Maryland to have new Lord Krishna temple

A new Hare Krishna temple is being constructed in Catonsville (Maryland), which is expected to be ready within two years. This new two-storey 12,000 square-foot temple with a dome on top, besides the sanctuary with deities of Sri Sri Radha Krishna installed on the altar; will also include an extensive library, classrooms, greenhouse, water-fountains, elaborate […]

Maryland Hanuman Temple to be consecrated in August (Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya Temple)

Maryland Hanuman Temple to be consecrated in August 2014 (Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya Temple).. Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya Temple (SBAT) in Ijamsville (Maryland), currently under construction on a 43-acre lot, will be consecrated on August 31. Religious and cultural programs will form part of its Maha Kumbhabhishekam ceremonies from August 29 to September one; including poojas, homams, […]

Laurel in Maryland becomes 13th US city to declare Oct 25 as “Rajan Zed Day”

City of Laurel in Maryland has become the 13th city in USA to declare October 25 as “Rajan Zed Day” after distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism. Cities of Hartford (Connecticut), Taylorsville (Utah), Madera (California), Sparks (Nevada), Chowchilla (California), Sanger (California), Exeter (California), Tulare (California), Santee (California), Dos […]

Frederick in Maryland becomes 12th US city to declare Oct 25 as “Rajan Zed Day”

City of Frederick in Maryland has become the 12th city in USA to declare October 25 as “Rajan Zed Day” after distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism. Cities of Hartford (Connecticut), Taylorsville (Utah), Madera (California), Sparks (Nevada), Chowchilla (California), Sanger (California), Exeter (California), Tulare (California), Santee (California), Dos […]

City of Frederick in Maryland applauds Hindu statesman Zed’s contributions

City of Frederick in Maryland (USA) has applauded distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed’s contributions “to better the lives of others”. A testimonial signed by Mayor Randy McClement and carrying the city seal and presented to Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, said: “We applaud the contributions you make to better the lives […]

Hindu mantras open Maryland’s Laurel City Council 1st time in 144 years

Laurel City Council in Maryland (USA), incorporated in 1870, had its first historic Hindu invocation on June 23 evening, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered the opening prayer from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the City Council. After Sanskrit delivery, he then read the English translation of the prayer. […]

Maryland’s Laurel City Council opening with Hindu prayer 1st time in 144 years

Laurel City Council in Maryland (USA), incorporated in 1870, will have its first historic Hindu opening prayer on June 23, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the City Council. After Sanskrit delivery, he then will read the English translation of […]

Maryland’s Frederick having 1st Hindu prayer in 197 years

Board of Aldermen of Frederick, second-largest city of Maryland (USA) founded in 1745 and incorporated in 1817, will open with Hindu prayers on June 19 reportedly for the first time. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Board of Aldermen. After Sanskrit delivery, he then will read […]