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Change Comes from Within Our Communities: Hindus United Against Domestic Violence

Anju Bhargava | Posted 06.26.2013 | Religion
Anju Bhargava

As we struggle to bring a change, we find -- individually and collectively -- no one can really do it for us. We, as empowered Hindus, have to bring the social change within our own communities.

The Economics of Peace: Can We Be Fair (without Love)?

Suna Senman | Posted 05.15.2013 | World
Suna Senman

By giving immigrants equal access to the privileges of nationals, what seemed fair to policy makers seemed unfair to citizens such as Breivik. So fairness, being subjective, is not the glue that binds us. Love, in the form of genuine respect, is that glue.

Goddess Bless America: My Wild and Crazy Fantasy

Lisa Levart | Posted 11.24.2012 | Religion
Lisa Levart

The word God was used a total of 57 times during the recent Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Just for fun, let's imagine if the word Goddess were used instead.

The Reincarnating Humble-bee

Sebastian Siegel | Posted 08.08.2011 | Arts
Sebastian Siegel

Breath -- and he is inextricably rewoven into eternity, ideated as an aperture through which light shines. Upon a closer look he appears as a portal o...

Hindu Women: Hear Them Roar

Suhag A. Shukla, Esq. | Posted 06.18.2011 | Religion
Suhag A. Shukla, Esq.

Women throughout Hindu history have demonstrated their ability to stand up to the status quo, to right wrongs, or to simply lead the way, and have done so with elegance and humility.

Shakti: Innate Quality Of A Woman

Anju Bhargava | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Anju Bhargava

As a woman, an Indian American Asian woman, a Hindu woman, I see the glass is more full than empty.

Partner As Guru: Relationship As An Evolutionary Tool (VIDEO)

Suzie Heumann | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzie Heumann

Devotion might look like what a student has with a teacher or an aspirant has with a guru. The teacher must be high minded and the guru must be the best kind with the highest goals of the student in mind.

Yin/Yang: An Intersexed South African Runner As Symbol Of The Universal

Suzie Heumann | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzie Heumann

In some cultures, over the millennia, inter-sexed people have even been revered as shamans and holy people - they are closer to the ideal of a balanced, universal soul. Think of the Yin/Yang symbol. We all know it. It means 'balance' - male/female balance.