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In Hinduism, no destruction is final

Time is considered cyclical and not linear.

By Rajan Zed  | May 13, 2011 6:23 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Oprah, an influential spiritual leader?

The Lord is enshrined in the hearts of all.

By Rajan Zed  | May 26, 2011 12:36 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Be suspicious of politicians who claim to represent God’s will

When someone projects that his/her political blueprint is directed by a decree from above, be on the alert and think twice.

By Rajan Zed  | Jun 2, 2011 3:53 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Disentangling religion and public life not easy

As elected politicians have right to vote on the bills any way they like, religious leaders also have the right to give their interpretation of their texts and point these to current issues facing the society

By Rajan Zed  | Jun 30, 2011 7:20 AM  | COMMENTS (0)

The necessity of public prayer

As Hindus, prayer has been an integral part of our lives since ancient times and we have been praying and asking God to “lead us from the unreal to the real and from darkness to light”; and we shall continue to do so for the welfare of the nation and mankind, privately and publicly, in spoken and unspoken communication.

By Rajan Zed  | Jul 14, 2011 4:05 PM  | COMMENTS (0)

Live exemplary lives to add credibility

We as religious leaders should live exemplary lives to add credibility to our preaching. Give them fresh answers without any religious stigma attached. Listen to what the people have to say before giving your opinion to them. Accept the people who and as they are. Make religion lively and not stagnant.

By Rajan Zed  | Jul 21, 2011 10:24 PM  | COMMENTS (0)