Last week, the Times of India reported that the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh is making yoga mandatory for school children in grades 1 – 5. What a great idea! The article can be found online at http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-07-31/news/40914078_1_yoga-teachers-chouhan-master-trainers.
My good friend and colleague at the Hindu American Foundation, Swaminathan Venkataraman, recently had the amazing opportunity to attend the Hindu festival of Kumbha Mela. Below are a few lovely thoughts he shared with the team: Today, Feb 10, 2013, a larger […]
History was made on Nov. 6, for a number of reasons. But the reason I’m talking about is the election of the first Hindu American. Tulsi Gabbard, the Democratic contender from Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District, will be the first Hindu […]
I just learned that today, in addition to being 10/11/12, is also Day of the Girl. This initiative, established through the United Nations, is about “highlighting, celebrating, discussing, and advancing girls lives and opportunities across the globe.” In light of […]