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Navya Shastra offers condolences to families of victims gunned down at Virginia Tech

Troy, Michigan--April 17, 2007--Navya Shastra, the international Hindu reform organization, offers its condolences to all the families of the victims of the Virginia Tech tragedy. The organization takes note that a Hindu professor, Dr. G. V Loganathan, was one of the many who died in the henious act, and it offers a special prayer for the peace of his soul.

Navya Shastra will perform a special Arcana, or prayer to the deity, in honor of all the victims. "Our differences are quickly forgotten in times of tragedy," said Dr. Jaishree Gopal, Navya Shastra Chairman, "this is a time for healing, reconciliation and spiritual love," she added.