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Peace Flash Mob

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"To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak." -Hopi Indian saying Why a Flash Mob ? Studies tell us dancing boosts happiness and health, and dance is a celebration of life. As Martha Graham says, “Think of the magic of the foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a...

Our Daily Bread

In India, especially Mumbai, one day can seem like a week. On other days nothing obvious may happen as everyone I know is booked, busy or bustling to and fro spinning multiple plates. On these days I work alone at various places at the hotel to provide variety other...
Rawnest Living made some really nice comments on their blog recently about Kia and her experiences and projects pursuing peace after losing her husband and daughter in the 11/28 Mumbai Attacks. It’s rare when one has the opportunity in life to meet with beings who truly live in wholeness and...
When we take things for granted in life and allow ourselves to become complacent, we miss out on the extraordinary ways the most ordinary experience can enrich, nourish and open us to greater vitality and even happiness. Take the simple herb basil for example. I grew up hardly thinking...

Kangaroo Connection

Connections can happen in the most unlikely places in a split second as I discovered this evening while in the gym. I went down for my usual 30 minute 3 mile cross tracking session while watching BBC news. Flowing along with the expected updates about U.S. Government shutdown still...

A View Askew

Sometimes we see a part that is not the whole. A part can look a certain way and we may think something is wrong, something is off, not right - but are we seeing the whole picture? What if our view could be broadened, our lens widened? What would...
Is it possible for an American to comprehend cricket? British friends say 'not possible'. Indian friends just smile and wag their heads as if the question itself is incomprehensible because there is an implied attitude of 'why must it be necessary to comprehend cricket in order to enjoy cricket?'...

Have a Cup of Tea

We live in times where there are so many choices and so much information coming at us from all directions. Like it or not, multi-tasking is a way of life for most of us. Deadlines make things easy. When I have a deadline, I know I have to produce...

All About Love

The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love. Henry Miller Isn't life ultimately all about love or lack of love? Could we postulate that it is lack of love that is the basis of all conflicts in...
Partnership is the name of the game in the world of peace building and so we are teaming up with The World Peacekeepers Movement, a branch of the Wockhardt Foundation led by CEO Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwalla. Dr. Khorakiwalla is a true peace visionary. He has developed a mission to...