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Sizing Up Immigrant Rights—Best Hope In Ballot Box

Sizing Up Immigrant Rights—Best Hope In Ballot Box

Less than two weeks after the Trump administration’s arbitrary deadline for Congress to take action on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) came and went with no solution, four veterans of the immigrant rights movement agreed that the outlook is bleak and the...
Sadhguru’s Book Launch

Sadhguru’s Book Launch

  Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, renowned mystic, yogi, and guru, enthralled a packed audience at the City National Civic theater in San Jose on October 2.  With his customary blend of homespun wit and piercing intellect, Sadhguru’s advice was at once timeless and relevant...
The Brown Girl Template

The Brown Girl Template

There’s this thing that all South East Asian children grow up with – this deep sense of what they’re “supposed” to be or expected to be. This, I contend, is compounded for a girl child. I’m going to go ahead and call this...
The Bollywood Workout that speaks to the heart and is good for it too!

The Bollywood Workout that speaks to the heart and is good for it too!

The advent of technology and the fast paced lifestyle of today means there is not much time for health and fitness. South Asians in general have four times greater risk of heart disease than the general population and have a much greater chance of having a heart...
Hillary Clinton Uses ‘Pokemon Go’ to Get Voters

Hillary Clinton Uses ‘Pokemon Go’ to Get Voters

PokemonGo the augmented reality mobile app and game is already on more than twice as many phones as Tinder, has twice the engagement rates of Snapchat, and unbelievably, already has a higher percentage of daily active users than Twitter! Nintendo’s stock price...
Mumbai April 27 1959: Nanavati’s Story

Mumbai April 27 1959: Nanavati’s Story

Sheetal Gokhale was listening to her husband sing at a 4th of July barbeque. The song was from a sixties Bollywood film. Sheetal was the organizer of a movie group of nearly 300 women in the bay area. They watched the latest Bollywood release, first-day-first-possible...