University of Nevada holds unique Hindu Baccalaureate Service

Unique, one of a kind baccalaureate service in the world, was held at University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) in USA on April 27 evening. “Seventh Annual Hindu Baccalaureate Service of UNR (Dikshant Utsav)” blessed the graduating class in the traditional Hindu style, complete with applying tilak (religious mark) on the foreheads of graduates, participatory reading of […]

Sanskrit mantras to open Holocaust “Day of Remembrance” at University of Nevada

Hindu mantras will open the “Day of Remembrance” at University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) on April seven in remembrance of lives lost or altered by Holocaust and genocides around the world. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism,  will deliver this invocation from Rig-Veda, the oldest scripture of the world still […]

University of Nevada to hold Diwali Utsav

University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) in USA is celebrating “Diwali Utsav” on October 30, 2011. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will open the Utsav (festival) with prayers and lamp-lighting while famous musician Jim Eaglesmith will lead a bhajan with guitar and the audience will chant after him. According to Dharshini Balasubramaniyan, President of Utsav organizer Indian Student […]