Tag Archives: cultural literacy

“I lived in an ashram for a month” – The conclusion of *this* yoga journey

The month of May went by very quickly. I am not sure how it happened to do that as I recall feeling, at various points, that the length of the days was such that I thought they might never end. … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Life, Perception, Travel, Yoga | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Edumacation: not a simple liberal ideal

“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and will never be.” ~ Thomas Jefferson There is much debate about the state of education these days, ironically more and … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Perception, Philosophical Underpinnings, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chaos = Flow (Navigating the Streets of the 852)

The streets are getting crowded up in here. The fact that I live amidst chaos has been a running commentary of mine since I came to Asia. Of course, I was meaning that I was caught up in a frenzied … Continue reading

Posted in China, Hong Kong, Population | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments