What an amazing place!

There is such contrary in India – of peacefulness and  busy streets and markets, beautiful scenery and open sewers, lavish temples and shacks/tents. The people are warm and friendly. I am adjusting to life in the Ashram. The bells ring at 5:00am, meditation is at 5:20 am and the day starts. Usually the day ends around 7:00pm but if there is chanting/kiritan it will last to about 9:00pm. Here are some more pics. And more monkeys for Jesse and Alex. I believe the hardest part of being here is being away from my family, I miss them horribly, but if it weren’t for them I would not be here in the first place. I know Dave’s doing a wonderful job!

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6 thoughts on “What an amazing place!

  1. Awesome pictures, I’m glad you are having a such a wonderful experience. Your family misses you so much too! You’re right, Dave is doing a great job. He’s keeping them very busy, swimming, skating, movies etc… but I know they can’t wait to see you!!! Have fun & enjoy your time there! Can’t wait to hear all about it!

  2. Morning Honey,
    Pictures are amazing-need to see more of you! Happy Valentines Day to you and hugs are being sent through the wires now! It’s hard to believe that your trip there is almost half over-are you learning lots-and can I be your first guinea pig?Can’t wait for you to get home and share your stories. Love ‘ya lots

  3. Wow! What an experience you must be having!!!! Thinking of you often and can’t wait to hear about your journey! Take care….xo!

  4. Hi there,
    Thought that you would like to know that Lisa had her baby this morning and everyone is fine. He is nameless at this time and he came into the world at 4 lbs. 1 ounce. He will have to stay in the hospital until he reaches 5lbs 8 ounces but thank God he’s okay since he is 6 weeks early! Counting down the days that you will be back and hope that all is more than well with you!
    Huge hugs
    Linda aka Mrs. Gorgonzolla

  5. Hi Karen! Only about a week left to go! You’re almost there. Everyone here is really proud of you and can’t wait to see you. Take care & have a great trip home!

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