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Nelson Mandela Memorial Service

Leaders of various religions and denominations will gather on Sunday, DeNelson Mandelac. 8 in Reno in memory of Nobel laureate Nelson Mandela, who died on Dec. 5 in Johannesburg.

According to religious statesman Rajan Zed, this multi-faith service will include prayers and reflections by Christian (various denominations), Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, Baha’i, etc., leaders.

Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, says that the various religions of Northern Nevada are joining in paying tributes to Mandela, 95, who set a milestone for the world with his efforts in pluralism, common ground, equality, color-blindness and coexistence.

All are welcome to this free interfaith service, starting at 2 p.m. at the Reno Buddhist Center, 820 Plumas Street/Taylor in Reno.

For more information, contact Rajan Zed at

We at RBC mourn the loss of this great personage who embraced nonviolence and renounced hate to pursue life.
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