My unusual childhood habits

My unusual childhood habits

“Our Little Richie is sweet, but so strange,” my parents would often say when I was small. “Why is he like this?”  I had odd habits. No one had any idea where they came from. Until I was eight or nine years old, I refused to sit in chairs while …

“Our Little Richie is sweet, but so strange,” my parents would often say when I was small. “Why is he like this?”  I had odd habits. No one had any idea where they came from. Until I was eight or nine years old, I refused to sit in chairs while …

How to overcome fear?

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I looked up into a magnificent rainbow arching over the entire Himalayan valley that glowed against an indigo backdrop of monsoon clouds. I took a deep breath, drinking in a breeze of cool, earthy air. Soon, stomping footsteps nudged me out of my dreamy state and drew my attention to …

In every crisis lies the seed of opportunity

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Radhanath Swami, having hitchhiked all the way from Europe to India in search for God, found the answer to his calling in the holy land of Vrindavan. In the few months that he stayed there, he was transformed.  Interestingly, initially he had no plans to stay in Vrindavan for so long. …