Impossible India!

November 18, 2012 |
Growing up in Bangalore, I went to a very proper Christian school where I was taught by nuns, fathers, brothers, and sisters. Basically, I was brought up to be a good Samaritan, and maybe I am one.   I would go… Read more

Spiritual Entrepreneurship Indian Style

November 12, 2012 |
As a literary critic, I also study mythmaking.  Human beings tell stories that have subtle (and sometimes blatant) ways of excluding and including others, shaping as well as tweaking minds. In this blog I will discuss India’s inclusive spiritualism.  Myth… Read more
Which Stories of Our Lives?

Which Stories of Our Lives?

October 29, 2012 |
Two major narratives came out of the energizing Indiaspora conference – we as Indian Americans have been immensely successful, with some exceptions, and we should attend to India’s major needs. I find these narratives compelling and informative, especially our commitment… Read more

The Unusual Political Leanings of Indian Americans

October 22, 2012 |
Indian Americans are possibly the most Democrat leaning group of any community in the United States other than African Americans. According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center, 65 percent of Indian Americans identified themselves as Democrats and just… Read more

Indiaspora: Turning Inspiration into Action

October 15, 2012 |
When Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke have a meeting, I feign interest. But when the meeting is in New Delhi with their Indian counterparts, I’m all ears.