Remembering Studs' ability to speak about music and finding a complete version of a song in the show.
On Being Blog
“The main creed that I like to refer to when I think of Vedanta is as Swami Vivekananda said: ‘If you’re a Christian, be a good Christian. If you’re a Muslim, be a good Muslim. If you’re a Hindu, be a good Hindu.’”
This is the comment of 17 year-old Akhil, a young man interviewed as part of a new study released by the Search Institute’s Center for Spiritual Development in Childhood and Adolescence. The study is the first report from an ambitious project reaching across cultures, languages, and traditions to understand how today’s global youth experience and think about their spiritual growth. Focused on advancing the scientific study of this area of human development, the guiding philosophy of the endeavor is that good science is the key to good practice in fostering the formation and growth of spiritual identity.
Sometimes forgiveness comes easiest to the youngest of us.
A retired butler at the White House misses the chance to tell his Helene about the first black man bound for the Oval Office.
Marie Howe uses poetry to explore disagreement + the distance between people.
Our intern draws upon music suggestions as she reflects on global reaction to U.S. politics.