Rajan Zed receives Interfaith Leadership Award

Nevada (US), June 1: Esteemed religious statesman Rajan Zed has bagged the 'Northern Nevada Interfaith Leadership Award'.

Citation of the award, presented on May 31 at Reno (Nevada, USA) by Dave Asher, Executive Director of Reno-Sparks Local Business Co-Op and Green Chamber of Commerce, said: "to Inter-Religious Statesman Rajan Zed for his leadership efforts to create trust and mutual loyalty among various faith traditions in the region. We recognize his achievements through dialog and building a cohesive and harmonious community and offering Spiritual Enrichment to the region, country and world."

"We are proud to present this award," said Asher while presenting the award to Zed.

Zed has taken up religion, interfaith, Hinduism, environment, Roma and other causes all over the world. He has read opening prayers in US Senate, various state senates and houses of representatives, counties and city councils all over USA.

He is panelist for "On Faith", a prestigious interactive conversation on religion produced by The Washington Post. He is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, Senior Fellow and Religious Advisor to New York headquartered Foundation for Interreligious Diplomacy, Director of Interfaith Relations of Nevada Clergy Association, Spiritual Advisor to National Association of Interchurch and Interfaith Families, etc.

This Co-Op and Green Chamber brings together community leaders, independent business owners, government officials, and social innovators to build a thriving sustainable local community.

Its tagline is "Think Local-Choose Local-Live Local" and it aims to help provide a better quality of life for all, Asher points out.

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