Upscale American fashion retailer Nordstrom has removed swimwear carrying image of Hindu Lord Ganesh from its website after Hindus protested, calling it inappropriate. "Neiman Marcus", and Amazon.com; who also carried "Mara Hoffman" swimwear with Lord Ganesh image; have already removed it from their respective websites.
Hindus feel that something needs to be done urgently to rescue the European women as 62 million of them have reportedly "experienced physical and/or sexual violence since the age of 15". A report released by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) revealed wide prevalence of violence against women in Europe at home, work, in public and online.
Philadelphia Museum of Art in Pennsylvania (USA) has a granite pillared Hindu temple hall (mandapa), dating back to 1550. At the second floor of the Museum; the pillars, slabs and brackets of this temple hall come from Madurai (India) and depict deities/characters/scenes from Ramayana and Mahabharata; including Krishna, Hanuman, Garuda, etc.