The leader of a national Hindu organization is calling on the Manchester VA to include a copy of its sacred text alongside a Christian Bible already on display in the medical center's lobby. Rajan Zed is president of the Universal Society of Hinduism, based in Nevada. He asks the Manchester VA in an open letter Thursday to add the Bhagavad Gita to the display. Zed says doing so would provide veterans "comfort and strength," which is in line with the VA's mission. "We live in a diverse society now," says Zed, "and people believe in different things. So the best thing to do is get along and work together. Because we're all looking for the truth." The Christian Bible on display now is part of the Missing Man table, which honors missing veterans and...
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National Hindu Group Pushes For Bhagavad Gita at Manchester VA