About Ambaa

Ambaa is an American woman of European ancestry who is also a practicing Hindu. She is fascinated with questions of philosophy, culture, and the meaning of life. Join her in the journey to explore how a non-Indian convert to Hinduism experiences her religion.

The Holiest Month: Shravan Maas


Even though there are Hindu holidays scattered … [Read more...]

Nag Panchami [Hindu Holiday]


Snakes are part of the fabric of Hinduism, since … [Read more...]

Book Club: How to Become a Hindu (Chapter Four)

The well respected Himalayan Academy and their … [Read more...]

Site Updates and Maintenance

This week there's some work going on to make the … [Read more...]

I Appreciate The Defense


Every so often there is an article or some comment … [Read more...]

Book Club: How To Become a Hindu (Chapter Three)

The well respected Himalayan Academy and their … [Read more...]

Activism Overload: Tell Us How To Help

Another suggestion of a real action step that can be taken

It is super important to me to help others and to … [Read more...]

The Perfect Prayer

There are a few prayers that open Vedas and … [Read more...]

Brahma: Everything You Need to Know


Brahma as a God is a little different from the … [Read more...]