Growing up in India and My Kolhapuri Chappal

Today would have been the 144th birthday of Mohandas 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...]