Generally Speaking, Hindu Chaplain, Hindu Chaplaincy, Vedanta

Taking A Stand For Dharma And The Need For The Rise of Arjuna(s)

One of the best times of year for me as I’ve mentioned before is the month of Shravan. The entire month is filled with daily devotions entwined with deep significance. Then there’s Rakshabandhan and Janmashtami that fall during the month of Shravan as well. This Janmashtami, like most years, we went to the local Hindu… Continue reading Taking A Stand For Dharma And The Need For The Rise of Arjuna(s)

Generally Speaking, Hinduism

Shivji, Are You Listening? – Signs From The Universe

There are times in life when things do not make sense. For a person of faith, it feels as if it's a test of one's faith. The horror of it might set in when one realizes that one just might not have enough faith in one's Ishvara. I used to have those 'horror moments' a… Continue reading Shivji, Are You Listening? – Signs From The Universe

Chaplaincy, Hindu Chaplaincy, Hinduism

Clinical Pastoral Education and Self-Awareness

As part of the training to become a professional chaplain, one of the most important aspect is Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE). Honestly, in my opinion, CPE is THE most important training necessary for people who wish to serve as a chaplain. The website for Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center writes the following description for… Continue reading Clinical Pastoral Education and Self-Awareness