I feel I have very little of interest to share these days. Being out of my own routine and climate of comfort is taking its toll on me. I'm reading and praying in small bursts, and thinking a lot. Mostly, I'm trying to accept where I'm at and be still in the moment. Until I have something of depth to share, I offer these links for your consideration:One of the blogs that inspired my exploration and the structure of this blog is Project Conversion. Andrew started with Hinduism and you can … [Read more...]

Jai Ganesh!

Today starts Ganesh Chaturthi, a ten-day festival celebrating Ganesh, the Elephant Headed God. It's a birthday of sorts! The custom is to make your own murti (statue) of Ganesh and honor it for the length of the festival, then take it to a body of water and let it dissolve there. I am not crafty in the slightest, and I'm not at home, so I have not made my own Ganesh. My hope is to get to the temple in San Diego in the next ten days and offer up some love to Ganesha there.Ganesh is one of the … [Read more...]