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Getting our interfaith dialoguing on

The Christmas tree our son wanted is now up in our living room!  It’s a cute little addition.  We know nothing about tree selection and yes, this is the one you saw on sale in your Big Lots catalog.  256 more words

I'm A Muslim And I Love You

book review: Abby Spencer Goes to Bollywood

title: Abby Spencer Goes to Bollywood

author: Varsha Bajaj

date: March 2014

main character: Abby Spencer

When Abby has a traumatic reaction to coconut, her mom realizes that it’s time to bring Abby’s dad into the picture. 232 more words

Book Reviews

Karma and Other Stories by Rishi Reddi

Many of us as jaded reader reflexively do the old custom of eye roll up when we hear about a new book which falls in the “ Diaspora fiction” category- meaning it’s all about immigrant angst, dislocation, etc. 453 more words


Indian,American - What it means to be Indian in today's America!

In today’s world of the South Asian community one would ask how we could identify ourselves and maybe just a few of us would be able to answer that question and many wouldn’t be able to answer it as there are many answers. 321 more words

What's Happenin'

Street Robbers Targeting People Of Indian Descent Wearing Gold Jewelry In Santa Clara, Sunnyvale

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — Street robberies in Santa Clara and Sunnyvale have been targeting people of Indian descent wearing gold jewelry, the Santa Clara Police Department announced Wednesday. 327 more words


Why Homeschoolers Should Encourage Multi-Cultural Appreciation: Lisa's Story

Lisa is a homeschool graduate currently attending Patrick Henry College.

I was homeschooled my entire life. I’m the oldest in a large family. I’m also a second-generation immigrant kid. 588 more words


Begging God To Make Me White: Rachel's Story

Also by Rachel on HA: “Hurts Me More Than You: Rachel’s Story.”

I never realized what an anomaly my family was at homeschool conventions or homeschool co-ops until recently we ran into another Indian family at one. 859 more words