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Mumbai couple to meet Abhi-Ash ( Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) in London

Mumbai, Sept 7 (IBNS) Mumbaikar Peter Fanendis is beaming with joy as his wife Lurden strikes once again with a meeting with Bollywood’s popular couple Abhishek and Aishwarya in London. Well, who would not be happy to have a wife who has all the luck and charm to win contests and turn the family’s destiny! Lurden, a simple housewife from Borivali and a mother of two children, is a complete go getter.

Dharma Satsang by FHA on 12 th September 2010

Forum for Hindu Awakening invites you to a Dharma satsang on Bhadrapad Shukla Panchami, 12 th September 2010, 7.30 to 8.30 pm EST time (US time). The satsang will be held via phone conference. Phone Number: 1-218-936-4141 Participant code: 443194 Please try to log on 5 minutes before the satsang time. The aim of these Dharma satsangs is to: Enhance our understanding of Hindu (Sanatan) Dharma concepts and practices, and the unique spiritual science underlying them. Discuss latest assaults on Hindu Dharma and awareness drives to preserve Hinduism This Dharma Satsang will consi

Hindus & Jews urge Pope to halt Roma demolitions in Italy

Hindus and Jews have urged His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI to urgently intervene and try to stop the proposed demolition of Roma (Gypsy) settlements in Italy. According to reports, Rome has planned to demolish 200 Roma settlements, resulting in making thousands of Roma, including women and children, homeless, and losing their possessions, jobs, etc. Many of their children attended schools. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed and Rabbi Jonathan B.

Uzbekistan President’s call for strengthening inter-religious accord welcomed

Hindus have welcomed Uzbekistan President’s call for strengthening inter-religious accord. In his address at the festive ceremony dedicated to the 19th anniversary of Uzbekistan independence, President Islam Karimov gave a call to "further strengthen the interethnic and inter-religious accord, tolerance in the society". Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, welcoming Karimov’s gesture of strengthening inter-religious accord and tolerance, said that despite our seriously different beliefs, we should all learn to live together in peace, brother

Spirituality could be India’s greatest export

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged India to spread its rich philosophy and spirituality abroad. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that India was a storehouse of ancient wisdom.

New York’s famed Rubin Museum celebrating Lord Ganesh in September

Prestigious Rubin Museum of Art (RMA) in New York (USA) is celebrating Lord Ganesh during September in view of Ganesh-Chaturthi falling this month. It has invited families to sculpt clay Ganesh, hear Ganesh stories, make flower garlands and sweets for Ganesh and join in a procession around the Museum. Its “Visions of the Cosmos” exhibition, which ended May 10, reportedly exhibited various Hindu artworks, including “The Churning of the Ocean”. Applauding Rubin Museum for celebrating Lord Ganesh and exhibiting Hindu focused art, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a

Hindus greet Jews on Rosh ha-Shanah

Hindus have sent greetings to Jewish communities world over for Jewish New Year of Rosh ha-Shanah, celebrations for which will be held during September 8-10. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, expressed warmest greetings on the upcoming Rosh ha-Shanah, wishing happiness, health, peace, joy, prosperity, blessings and good times to all the Jews.

Hindus greet Jews on Yom Kippur

Hindus have sent early greetings to Jewish communities world over for the holy day of Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), the most important day in the Jewish liturgical year, which will be observed on September 17-18 this year. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, expressed warmest greetings on the upcoming Yom Kippur, wishing peace and reflection to all the Jews. Rajan Zed, who is the President of Universal Society of Hinduism, stressed that all religions should work together for a just and peaceful world.

The famous Rubin Museum, New York will transform into “peace lab” on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday

Prestigious Rubin Museum of Art (RMA) in New York (USA) will transform into a “peace lab” on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday falling on October two to commemorate International Day of Non-Violence. According to RMA, a “peace lab” is a place that offers opportunities for observation, practice, and experimentation with actions and ideas of peace.

Hindus & Jews want urgent solution to hike in global food prices

Hindus and Jews have expressed serious concerns at the recent rise in global food prices. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed and Rabbi Jonathan B.

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