Thank you, President Obama.

On the final night of the Obama administration, there seems to be a lack of oxygen in the air- I certainly know I’m holding my breath. And I probably won’t let it go for another four years. Between my classes today, I’ve spent an inordinate amount of time looking through the Obama family photo albums…

Youth Outreach with the Kaua’i Adheenam

My parents and I are spending the first two weeks of 2017 in Kaua’i, Hawai’i. A large part of my identity which is masked in my daily life is visible here—my Hindu identity, that is. Each time my family returns to the island, it’s a pilgrimage of sorts. The Kaua’i Adheenam, or the Kaua’i Hindu Monastery,…