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Hindu Deities Transformed Into Contemporary Photos

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.12.2013 | Arts

The gods and goddesses of Hindu mythology are often recreated as devotional drawings, paintings and sculptures. But photographs? Not so much, until no...

Indian Culture Teaches Us Plurality

Andrew Luisi | Posted 11.04.2013 | Religion
Andrew Luisi

India has taught me that there are endless paths to reach the same destination. Hindus believe in many deities, but ultimately and regardless of the deity they choose to worship, they believe that they will be lead to the same truth.

Sitting With Mother Meera

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 12.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Jack Schimmelman

Eternity lightens my heart. My soul rises. As I move forward on my knees to kneel before Mother Meera for the first time, I bathe in grace.

Banned: Indian Actress Caught in Sex Scandal

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 11.14.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

It would be a hoot and a half if anyone in Hollywood lost their job over allegations of infidelity. By most estimates, Tinseltown would become a ghost town. Too bad thirty year old Nikita Thukral is based in India, then.

When Hugs Become A Religious Experience

Loren-Paul Caplin | Posted 09.10.2011 | Religion
Loren-Paul Caplin

Someone once said that a hug is like a handshake from the heart. And for me, that's absolutely true.

Amma: The Divine Mother Embracing The World

Laura Amazzone | Posted 08.19.2011 | Religion
Laura Amazzone

Although Amma is Hindu, she appeals to people from all walks of life because she speaks the language of the heart.