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Ganesh

Jewels of India

KidSpirit | Posted 05.13.2014 | Religion
KidSpirit

Everything is so different, yet every part of India shines with its own light. In every part of the country, people are not afraid to be proud of their culture.

John Goodman, Lord Ganesh, and the Hub of the Universe

Dean Sluyter | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion
Dean Sluyter

Good news. I'm not crazy ... at least, not totally crazy. John Goodman cleared that up for me.

Strengthening Shakti Through Ganesha Principles

Anju Bhargava | Posted 11.11.2013 | Religion
Anju Bhargava

On this 9/11 national day of remembrance let us pray that obstacles to the path of peace and social justice dissolve in the light of knowledge. Let our service projects bring awareness of all the myriad issues we are dealing with.

Stand For Love

Sara Weinstock | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Sara Weinstock

It seems that the weeks starting off my New Year have been filled with messages that are coming at me from all directions, perhaps the Ganesh is involved.

Running Away From Ganesh

Vineet Chander | Posted 11.01.2011 | Religion
Vineet Chander

Ganeshji, it seemed, would not let me get away from him. In a way that I understand now but couldn't quite see back then, he would not let me get away from myself either. After all, my problem was never really with him to begin with.

PHOTOS: Ganesh Chaturthi 2011

Posted 10.31.2011 | Religion

Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is the Hindu festival of Lord Ganesh. It is a 10-day festival marking the birthday of Ganesh, who ...

The FaithFul Shopper: Choices for Chocoholics

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 06.15.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's time to revisit where to buy the world's best treat -- chocolate. Whether you love your chocolate light and sweet, or dark and bitter, there are plenty of places old and new to indulge.

Extreme India

Sally Thorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Sally Thorner

When you hear about 'extreme vacations' you think of space travel, heli-skiing, shark diving... But this month my husband and I experienced Extreme I...

Ganesha - God of Knowledge and Wisdom (PHOTOS)

Rajan P. Parrikar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rajan P. Parrikar

Ties to Ganesha run deep in Hindu families where he is often viewed as a member of the household.

Subodh Kerkar, Indian Artist, Receives Death Threats For Depicting Ganesh Naked

Telegraph | Heidi Blake | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An Indian artist has received violent threats from Hindu nationalists for showing the popular god Ganesh in unusual poses, including naked and as an O...

The King of Morocco and a Little Girl in Bombay (xvii)

Karin Badt | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karin Badt

The waiter was very concerned that I liked the food -- that it was not too spicy for me -- and he came and offered me, as a treat, a handful of three Chinese fortune cookies.

Namaste...Bitches

Lauren Cahn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

Even yogis have their moments: We scream at our kids. We tell a fib here or there. We might choose to indulge in a trashy magazine rather than rereading the Bhagavad Gita.