A Hindu swastika symbol is considered one of peace and prosperity. Photo: AP
A Hindu swastika symbol is considered one of peace and prosperity. Photo: AP
Religion

Asian faiths in America try to save sacred swastika corrupted by Hitler

  • Asian diaspora and Native Americans are trying to rehabilitate the swastika as a sacred religious symbol
  • Some Jewish leaders empathise with the campaign; others say the swastika is beyond redemption

A Hindu swastika symbol is considered one of peace and prosperity. Photo: AP
A Hindu swastika symbol is considered one of peace and prosperity. Photo: AP
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