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I Left My Heart in San Francisco

I Left My Heart in San Francisco

Being a Bay Area native, I always took “The City” for granted.  After a long time apart—moving away for college and taking the better part of the year to travel to Australia, Japan, Korea and China—this picture captures a glimpse of a city that will always hold a...
Naturally Indian

Naturally Indian

Last year, we visited the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas—an enormous Buddhist center of worship, monasticism and education, and the first of its kind in the Western Hemisphere—in Ukiah, California. Perhaps to reinforce the spiritual atmosphere of the community, live...
Morning Mist

Morning Mist

A beautiful end to a tiring walk. This picture was taken from the top of the hill opposite my grandparents’ house in Kerala, on an early morning walk. Nandha Kumar is a person who loves nature for what it is. He would go anywhere with his camera to take any picture....
Legendary Hill

Legendary Hill

On our way to the famous Lingyin Temple in the beautiful city of Hangzhou, China, we passed by a hill with many Buddhist statues. With a twinkle in her eyes, my guide, Shau Jung, asked if the hill looked familiar. Confused, I shook my head. She laughed and said, “It...
Generation Gap!

Generation Gap!

Following Mom in her foot steps is not easy, as little Amita found out the hard way!  This picture was taken during a sun rise hike on the sand dunes at Death Valley National Park. Murali Vasudevan  works at  Southern California Gas Company. He is an avid photographer...