Chaplaincy, Hindu Chaplain, Hindu Chaplaincy

Let’s Talk – Organ Donation

One of the most gratifying aspects of hospital chaplaincy is being able to witness how families come together in support of their loved one's wishes - even if it means going against what they would have wanted for their loved one. Organ donation is a major, albeit sensitive, topic in a hospital setting. Generally, it… Continue reading Let’s Talk – Organ Donation

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)

Chaplaincy, Death, Grief and Loss, Health care, Hindu Chaplaincy, Spirituality, Vedanta

My very first Hindu Memorial Service

In the field of hospital chaplaincy, one of the best aspects (among many) is that opportunities are presented continually that challenge the chaplain to go above and beyond the type of care he or she can provide to the patient, family and hospital staff. Also, in hospital chaplaincy, you meet people with a whole spectrum… Continue reading My very first Hindu Memorial Service