1. Namarupa | Namarupa Issue 19 - Fall 2014 →

  2. Smiling totem @mountain shadow school

    Smiling totem @mountain shadow school

  3. Burning bush

    Burning bush

  4. Dublin lake sunset

    Dublin lake sunset

  5. Tools of our trades and some books hidden beneath a shimmering cloth await Mother’s shakthi the night before vijaydasami. Good night.

    Tools of our trades and some books hidden beneath a shimmering cloth await Mother’s shakthi the night before vijaydasami. Good night.

  6. Sunset on Dublin lake on the last night of Navaratri Jai Ma

    Sunset on Dublin lake on the last night of Navaratri Jai Ma

  7. New home page photo - taken en route from Chirbasa to Gomukh during the Namarupa Yatra Divine 2014 www.namarupa.org

    New home page photo - taken en route from Chirbasa to Gomukh during the Namarupa Yatra Divine 2014 www.namarupa.org

  8. Have kept this same old black and white goddess picture for now more than 20 years for Navaratri puja. #chandi #navaratri #saraswati #lakshmi #durga. Jai MA!

    Have kept this same old black and white goddess picture for now more than 20 years for Navaratri puja. #chandi #navaratri #saraswati #lakshmi #durga. Jai MA!

  9. Samadhi Saturday Swami Sivananda says during samadhi knowledge simply illumines.

    Samadhi Saturday Swami Sivananda says during samadhi knowledge simply illumines.

  10. Oakland Neighborhood Sees Improvement After Buddhist Shrine Moves In →

    Dan Stevenson is neither a Buddhist nor a follower of any organized religion.

    The 11th Avenue resident in Oakland’s Eastlake neighborhood was simply feeling hopeful in 2009 when he went to an Ace hardware store, purchased a 2-foot-high stone Buddha and installed it on a median strip in a residential area at 11th Avenue and 19th Street.

    He hoped that just maybe his small gesture would bring tranquillity to a neighborhood marred by crime: dumping, graffiti, drug dealing, prostitution, robberies, aggravated assault and burglaries.

    What happened next was nothing short of stunning….