Hindu leader Rajan Zed has been honored by Nevada (USA) Governor Brian Sandoval with a certificate for his initiatives in interfaith dialogue. Certificate of Recognition signed by Governor Sandoval carrying Nevada Seal and presented to Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, states: 'In recognition of your efforts to bring a global focus to Nevada through your initiatives in interfaith dialogue, your work to spread the message of peace through prayer, and your efforts to bring various religious communities together throughout the world so that they can live in peace and mutual trust'.
“As Governor of the State of Nevada, I commend the national and global recognition you have already received, and thank you for your leadership within Nevada’s communities,” the certificate adds.
Zed has taken up interfaith, religion, environment, Roma (Gypsies) and other causes all over the world. He has read opening prayers in United States Senate, various state senates and houses of representatives, counties and city councils all over USA. He was invited by President of European Parliament in Brussels (Belgium) for a meeting to promote interfaith dialogue.
Many cities in the US have named October 25 as “Rajan Zed Day”. Bestowed with “World Interfaith Leader Award”; Zed is Senior Fellow and Religious Advisor to New York headquartered Foundation for Religious Diplomacy, Spiritual Advisor to National Association of Interchurch & Interfaith Families, etc. He prominently appeared in a recently released documentary on religion titled “Unresolvable?”.