Growing up in India and My Kolhapuri Chappal

Today would have been the 144th birthday of┬áMohandas Karamchand (Mahatma) Gandhi. His principled stand for nonviolent solutions to injustice continue to inspire and instruct. I hope all of you can spend some time reading and pondering Gandhi's words and actions. In addition to celebrating the life of the Great Soul, I am again sharing some of the work of Naga R Dhoopati, whom you may remember from her article Femicide published here in March. In addition to two of her poems, Naga has put … [Read more...]

For your Pre-Christmas Buddhist Viewing Pleasure

And a poem today from Martine Batchelor:Family time, Awareness time, Kindness in action.  … [Read more...]