Prayer for the Hindu World: Char Dham – Rameshwaram

Prayer for the Hindu World: Char Dham – Rameshwaram

On an island off the coast of the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu sits the Ramanathaswamy Temple, the second of the four Char Dham sites. According to the Hindu epic Ramayana, the god Ram established the temple by setting up idols of the god Shiva here. Ram then...
Friend, Peon or Manager?

Friend, Peon or Manager?

In the West, it is the general practice for a business owner to hire a manager if he or she doesn’t have the time or desire to manage it themselves. In India, however, this is not the custom. The owner is the manager. He or she trusts no one else with the business....
Prayer for the Hindu World: Hindu Nationalists

Prayer for the Hindu World: Hindu Nationalists

India is a beautifully diverse nation in which people constitutionally have the freedom to choose their faith and spread it. The general attitude towards other faiths or ways of life is very accommodating. However, a Hindu nationalist movement of social and political...