Monthly Archives: March 2014

This is Why You Came to Nepal!

This past weekend, the Hindu’s celebrated “Holi”, a holiday celebrating the death of the evil Holika who had tried, but failed to poison Krishna.  As it happened, leading up to the holiday, my language lesson contained a lot of Hindu … Continue reading

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A Call to Prayer

The year 1993 saw the political crisis between then President Yeltsin and his conservative opponents erupt into an armed conflict in Moscow.  The conservatives took over the Parliament building, Russia’s White House, and in response, Yeltsin sent tanks to the … Continue reading

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