Monthly Archives: November 2013

So How Was Your Day? or Watch Your Step!

My visa expires on Wednesday, so today I went to get it renewed.  Bikram, I asked, can you arrange a taxi for me to the Dept. of Immigration?  No good.  I forgot that the Communists had called for a banda … Continue reading

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Philippines Update

I’m sure many of you have been aware of the threat to the Philippines by the typhoon Haiyan.  The typhoon first hit land at Guiuan which is where we hired boats to take us a few hundred meters across the … Continue reading

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Worship of creatures rather than Creator

Yesterday the festival of Tihar began here in Nepal.  It is the second most important holiday for Hindus, and lasts for five days.  Each day a different animal or god is worshiped.  It began yesterday with the worship of crows … Continue reading

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