Diwali: Festival of Lights

November 7th, 2018 by

Diwali Celebration Diya on a Female Hand[...] Read More

Bangalore: Silicon Valley of India

November 6th, 2018 by

Bangalore is India's Silcon Valley15 Days of Prayer for the Hindu World: Day 10

Bangalore sits in the middle of South India. It has experienced massive growth fueled by its reputation as the first great high-tech hub in India. This growth, along with the temperate climate, has made it an attractive center for many educational institutions, including some of India’s most famous Christian institutions.[...] Read More

Your gifts go twice as far — in Malawi and around the world

November 6th, 2018 by

Preschool Sunday School class at Grace of God Orphanage in Malawi. Give now and your gift goes twice as far.[...] Read More

Brahmin in India

November 5th, 2018 by

15 Days of Prayer for the Hindu World: Day 9

A young Brahmin man politely asks a low-caste woman for a drink of water. Hesitantly, she pours the water, and he appreciatively takes the glass. For many Brahmins, this would be considered ritually impure. But this particular Brahmin man—his name is Manoj—has been transformed.
Some time before, Manoj had suffered a severe injury and was bleeding profusely. In desperation, he cried out a name he had once heard – “Jesus”. Miraculously, the bleeding stopped. Later, as he drifted in and out of sleep at the hospital, he felt darkness surrounding him, trying to consume him. Suddenly, he saw a man in white reaching down to rescue him. This experience led Manoj to become a Christian.[...] Read More

Mumbai: City of Dreams

November 4th, 2018 by

Mumbai[...] Read More

The Yadav in India

November 3rd, 2018 by

Bicycle for milk delivery in India[...] Read More

Kolkatta, City of Joy

November 2nd, 2018 by

Beautiful view of Kolkata city with a Howrah bridge on the river Hooghly at twilight. Adobe (by Alexander) [...] Read More

The Kewat People

November 1st, 2018 by

The Kewat people live along the Ganges river in India.[...] Read More

Delhi: The Capital City

October 31st, 2018 by

15 Days of Prayer for the Hindu World – Day Four

Delhi is an ancient city, well known for serving as a capital of the Mogul Empire, and after 1911 as the capital of the British Raj as well. New Delhi continued as the capital city of India upon its independence in 1947. The names Delhi and New Delhi are often used interchangeably. With a population of well over 29 million people, Delhi is the most populous city in India and one of the most important cities of the 21st century. The United Nations has predicted that New Delhi will become the world’s most populous city by about 2028.[...] Read More

The Waddari: Peace in Tragedy

October 30th, 2018 by

15 Days of Prayer for the Hindu World – Day 3

Shanti was 25 years old when her husband of 12 years died. She needed to work hard to feed her four children, the oldest of whom was ten. During the previous five years of her husband’s sickness, their family tried everything. They visited doctors, performed various rituals and worship ceremonies, and sought help from witch doctors. Nothing helped.[...] Read More