When You Come From a Culture That Does Not See Men Holding Hands as Gay, but You, In Fact Are

This is about men holding hands. In India, where I grew up, men showing affection this way was common and not construed as homosexual activity. I look back on how I interpreted this social action differently and how it has shaped me today as a gay man.

The Pain I Feel Each Year on Father’s Day

He is always in my heart. I will always love him forever…

850km Motorbike Trip Across 3 States in India

I motorbiked 850km across 3 states in India with a guy I only met on Facebook during my Balkan motorbike trip!

The Largest Spices Market in Asia

I spent a few hours exploring Khari Baoli in New Delhi, which is the largest spices market in all of Asia.

Is it Time to Stop Linking Masculinity With Material Success?

Gender stereotypes in India—and across the world—crush the possibility of a man wanting to be home while his wife takes on the role of the sole breadwinner of the family.

Changing the Lens: A Global Look at Disability and Education

This video shows what can happen when we widen our world-view of education and disability, and realize that they go hand-in-hand.

How Male Bonding Strengthens Culture

In a small town in South India, men run together to build a stronger, healthier society.

40 Years of Portraying the Average Indian Male

For more than four decades, Amitabh Bachchan has reflected the changing realities of the average Indian man.

Kalaripayattu: The Origin of Martial Art

In Kerala, southern India there exists an ancient martial art which is believed to be the origin of Kung Fu and Jiu Jitsu.

Living Limitless – An Inspiring Story of Ultimate Human Potential

Proof positive of ability beyond disability, limitless mind power, perseverance, and optimism in the face of tragedy.

Clean Energy and India’s Forward Momentum

India’s influence on global energy trends in the next 25 years will be significant.

Why Delhi is the Perfect Air Pollution Case Study

As we start taking steps forward in environmental research, Delhi is a great country to place our focus.

How the Energy Landscape in India is Quickly Changing

Solar prices in India could fall below that of coal within 5 years.

A Stand-Up Comedian. In India. In the 1400s.

View image | gettyimages.com Jesse Kornbluth on one of the world’s first funny-men. ______ Did you know there were stand-up comedians in India in the 1400s? Me neither — until I read Kabir. Why? Because Kabir was playing the greatest comic role of all — God’s own fool. Sacrilege! Why, this is one of India’s […]

Indian Heat Wave The 5th Worst In History

Anthony Horton on a deadly heat wave currently striking India.

How To Run The Planet

Should A Small Handful Of Countries Run the World? Why Or Why Not?