Being robbed of my phone, asking help from a stranger and driving around in a police car trying to find who stole it on the night I was catching a flight to Madrid was not the way I wanted to start my spiritual journey. But it happened and I decided to fly out without my… Read More Temple Life- A Spiritual Journey
Tonight I went to a Persian poetry recital tonight hosted by the British Institute of Persian Studies and City’s Iranian society. Listened to some traditional and contemporary poetry by Rumi, Hafez to Aminpour and a Sitar performance by musician Anoosh Jahanshahi. Though I was looking forward to the event, but didn’t expect the impact it… Read More Persian Poetry: Finding What’s In Our Heart
11pm. On the bus home from work. I’m questionning faith humanity, my past, my present and my future. I just want to get home, collapse and sleep it all off. In a daze, I see through the condensated glass windows, so clearly, cardboard with “Smile it’s free” painted on. A spark triggered inside of me.… Read More VIDEO: “Smile. It’s Free.” – A message from the homeless
Recently I’ve come to find myself lacking something within me. I don’t want it to come across cliché but the truth is I find myself lacking faith. I don’t know what my connection to God is, and I can’t define it. But I can tell through seeing my patience become impatience, and the weakness I… Read More Visiting temple will not fix my lack of faith
Thank you to each and every person who visited our “Knowledge is Power” stall yesterday. Wishes that left on our wishtree were incredibly moving and I hope the day has given some inspiration and motivation. We are gathering up the wishes as we speak and will be posting responses soon! If you would like to… Read More Thank you for visiting us at Cally Festival
Hello! We’re super excited be out today with the Cally community to celebrate Cally Festival. Make sure you visit our stall and make a wish on our Knowledge is Power wish tree. We will also be giving live updates throughout the day on: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/sliceofsimplicity Twitter: @rima246 #paperairplaneproject #callyfest #knowledgeispower Get in touch! Here’s some… Read More Launched: Paper Airplanes at Cally Festival!
London held it’s annual pride this year along with UK Black Pride– an event for all to empower and embrace diversity. Despite speaking out on equality issues such as fascism and homophobia over the past few years, this was my first pride. I didn’t expect to spend the whole day there due to a heavy… Read More A heterosexual Hindu’s first Pride and UK Black Pride