Full Moon.

Today is a Hindu holiday in which during the full moon, Hindus have a ritual of swimming in the ocean. We got to visit a nearby temple today, where we passed carloads of people- some hanging off the sides of cars or crammed into the backs of trucks to get to the beach. Because of the holiday, there were also …

Full Moon.

Today is a Hindu holiday in which during the full moon, Hindus have a ritual of swimming in the ocean. We got to visit a nearby temple today, where we passed carloads of people- some hanging off the sides of cars or crammed into the backs of trucks to …

75 Valentines

This Valentine’s Day was filled with lots of love. Before I left for India, our HALO Center co-director, Chelsea, and I did a project with kids in Kansas City as part of our HALO art exchange. The kids painted what love means to them, while also writing about love and their lives in Kansas City. I took the artwork with …

75 Valentines

This Valentine’s Day was filled with lots of love.Before I left for India, our HALO Center co-director, Chelsea, and I did a project with kids in Kansas City as part of our HALO art exchange. The kids painted what love means to them, while also writing…

A very warm welcome to India.

I arrived in India yesterday, after nearly 48 hours of travel from Kansas City, to Atlanta, Dubai, Hyderabad India, Vishakhaptanam India, and another 2 hour drive to Tuni, India- my final destination. It was well worth the wait because I received the w…