Malini’s superpower is helping people and organizations identify and express their superpowers through storytelling, creative engagement, and problem solving. She currently works with Ashoka, a global organization that support the largest network of social entrepreneurs working to realize a world where everyone is a changemaker.  Malini is a...
Malini’s superpower is helping people and organizations identify and express their superpowers through storytelling, creative engagement, and problem solving. She currently works with Ashoka, a global organization that support the largest network of social entrepreneurs working to realize a world where everyone is a changemaker.  Malini is a fellow spiritual seeker/traveler with experience in meditation, Reiki, Qi Gong, and Indian classical dance. She believes that these spaces are oceans of learning and depth that certifications cannot truly hold. In the hours that remain, you can find Malini working on a number of creative projects, and learning and laughing with her son.
More

A New Age for the New Age. It’s Time.​

newage A New Age for the New Age. It’s Time.​

Have you noticed the almost sacred ritual that happens as it gets dark outside, at dusk? It’s especially noticeable for me on a warm summer evening. The air cools and stills. The lighting becomes surreal, glowing, soft, almost like a dream. Birds of a particular feather, shift location as if cued by an internal alarm. Humans and cars bustle about leaving and returning. Mosquitoes might try and get their last bite in. Certain other critters offer a strange but steady musical chorus to welcome the night. It feels like there is a divine design to all of it, like it would be imperfect with just one of its many guests missing. Where the sum of these individual pieces, and what can seem like disorder and disparateness, comes together to truly create the experience of dusk and night falling. Can you tell its my favorite time of day?


But more than that, in a weird way, it has me thinking about the incredibly crazy, imperfect but deliberate plan that is playing out in the world right now and our roles in it. Specifically I’m thinking about the disruption and dismantling of privilege, “business as usual” in its many forms. We see this as it relates to global politics, religion, women’s rights, ethnicity and race, sexual preference and so many things really. As of late, my own experience and attention has been on what greater healing and inclusion looks like in the spirituality/wellbeing space. But I think these reflections might also resonate in other spaces as well.

Continue reading
4