Where to Stay in Bangalore, India

After having spent a week in an ashram in Rishikesh, India, in what I call “monk furnished”, where the toilet seat fell on the floor every time you sat on it, and the monkeys woke you up at 3 a.m. by running across the ceiling, and the mosquitos thought...

Amma – The Hugging Saint

I first met Mata Amritananda Mayi, affectionately known as “Amma, the hugging Saint” in 1988 in Wisconsin. My friend Radhika had lived with Amma for many years in Amritapuri, India where Amma had her ashram. “Jani, you must go meet Amma”,...

Steven E – Give Help to Get Help

Mark Victor Hansen, the fabulously successful co-author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, has said, "Don't wait until everything is just right, it will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less-than-perfect conditions. So...

Steven E – Give Help to Get Help

Mark Victor Hansen, the fabulously successful co-author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, has said, "Don't wait until everything is just right, it will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less-than-perfect conditions. So...