Here are 20 of my favourite spiritual books. They include books about Indian spirituality, Yoga & Sufism, by Joseph Campbell, Rumi, Deepak Chopra, and more.
Achieved a dream by attending the Jaipur Literature Festival. And then spent most of it chasing travel writer Paul Theroux for an interview.
As a girl, I was obsessed with the 1,001 Tales of the Arabian Nights. Scheherazade was, and is, my hero. A woman who saved the kingdom and herself by telling stories.
In honour of the Jaipur Literature Festival, here’s an article I wrote about my afternoon with four delightful Indo-Canadian writers: Jasmine D’Costa, Mayank Bhatt, Niranjana Iyer and Farzana Doctor.
Acclaimed Indo-Canadian film director Deepa Mehta gave an inspiring talk about the creative process and directing Midnight’s Children.
My interview with The Rope in the Water author Sylvia Fraser about her pilgrimage to India and her reality-defying experience with a non-existent rope that saved her life.
Shelley Seale, author of Weight of Silence: The Invisible Children of India, reveals how she was transformed by volunteering at an orphanage in India.