Archives for June 2006

Shopping in Bangalore

Today we spent the day exploring the streets of Bangalore, shopping for things that we’ll need while living at the ashram. We’ll be three hours north of Bangalore, so it’s a good idea to stock up on necessities while we’re still in the big city. While walking through the streets of Bangalore, you find many … [Read More]

We’ve Arrived In India

We’re in India after flying from LA, to Atlanta, to Paris, to Bombay, to Bangalore. We left Los Angeles early Monday morning with as much as we could squeeze into two backpacks and two small suitcases each. We traveled light, figuring that we really didn’t need much and whatever else we might need we could … [Read More]

Our Pilgrimage To India Begins

Namaste, In a few hours, we get on a plane to fly to India for one year. It’s feels like the culmination of a long process that started when we were teenagers, reading books like “Siddhartha,” Shankara’s “Crest Jewel of Discrimination” and “The Compassionate Buddha.” It’s amazing that it took us this long to make … [Read More]