Monthly Archives: February 2012

An outing in the Bhimashankar hills

The thonk, thonk sound reverberated over the languid sun-drenched river, as the tribal women in their bright saris smacked their laundry with the onomatopoeic dhoka, shaped like a miniature cricket bat.  Pink, magenta and turquoise clothes lay drying, draped over … Continue reading

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Trikaya: an adventure in agricultural entrepreneurship

TBD

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The 1.2 Billion

TBD

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Subsistence level only

January 27 2012, 3 AM I had declined both meals in the Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt to Mumbai, prompting the stewardess to ask if I was all right. Sure, I was all right. I was just following my friend Jasbir’s … Continue reading

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Through the wormhole

January 27, 2012 At the sendoff at Prajwal’s back in Portland, I heard from Bonnie and her husband (name?) about the smell of India. They talked about how when they get a package from India, they are excited about opening the box … Continue reading

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A sweet sangha send off

January 21, 2012 In a week, I will be off on my two-month long Asia trip. One month in Pune, India, working and then a month of travel in Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand. On this drizzly Portland night, I … Continue reading

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