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Full disclosure: this post is not going to be about downward dog or the sun salutation, so if you’re here to read that, I’m sorry to disappoint. I do a sort of Westernized hatha yoga with my husband to keep … Continue reading

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101 Faces and Some Well-Wishing

During the holidays, I like to remind myself that they’re all less about the things we get and more about the people we’re connected to. And by extension, we’re connected to a lot of people, and are part of a … Continue reading

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Diwali Bonus!

The Atlantic‘s InFocus, my favorite photojournal, has posted their yearly collection of Diwali photos from around the world: Diwali: The Festival of Lights (Some of the captions are a little… off. For example, I don’t know anyone who worships account … Continue reading

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Happy Diwali!

(Diwali decorations in Trafalgar Square, London, by flickr user Paul Carvill) The more I celebrate this holiday, the more excited I get about it. Really. This year I couldn’t sleep for all the excitement. I bought many little clay diyas … Continue reading

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Mysterious, but spot-on.

Yesterday I was frustrated with myself because I have been a total and complete slacker in both my sadhana and all other aspects of my practice, except for japa, which I find to be the most convenient thing to do. … Continue reading

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Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!

(Image from elycefeliz‘s flickr photostream) Life is crazy on my end (slowing down, but still crazy), and hence not a lot of blogging from me, but happy Ganesh Chaturthi, everybody! May Ganesha bless you and remove all obstacles that lie … Continue reading

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Any altruists out there?

I follow a number of folks on tumblr who live in India, and this post showed up in my feed today: Help the Uttarkashi ashram The short story is that there has been flooding recently in northern India, and much … Continue reading

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