Diaspora

Upset Hindus urge Australia fightwear firm to withdraw battling Hindu gods rash guards

Upset Hindus are urging Gosford (New South Wales, Australia) based fightwear firm “Raven Fightwear” for immediate withdrawal of “Battle of the Gods - Hanoman v Ganesha” rashguards displaying images of Hindu deities Lord Ganesha and Lord Hanuman in a battle mode.

SikhsPAC urges Trump to delay inmaking ELD mandatory

Motor Carrier Safety Administration rules mandating Electronic Logging Device (ELD). New truck regulations carry a $2 Billion price tag and are not adequately developed for reliability under mandatory conditions. 

Upset Hindus seek resignation & apology of Kellogg’s CEO for beef non-disclosure
Upset Hindus are seeking resignation and apology of multinational food company Kellogg’s CEO John A. Bryant for non-disclosure of beef in some of its cereals and other products, and immediate recall of all such items from the market.
University of N. Dakota Meditation Center razed--Meditation community sad

University of North Dakota (UND) meditation community was very sad when they saw Lotus Meditation Center (LMC), where they had been meditating for about 20 years, had been taken down and debris being removed when some of them entered the campus today, reports suggest.

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all Washington schools
Hindus are urging all public school districts and private-charter-independent schools in Washington State to close on Diwali, most popular of their festival, which falls on October 19 this year.
Melbourne fashion firm removes Lord Ganesha bootys within 24 hours of Hindu protest

Melbourne (Australia) based fashion label “Soulan Zee” withdrew bootys carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha from its website within less than 24 hours after upset Hindus protested, calling it “highly inappropriate”.

Indian-American girl sues school over gender identity

An eight-year-old Indian-American transgender girl and her family are suing a private school in California for forcing her to dress as a boy and preventing the child from expressing her preferred gender identity.

Zed urged Welsh Government to show fairness to minority religions
 The Welsh Government, whose tagline is “working for a fairer and more prosperous Wales”, has been urged to be fair to minority religions.
Upset Hindus urge Melbourne fashion firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha bootys & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Melbourne (Australia) based fashion label “Soulan Zee” for immediate withdrawal of bootys carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate.

Hindus urge Connecticut town to not prohibit yoga at farm

Hindus are urging Manchester Town in Connecticut not to shut down yoga at a local farm.

Hindus welcome dedicated “spiritual area” in new $276 million Cleveland Cancer Center

Hindus have commended reported inclusion of dedicated “spiritual area for prayer or meditation” inside the recently opened $276 million, seven-story, 377,000-square-foot, multidisciplinary Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center.

Hindus welcome BBC plan to produce films on Hinduism

Shown on BBC One, a new documentary strand of five films a year will reportedly explore faith and ethical issues in all the major religions in stimulating and contemporary new ways, including Hinduism.

Hindus welcome Canadian Catholic monastery hosting yoga programs

 Hindus have welcomed Le Monastère des Augustines in Quebec City (Canada), whose “practices are rooted in the Augustinian Sisters’ mission”, for hosting various yoga programs.

University of Cincinnati offering “Yoga in Its Hindu Matrix” course

University of Cincinnati (UC), public research university, is offering “Yoga in its Hindu Matrix”, a three-credit course in Religious Studies, in the upcoming Fall semester.

Ireland Hindus to ritually immerse Lord Ganesha statue in Derrymore waters

Hindus of Ireland are reportedly planning to immerse Hindu deity Lord Ganesha’s painted clay statue in Derrymore waters on August 26 as a conclusion to Ganesha Chaturthi celebrations.

Hindu Community Center approved in Pennsylvania

Hilltown Township Board of Supervisors in Pennsylvania has reportedly unanimously approved land development plan for Swaminarayan Community Center. 

Indiana planning student-teacher exchange programme with India

Indiana State Superintendent of Education Jennifer McCormick will soon lead a high-powered Indiana delegation to India to develop an international teacher and student exchange programme among the Northern States of India --- Punjab,Haryana, Union Territory Chandigarh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand and Himachal Pradesh. 

Hindus urge Europe to eliminate prejudices against its Roma (Gypsy) populace

NEVADA(USA) : Hindus are urging for immediate end to apartheid conditions of European Roma in view of findings of the recent Pew Research Center (PRC) survey which concluded that “Roma widely rejected” in Central and Eastern Europe.

Hindus seek equality in UK marriage law

NEVADA(USA) : Hindus are seeking equality for minority religions/denominations in United Kingdom (UK) marriage law.

Book on discrimination against Dalits creates buzz in the US

NEW DELHI : A highly anecdotal and touching account of caste-based discrimination in India by an "untouchable born in Andhra Pradesh", who emigrated to the United States at the age of 26, is creating a buzz in publishing circles here.

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