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Ganesha

Mother Ganesha

Amy Roost | Posted 07.13.2014 | Parents
Amy Roost

Motherhood filled me with a new kind of love; one that I could not have possibly understood as a child or even as a childless adult. A love so strong and committed that it could move mountains -- or at least cars -- if necessary.

Follow the Cryptik Movement

Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre

The artist known as Cryptik doesn't want you to focus on the idea of the cult of personality, rather the message that we are all a united people, a collective consciousness of peoples moving in similar paths intertwined for purpose.

Thailand Journal: Massage and Elephants

Francis Levy | Posted 03.10.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

Massage, not necessarily prostitution or erotic, is one of Thailand's calling cards. You might call it one of the exports and also one of its greates...

17 Drowned During Indian Religious Festival

AP | Posted 09.20.2013 | Religion

NEW DELHI -- Rescuers have found 17 bodies of Hindu devotees who were swept away in the Yamuna River during a religious festival in the Indian capital...

Ganesha's Sweet Tooth, 'Abused Goddesses' and Those Myths About Hindu Violence

Vamsee Juluri | Posted 11.10.2013 | Religion
Vamsee Juluri

the "Abused Goddess" campaign would do well to distinguish its good intentions of restoring respect for women from the tendency to be co-opted as another piece of malicious anti-Hindu propaganda.

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.

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.