Tag: America

The Culture of asking 'How are you?' without really wanting to know - 18 Jul 13
The Culture of asking ‘How are you?’ without really wanting to know – 18 Jul 13
Swami Balendu describes the American habit of using 'how are you?' as a greeting without ... Read More
'Wrong Number, Honey!' - When American and German Cultures clash - 17 Jul 13
‘Wrong Number, Honey!’ – When American and German Cultures clash – 17 Jul 13
Swami Balendu describes with examples why it is again and again funny to see when ... Read More
Waiting for Death - Torture of Death Penalty a Human Rights Violation - 23 Sep 11
Waiting for Death – Torture of Death Penalty a Human Rights Violation – 23 Sep 11
Swami Balendu writes about cases in the US and in India when people had to ... Read More
America - Highest Water Consumption per Person per Day - 30 Aug 11
America – Highest Water Consumption per Person per Day – 30 Aug 11
Swami Balendu writes about the average water consumption all over the world and explains why ... Read More
Individualism in America - People uniting in Emergency Situations like in Hurricane Irene - 29 Aug 11
Individualism in America – People uniting in Emergency Situations like in Hurricane Irene – 29 Aug 11
Swami Balendu writes about the help that people gave each other during the hurricane Irene ... Read More
Review of the Year 2010 - Experiences and Changes - 31 Dec 10
Review of the Year 2010 – Experiences and Changes – 31 Dec 10
Swami ji tells what happened to him each month of this year. Read about happy ... Read More
Hey Nithyananda - Was that Repeated Rape or a Divine Act? - 2 Dec 10
Hey Nithyananda – Was that Repeated Rape or a Divine Act? – 2 Dec 10
Swami Ji writes about gurus like Nithyananda who have sex saying they are Gods like ... Read More
Outsourcing to India - From IT Work to Homework! - 15 Nov 10
Outsourcing to India – From IT Work to Homework! – 15 Nov 10
Swami Ji writes about students who outsource their homework to India and Indian teachers who ... Read More
Indian Media on Barack Obama and Pakistan - 8 Nov 10
Indian Media on Barack Obama and Pakistan – 8 Nov 10
Swami ji writes about the news coverage about Obama's visit to India and his talk ... Read More
Beating Children Costs Money - So Leave It! - 3 Nov 10
Beating Children Costs Money – So Leave It! – 3 Nov 10
Swami Ji writes about a study that explains that corporal punishment costs the country money ... Read More
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Cultural Exchange between India and USA – 21 Jul 10
Swami Ji writes about a cultural exchange week that his school in India does with ... Read More
Why are you Hiding your Birthdate? - 19 Jul 10
Why are you Hiding your Birthdate? – 19 Jul 10
Swami Ji writes about people who do not want others to know their birthdate. Read ... Read More
Why are Dogs not allowed on Nudist Beaches? - 18 Jul 10
Why are Dogs not allowed on Nudist Beaches? – 18 Jul 10
Swami Ji writes about his day at the North Sea beach, funny signs, naked men, ... Read More
Hidden Curiosity and Interest leads to Embarrassing Situations - 16 Jul 10
Hidden Curiosity and Interest leads to Embarrassing Situations – 16 Jul 10
Swami Ji writes about people who are curious but do not want to look or ... Read More
Listening to Silence - Being Tired of Noise - 2 Jul 10
Listening to Silence – Being Tired of Noise – 2 Jul 10
Swami Ji describes how the constant noise in New York City made him tired and ... Read More
Hormones in Meat and Children?s Nutrition - 30 Jun 10
Hormones in Meat and Children?s Nutrition – 30 Jun 10
Swami Ji writes about children and how their nutrition can affect them. Anger and aggressiveness ... Read More