About Ambaa Choate

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.

I Met God (i.e, Morgan Freeman)

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There's a reason Morgan Freeman often plays God or … [Read more...]

A New Case of Appropriation?

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There's been buzz going around lately about a … [Read more...]

Maybe Cause You Don’t Understand Eastern Philosophy

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I happened to be watching the fun series … [Read more...]

The Divinity Of Disability

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Some well meaning people, such as Prime Minister … [Read more...]

Can Good Karma Protect Us From Tragedy?


It has probably always been in human nature to … [Read more...]

Return to Old Comment System

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Sorry to have so many posts lately about just blog … [Read more...]

Death of a Friend: Six Years Later

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Every year on the anniversary of her death I hope … [Read more...]

How To Pronounce Indian Names


A friend of mine was complaining recently that … [Read more...]

The Newest White Hindu


Yesterday we went for our very first ultrasound … [Read more...]