Age has taken its toll on my father, and he is a shadow of his former self, especially after the demise of my mom. I have been thinking of ways and me...
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The heady aroma of incense is contrasted by the stench of garbage, the cobblestone pathways are coated red with paan, and the chant of a sanyasi is interposed by the groan of a passing buffalo. That's Varanasi in a nutshell for you.
In this politically charged atmosphere, I experienced sparks of madness and maturity that were exhibited by the people in Benaras.
Yet another good question that Hindus ought to ask concerns the auspiciousness of dying while on a pilgrimage (yatra). Is it possible to die a "good d...
Cook County Sheriff's gang investigators couldn't believe their eyes.
The Bloods -- a California gang portrayed in movies like "Colors" -- have nev...
In this holy place beats the heart of an ancient civilization.
Jamaica's Rastafarianism and reggae music spoke to millions of Americans, including a white guy from Riverdale, New York, with a trust fund and a camera.
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