RYS 200, 300, 500 in Rishikesh
”If you were just a little whiter, you would look just like Obama!”, the Indian international lawyer exclaimed spontaneously, nodding to the Nigerian barrister. I bit my lip to keep from giggling. This is what I love about India… the almost childlike spontaneity and warmth that sometimes overrides what we in the west cling to and call ”good manners”.
The 22nd of February I had the immense pleasure of attending the International Seminar on ”Constitutional…Continue
Added by Jenny Wickman on February 28, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Today, maybe because it is Valentine’s Day, I feel like writing about love. Few things are so fundamental to human life and to happiness as love is. Not just romantic love, but love in friendship, in family and last but not lease for yourself. However, romantic love often justifies and excuses actions we would in other circumstances find unacceptable.When in love, we sometimes suffer and sacrifice and to ourselves we justify this as ”love hurts” because of the socially,…Continue
Added by Jenny Wickman on February 14, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments
Last night I was sitting at Freedom Café in Laxman Jhula, sipping on a hot ginger honey lemon tea and listening to the musicians playing. Harmonium, tablas, a guitar… all blending together beautifully, creating musical magic.
Strangers, passing through this little town on a longer journey, picking up an instrument and instantly connect with the other musicians… across nations, age and culture, connectivity is established. Beginners are connecting with more…Continue