Statue of man putting crown on his own head.
11/20/2018
A confluence of conversations has emerged in the yoga world regarding purpose, safety, and abuse of power. The politics involved are playing themselves out, and the sides of the debate are being... read more
Two tigers fighting and swiping at each other.
11/15/2018
Consider how one should respond to a simple case of disagreement. Frank sees a bird in the garden and believes it’s a finch. Standing beside him, Gita sees the same bird, but she’s confident it’s... read more
Close up of green motherboard and circuits from computer.
11/07/2018
I grew up in the eighties. My folks moved from NY to Los Angeles and settled into the comfort of a big house, two-car garage, and three kids. We were never in want for money. My dad made millions as... read more
Many scattered stickers say I VOTED
11/02/2018
When circumstances, ruled by forces beyond the will of one individual, overshadow our personal experience of life, unconscious resentment and fear run deep. The coercive fuel of capitalism has... read more
Golden dusk photo of fisherman on river tossing out nets
10/30/2018
Having traveled throughout Latin America, people everywhere seem to embody a warm tenderness and kind spirit that many times is rare to experience in other major cities of the west. From Mexico to... read more
Sea turtle floating and looking directly at camera.
10/04/2018
I run a social enterprise that helps people travel and volunteer with animals. It’s wonderful. New and experienced travelers come to me to help find the perfect animal volunteer experience and I... read more
Wall of childrens' art with characters from Finding Nemo
09/28/2018
For over two decades Pixar has delivered the most epic animation films of all time. And I saw all 20 recently! They infuse the minds and hearts of audiences worldwide with fast moving and attention-... read more
Ballot box in front of American flag.
09/25/2018
You want to take part in the voting process. It is a right AND a responsibility. Estimates are that about 58% of Americans eligible to vote did so in the 2016 national elections. The insidious... read more
Coffee house workers and customers
09/12/2018
Anonymous (not verified)
In recent years, the big catchphrase in travel has been about being “local”. In most cases this has meant getting outside the cities, invading smaller villages in the countryside, and asking local... read more

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Two tigers fighting and swiping at each other.
11/15/2018
Consider how one should respond to a simple case of disagreement. Frank sees a bird in the garden and believes it’s a finch. Standing beside him, Gita sees the same bird, but she’s confident it’s... read more
Close up of green motherboard and circuits from computer.
11/07/2018
I grew up in the eighties. My folks moved from NY to Los Angeles and settled into the comfort of a big house, two-car garage, and three kids. We were never in want for money. My dad made millions as... read more
Many scattered stickers say I VOTED
11/02/2018
When circumstances, ruled by forces beyond the will of one individual, overshadow our personal experience of life, unconscious resentment and fear run deep. The coercive fuel of capitalism has... read more
Golden dusk photo of fisherman on river tossing out nets
10/30/2018
Having traveled throughout Latin America, people everywhere seem to embody a warm tenderness and kind spirit that many times is rare to experience in other major cities of the west. From Mexico to... read more
Sea turtle floating and looking directly at camera.
10/04/2018
I run a social enterprise that helps people travel and volunteer with animals. It’s wonderful. New and experienced travelers come to me to help find the perfect animal volunteer experience and I... read more
Wall of childrens' art with characters from Finding Nemo
09/28/2018
For over two decades Pixar has delivered the most epic animation films of all time. And I saw all 20 recently! They infuse the minds and hearts of audiences worldwide with fast moving and attention-... read more
Ballot box in front of American flag.
09/25/2018
You want to take part in the voting process. It is a right AND a responsibility. Estimates are that about 58% of Americans eligible to vote did so in the 2016 national elections. The insidious... read more
Coffee house workers and customers
09/12/2018
Anonymous (not verified)
In recent years, the big catchphrase in travel has been about being “local”. In most cases this has meant getting outside the cities, invading smaller villages in the countryside, and asking local... read more
Two men in India do outdoor demonstration of sword skills.
09/06/2018
Our time on Earth is limited. It slips away, what a shame! There is so much to celebrate. Wish it didn't have to end this way! But with enough alignment and centering in our personal... read more

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02/16/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "To My People" - an Ode to Humanity music video and song featuring dear musicians and... read more
02/16/2015
Musicians Nimo Patel and Daniel Nahmod brought together dozens of people from around the world to create this beautiful, heart-opening melody. Inspired by the 21-Day Gratitude Challenge, the song is... read more
02/16/2015
In this brief documentary, learn about the intention and mission behind Empty Hands Music and the Pilgrimage. From an Ivy League education to Wall street to fame and fortune as a MTV Rap star, at... read more
02/13/2015
Discovering where true problems lie is important, but it doesn't make change happen. The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction,... read more
02/13/2015
Over the past several decades, many environmental and social change efforts have come to reflect the centrality of shopping in our culture, suggesting change can be made—or is even best made—through... read more
02/13/2015
Judges ruled that corporations are people too! The Story of Citizens United v. FEC explores the inordinate power that corporations exercise in our democracy. The movie explores the history of... read more
02/13/2015
It must benefit somebody for us to keep thinking this, but the United States isn’t broke; we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally... read more
02/13/2015
Ge tin the know about climate options being proposed. The Story of Cap & Trade, released in December 2009, is a fast-paced, fact-filled look at the leading climate solution discussed at the... read more
02/13/2015
The Story of Electronics employs the Story of Stuff style to explore the high-tech revolution’s collateral damage—25 million tons of e-waste and counting, poisoned workers, and a public left... read more

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