Weekend at Grandma’s

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Last weekend Karan went with his family to visit his grandparents. It’s a 4-5 hour trip by bus from Chennai. I took these screenshots while I talked to him on my iPod (I was lying down in my bed so I look really strange). I like them because for the first time…

Mustache Pay & Other Idiosyncrasies of India

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In the three years I have been with Karan, I have learned about India, or I should say, his India (Chennai) through different things he has told me. For those who aren’t up to date on facts about India, I’ll do my best to enlighten. Similar to the United States, India is…

Long Distance Introduction

Lakshimi shows of a statue of her favorite god Baba

Karan left the Dominican Republic on the night of May 3rd and arrived in Paris at 11:30 their time. After a 10 hour wait he flew to New Dehli, arriving on the afternoon of May 5th. He was supposed to have a stop over of only an hour and a half before…

The Chrysalis Stage

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Christian theology preached that God promises that everyone a place in heaven, unless of course, one sins or goes against God in one’s lifetime without begging for forgiveness. Hindu theology, on the other hand is very different. For Hindus, nothing is promised by God, instead one has to earn one’s reward through…

First of Many

Karan's transit visa to Paris

Above: Karan shows off his transit visa for France Karan flies to India tonight — well to be precise, he flies first to Paris then after an 11 hour wait he flies to New Dehli, waits a couple more hours and then finally flying to Chennai, arriving Saturday afternoon, May 5th. Now…