read the English translation of the prayer. Sanskrit is […]

Multi-Faith Religious Leaders Prayed Together In Reno On Eve Of US General Election

Multi-Faith Religious Leaders Prayed Together In Reno On Eve Of US General Election

Reno, NV…A multi-faith prayer service was held in Reno on November seven, the evening before the General Election of November eight. Various Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Jewish, Atheist, etc., leaders participated in this Service at South Reno United Methodist Church (SRUMC); which was open to all. Besides prayers; it included meditation, greeting one another, lighting of […]

The Pope’s Easter Address Urbi et Orbi 2016.03.27

The Pope’s Easter Address  Urbi et Orbi 2016.03.27

Vatican City….Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Easter! Jesus Christ, the incarnation of God’s mercy, out of love for us, died on the cross, and out of love he rose again from the dead. That is why we proclaim today: Jesus is Lord! His resurrection fulfils the prophecy of the Psalm: God’s mercy endures for ever; […]

St. Mary’s Launched Clinical Pastoral Education

St. Mary’s Launched Clinical Pastoral Education

Reno, NV…Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center (SMRMC) in Reno launched Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) in a gathering on February 11.   Besides SMRMC officials and CPE (interfaith professional education for ministry) students, various religious leaders of the area belonging to diverse religions/denominations also participated in this launch.   According to Chaplain William R. Greaver III, […]

Dr. Martin Luther King Interfaith Service held in Reno

Dr. Martin Luther King Interfaith Service held in Reno

Reno, NV…Interfaith Community Memorial Service for civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in Reno on January 19 began with Sanskrit mantras. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered the invocation from ancient Hindu scriptures—Rig-Veda, Brahadaranyakopanishad, Bhagavad-Gita, Taittiriya Upanishad—reading in Sanskrit and then translating into English. Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, […]

Governor Sandoval congratulates Rajan Zed on his “remarkable achievements”

Governor Sandoval congratulates Rajan Zed on his “remarkable achievements”

Reno, NV… Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has recognized religious statesman Rajan Zed on his “remarkable achievements”. In a signed “Certificate of Recognition” affixed with State of Nevada seal and “Presented to Rajan Zed, religious statesman of Nevada”, Sandoval wrote: “As Governor of the State of Nevada, I commend you on the extraordinary compassion and dedication […]

Christian-Muslim-Hindu-Buddhist-Baha’i leaders bless new Jewish synagogue in Reno

Christian-Muslim-Hindu-Buddhist-Baha’i leaders bless new Jewish synagogue in Reno

Reno, CA…In a remarkable interfaith gesture, leaders of various religions and denominations blessed the new building of a Jewish synagogue in Reno on October 10 evening. Religious leaders of Roman Catholic, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Baha’i, United Methodist, Presbyterian, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Unification Church traditions participated in the dedication ceremony […]