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Urban Monk

Changing the Game

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.19.2015 | Impact
Maria Rodale

When I was a kid, I remember being deeply moved by the "Ballad of the Green Berets." It was the Vietnam War, and I thought to myself, When I grow up I...

Letting Go of Unnecessary Necessities

Chris Fici | Posted 08.26.2014 | Religion
Chris Fici

While we certainly no longer live in traditional times, there are still those who identify as monastics who are walking the talk of humanity and providing profound examples of connection, compassion, and inter-connectivity.

Faith Journeys, Faith Collisions, and Hip-hop: A Dialogue at the Rubin Museum

Chris Fici | Posted 11.19.2013 | Religion
Chris Fici

As an only child who by his own admittance grew up "sitting on the couch", Pandit suddenly had to share living space with over 60 other monks, sleeping on the floor, taking cold showers, and dodging malaria in one of the world's most overpowering metropolises.