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Padma Kuppa Jun 01, 2014
Almost a decade ago, I discovered a kindred spirit when I served on the city’s ethnic issues board – formed because we are the city with the second highest ethnic diversity in MI. This friend and I ha...
Padma Kuppa May 05, 2014
As Patheos celebrates its 5th anniversary, I went down memory lane to pick a few to highlight. I started with my first piece for the site written in early 2010, and probably my briefest ever, about Go...
Padma Kuppa Apr 22, 2014
We have a common understanding that every American should be able to freely practice his or her faith - we are free to choose to have any faith or none at all. As an activist in my local community, ne...
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...
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