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Padma Kuppa Mar 27, 2014
Earlier this year, a friend who is the President of the Interfaith Dialogue Association in Western MI and host of the radio show Common Threads, spoke with Dana Trent and her husband, Fred Eaker about...
Padma Kuppa Mar 06, 2014
There is no one collective Hindu view of most things, but I think many of us agree on the challenges caused to the pluralistic Hindu worldview by predatory proselytization.  Be it in America, India or...
Padma Kuppa Feb 17, 2014
I am a big fan of public funding for various things - public education, public television, and public radio. And I am usually impressed with the way National Public Radio ((NPR) presents news, providi...
Padma Kuppa Feb 02, 2014
I am a product of two republics: born in India, raised in America, I typically celebrate my American national identity through holidays such as the Fourth of July because I am a naturalized US citizen...
Padma Kuppa Jan 18, 2014
Equality is what is taught in all our traditions - we must move beyond the divisions created by caste and race. In 2012, I was honored by the City of Troy to have the opportunity to speak about the le...
Padma Kuppa Jan 08, 2014
The latter part of 2013 was largely taken up by my trying to ensure that a Hindu voice was part of the American mix - be it in interfaith, public policy, whatever.  A guest post from my fellow-Hindu A...
Padma Kuppa Nov 27, 2013
In recent weeks, several high-profile religious leaders—including Pope Francis, Billy Graham, and Russell Moore—have expressed concern that churches can get so involved with controversial social and p...
Padma Kuppa Oct 07, 2013
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa shares his story in Urban Monk: Exploring Karma, Consciousness, and the Divine as he chronicles his experiences from young Hindu, Indian-immigrant child struggling to fit in to A...
Padma Kuppa Sep 08, 2013
Faith in god has always been a part of my life, and particularly has sustained me during the most difficult periods. Having faith in something, being able to focus on a favored deity, an ishta devata,...
Padma Kuppa Aug 22, 2013
Being active in the temple community, along with what we have done outside the house of worship, has provided my children the essence of what it means to be Hindu.
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