The Value of Women’s Bodies, Brains, and Souls

We know the attitude towards women changed when iconography depicted their assault and subjugation.  We know that women stopped being perceived as divine creators when male gods were attributed to producing life.  We know that at various points throughout multiple cultures, women were deemed sacred because of the abundance of temples, graves, exquisite drawings, andContinue reading “The Value of Women’s Bodies, Brains, and Souls”

The Mud and The Lotus: What India is Teaching Me

The Mud and the Lotus: What India Is Teaching Me About 5 years ago, I began a consistent yoga practice.  Right around the same time, I started a PhD program in Women’s Spirituality at the California Institute of Integral Studies where I eventually wrote my dissertation on Women’s Spiritual Leadership.  Throughout my studies, I realized thatContinue reading “The Mud and The Lotus: What India is Teaching Me”