Guest post: forever changed by India

April 19, 2014
Back in 2004, my Florida friend, Lore Raymond, went to India, and like me, returned forever changed. Here's something she wrote after her trip that captures very well...

Non-violence and the brotherhood of man

March 6, 2014
All humans are one family.  All people are my children. - Ashoka the Great, emperor during the Maurya Dynasty in India After a terrible battle during which horrific...

Gandhi’s morning resolve: beautiful start to a day

January 26, 2014
Let the first act of every morning be to make the following resolve for the day: I shall not fear anyone on Earth. I shall fear only God. I shall not bear ill will...

India: It changed me

December 21, 2013
It’s a world of technology and progress for us, and it’s hard to imagine any other. For the most part we’re fed, housed and can find some kind of work. Our...

India: The women of India

December 20, 2013
Even going about their daily chores, the women of India in their beautiful sarees epitomize beauty and grace. Even when they're just sitting in front of a massive pile...

India: a new view of ourselves

December 19, 2013
This is my first-world life. I never wanted for anything, got a good education, found progressively responsible jobs, lived in nice places, owned my own cars and...

India: Scenes from Pushkar Camel Fair

December 17, 2013
You're probably wondering what the Pushkar Camel Fair is, right? I blogged about it in February, HERE, in anticipation of our visit.  I'm going to let images and video...

India: Defining karma + feeding cows

December 16, 2013
Karma is often described as destiny.  But that's not what it is. It's a Sanskrit word for "act, action or word." Karma is a cosmic law that teaches that each of our...

India: My favorite photo (3 views)

December 15, 2013
  Sometimes, everything works out. Lighting. Color. Backdrop. People. This series epitomizes the beauty and magic of India and to me, looks like a scene from...

India: Unforgettable scenes

December 14, 2013
Street vendors were everywhere, even in the smallest little villages. All I see is brown, even with pops of color in the background. Yes, a young customer for that...

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