Nevada State Senate session in the
Next he read the immortal lines from the opening prayer in Katha Upanishad.
Saha nav avatu
saha nau bhunaktu
saha viryam karavavahai
tejasvi nav adhitam astu
aum santih, santih, santih
May he protect us both; may he be pleased with us both; may we work together with vigour; may our study make us illumined; May there be no dislike between us. Aum, peace, peace, peace.
Then a few verses from the Bhagavad Gita and concluded by reciting another mantra from the Rig Veda.
Since its formation in 1864, this is the first time that Nevada State Senate has opened with a Hindu prayer. Rajan Zed had read the opening prayer to the Nevada State Assembly on