6. Katyayani Shakti Peeth: Receptivity

6. Katyayani Shakti Peeth: Receptivity

Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh, India Radhe Radhe! Upon entering Vrindavan, these are the words you hear more than anything else. Vrindavan is located in India’s most populous state of Uttar Pradesh. The town is famous for being the place Lord Krishna grew up in after being...
5. Guhyeshwari Shakti Peeth: The Secret

5. Guhyeshwari Shakti Peeth: The Secret

Kathmandu, Nepal  Returning to Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, for a week and being in one place is a much needed break from the road. Nepal’s history and beauty is a lot to absorb. There is a paradox hard to makes sense of. Just like Muktinath, there are...
4. Gandaki Shakti Peeth: Mystery

4. Gandaki Shakti Peeth: Mystery

Muktinath, Nepal Nestled before me in the Himalayas is Gandaki Shakti Peeth in Muktinath, Nepal. It is so close and without the wings of a bird, so far. The trip there will be a lot like the one that got me here. Long. It is time to say farewell to Tibet and take a 13...
3: Dakshayani Shakti Peeth: Humility

3: Dakshayani Shakti Peeth: Humility

The journey to Dakshayani  Shakti Peeth is not easy. Dakshayani, meaning daughter of Daksha, feels like the right place to begin. It is also in one of the holiest places on earth. Located along the banks of Lake Manasarovar in the southeastern part of Tibet,...
2: Sati & Creation’s First Love Story

2: Sati & Creation’s First Love Story

Creation has always been a process of trial and error starting from the big bang or what the Vedas teach as the utterance of the bija (seed) sound of creation, OM. Like all trial and error processes, we are still evolving through the parts that do not...
1: Hinduism, Sanatana Dharma & Truth

1: Hinduism, Sanatana Dharma & Truth

I grew up in a Hindu household in the United States. The first child to freshly minted immigrants from India. My father, in his own way, is a Bhakta. He has a devotional and ritualistic practice of prayer to God that is part of  his everyday routine ever...