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Hindu prayer kicks off legislative business (access required)

The prayer began and ended with "Om," the mystical syllable according to the world's oldest and third largest religion.   If it sounds like a Hindu prayer, that's because it is.   A Hindu chaplain began business in the state Senate and the House March 24 by reciting Sanskrit mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures. It may ...

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