Highly insensitive for a Swiss burger chain using “Holy Cow” name

Hindus think that it is highly insensitive for a restaurant chain in Switzerland selling beef burgers and naming itself “Holy Cow”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that cow, the seat of many deities, was sacred and had long been venerated in Hinduism. It appeared to be a […]

Upset Hindus seek apology from Whole Foods for not being transparent in food labels

Hindus are upset at supermarket chain Whole Foods Market (WFM), which claims to “maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry”, for not being transparent enough in ingredients listed on some of the products it sells. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that some products sold at WFM contained […]

Virginia brewery apologizes for Hanuman beer after Hindu protest

Salem (Virginia) based Olde Salem Brewing Company apologized after Hindu protest over its beer carrying the name of Hindu deity Lord Hanuman, calling it “highly inappropriate”. Owner Sean Turk, in a Company statement emailed today to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who spearheaded the protest, wrote: “…When naming our Spanish milk stout “Hanuman” we were […]

Steve Jobs’ Hinduism Connection, Founder of Apple believed in Karma

We all know Steve Jobs as the greatest businessman the world ever had. But the great fact behind his success and philosophy of business was his belief on Karma, result of our actions. Steve Jobs, Founder of Apple, who left the world on October 5, 2011, revealed this secret during his famous speech “Stay Hungry, […]

England brewery apologizes & removes “Om” from beer bottles after Hindu protest

Congleton (Cheshire, England) based microbrewery Cheshire Brewhouse apologized and agreed to remove sacred Hindu symbol “Om” from its beer labels after Hindus protested, calling it “highly inappropriate”. Shane Swindells, Head Brewer and Owner of The Cheshire Brewhouse, in an email to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed who spearheaded the protest, wrote: I now understand the […]

Upset Hindus urge Marvel to apologize over X-Man calling Hindu temple as fake house of worship

In the recently released Marvel comic “Uncanny X-Men (2018-) #5”, X-Man apparently destroyed sacred ancient Sree Padmanabha Swamy Hindu Temple in Thiruvananthapuram (India), as part of his efforts to “save the world”. “I cleansed the world of its fake houses of worship and false prophets”, X-Man declares after apparent destruction of this Hindu temple dedicated […]

Hindus seek apology from London Royal Opera House for hosting culturally insensitive ballet

Hindus are seeking apology from London’s Royal Opera House (ROH) for hosting “La Bayadère” ballet, which, they said, reportedly trivialized Eastern religious traditions. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that publicly funded Royal Opera House should not be in the business of callously promoting appropriation of traditions, elements […]

Campbell’s admits beef in Diwali recipes inappropriate & removes it after Hindu protest

Global food company Campbell’s has removed “Diwali Inspired Recipes”, which listed a beef recipe, from its website after Hindus protested calling it highly insensitive. In an email to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who spearheaded this protest, Director of Diversity and Inclusion of Campbell Soup Company Elizabeth Campbell, wrote on November two: we recognize that […]

Hindus seek apology from Campbell’s for hurt feelings by linking Diwali with beef

Hindus are seeking apology from global food company Campbell’s for listing a beef recipe under “Diwali Inspired Recipes” stating “Celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, this autumn with Campbell’s Kitchen’s collection of inspired recipes” on their website. “Stir-fried beef” is part of “Spicy Beef & Broccoli Pinwheels” which is listed among “most popular” five […]

Welcoming Jonas-Chopra engagement, Hindus urge Nick to be more plugged into Hinduism

Welcoming the engagement of American singer Nick Jonas with Bollywood-Hollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, Hindus are urging Jonas to be more conversant with Hinduism and its concepts for the better foundation of the union. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, commended the couple for reportedly going through hours-long ancient Hindu pooja […]

Trivialization of Hinduism in Ubisoft’s upcoming game “Beyond Good & Evil 2”

Concerned about trivialization; Hindus are urging French video game publisher Ubisoft to depict Hindu deities, temples, traditions, terminology and concepts with respect and accuracy in upcoming video-game “Beyond Good and Evil 2”. In this action-adventure video game to be published by Ubisoft, Hinduism is reportedly going to play a pivotal role in the narrative, with […]

“Hard Rock” apologizes & removes “Hindu Pizza” after Hindu protest

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana (Dominican Republic), which had a “Hindu Pizza” on its menu containing “chicken tikka masala with yogurt, cilantro and mint”, has removed the pizza and apologized to the protesting Hindus. Anmarí Pérez, Customer Care Manager of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, in an email to distinguished […]

“Hard Rock” sells “Hindu Pizza”, upsetting Hindus

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) has a “Hindu” pizza on its menu containing “chicken tikka masala with yogurt, cilantro and mint”, which has upset the Hindus. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, termed it as a trivialization of the oldest and third largest religion of […]

Hindus planning to urge Macy’s, Footlocker, etc., to not carry Pharrell-Adidas Holi shoes

As American singer Pharrell Williams and multinational sportswear corporation Adidas had been ignoring to rename their collaboratively launched Holi footwear and apologize, upset Hindus may plan to urge various retailers not to carry their Holi shoes. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that if Adidas and Pharrell Williams […]

Holi shoes by Pharrell Williams & Adidas are “inappropriate”

Hindus feel that Holi footwear collaboratively launched by American singer Pharrell Williams and multinational sportswear corporation Adidas is trivialization of traditions-concepts-symbols-beliefs of Hinduism. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, urged Pharrell Williams and Adidas CEO Kasper Rorsted to rename their Holi shoes which many Hindus felt were highly insensitive as […]

Hindus upset at Toyota Super Bowl ad for belittling Hinduism

Hindus are upset at Toyota Tundra Super Bowl halftime commercial “We’re All One Team”, apparently attempting to show unity of world religions, for failure to include representation of Hinduism, world’s third largest religion. This commercial; in Super Bowl LII football championship played in Minneapolis on February four; depicts Christian, Muslim, Buddhist and Jewish religious figures. […]

Rajan Zed denounces “Fight of Gods” videogame for trivializing religion

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has censured “Fight of Gods” video game released on September four, saying that it trivializes some highly revered religious figures. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in Nevada today, pointed out that unnecessarily dragging religious figures into battle, who were greatly revered by the […]

Hindus upset as Unilever cannot guarantee whether some of its products contain beef

Upset Hindus are seeking official apology from Dutch-British transnational consumer goods company Unilever’s CEO Paul Polman for non-disclosure of beef in some of its products; and immediate recall of all such food items. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was shocking for Hindus to learn that […]

Zed suggests Justin Bieber to withdraw to a Himalayan cave & attempt samadhi

In view of reports of Canadian singer Justin Bieber going to a two-week yoga retreat seeking peace, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed is suggesting him to instead withdraw to a Himalayan cave and try to attain samadhi on his own through yoga & meditation. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a […]

Upset Hindus seek apology from Wrigley for non-disclosure of beef in various candies

Upset Hindus are seeking official apology from President of Wrigley, said to be the largest manufacturer and marketer of chewing gum in the world, for non-disclosure of beef in some of its products; and immediate recall of all such items. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was […]