“Intelligence isn’t always about what degree you’ve earned or what books you’ve read. People don’t walk around with their resume tattooed to their face, so when you walk into a room, assume you are on equal footing with everyone else. In short, you are as intelligent as you believe yourself to be. Do not let other people intimidate you – what you have to say and contribute to a brainstorming session is valuable, and when you share your thoughts people will see that.”Read More
There is a community of the spirit.
Join it, and feel the delight
of walking in the noisy street,
and being the noise.Read More
“Patience does not mean to passively endure. It means to be farsighted enough to trust the end result of a process. What does patience mean? It means to look at the thorn and see the rose, to look at the night and see the dawn. Impatience means to be so shortsighted as to not be able to see the outcome. The lovers of God never run out of patience, for they know that time is needed for the crescent moon to become full.”Read More
I am honored to have been a part of Girl Rising/Bollyshake's "We Dream, We Rise" campaign several months ago, which was aimed to inspire and mobilize women of all ages around the world to pursue their passions. Below is my statement for the campaign:
"I feel incredibly blessed and fortunate to have been given the personal freedom and support of my loved ones, local community and society to actively pursue my dreams of being an artist. Both dancing and acting have been my dreams since I was a little girl. I am forever grateful to my parents who have always supported, encouraged and inspired me to follow my passions and be who I want to be......Read More
This is from a post I had written on my Tumblr blog back during the 2016 presidential elections. It is still (sadly) so relevant to how I and many others feel today about racism, social media, and the disconnectedness we feel today.Read More
I enjoyed reading this blog post by some very wise souls at Yoga Shaala (Northern California) about the spiritual significance of the Solar Eclipse. Hope you guys like it too!
"The eclipse bisects the USA in a diagonal line, cutting it in two. Separation is the physical realm. It’s a fact of experiencing this reality, though only part of the story. Separation serves evolution as it gives a new perspective. From a new perspective, you have the option of a new choice....."Read More