Updates from the Moved By Love family | May 2014
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Earlier last month, Sheetal Ben embarked on a journey of love across India. Recently she shared how everyone has been with her, holding her along the path. Here are the updates from the Bhav Jatra.
An evening of magic - the restaurant became a temple; the food, an offering and strangers came together as family. Here are some pictures and reflections from the evening.

While in Angola, Ashima decided to volunteer with a local non-profit. Even though she couldn't speak the same language, it didn't stop her from engaging in a deeper way. Here are some stories!

Volunteers serving in villages across India came together for a three day retreat. From simple ties rooted in the heart (Dosti), a direction (Disha) emerged which led to a collective vision (Disha).

'A day of Maitri in Delhi'

A diverse group of 16 inspired souls came together to spend a day in the spirit of maitri at Gandhi Ashram, Delhi. Pratyush shares how each experienced a day of connection, transformation, unexpected gifts and immense gratitude.

'Engaging with Money in the Spirit of Gift'

There's no doubt that operating in alignment with Gift culture helps us ask tougher questions of money. How are questions of sustainability addressed when we choose to work in this way? Siddharth posts a blog from some of his email conversations with people who have been exploring this deeply.

'Clowning in Kundapur'

Last month, Nivendra, Harish and a few other volunteers spread joy in a hospital in Bangalore through their experiments in Compassionate Clowning. They took it a few steps further when they decided to take the spirit of clowning into a small town called Kundapur. Read more stories from their adventure here. 
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Karma Kitchen and Seva Cafe: Volunteer or visit the Gift Economy restaurants in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Baroda and Mumbai. Details here.

Awakin Gatherings: Several groups sit for an hour of meditation in cities across India. Join them here.

Moved By Love Retreat: Join us for the next 3 day gathering in June/July. 
To hear about local events in your city, email us at dosti@movedbylove.org.
Articles: The ripples from the Gandhi 3.0 gathering continue - The Parabola magazine features an article written by Tracy about her experience in India. Read more.

Videos: Moved By Love Retreats always allow for a circle to hold stories offered by speakers sharing from the heart. Here are some excerpts from a recently concluded gathering.  

Audio Interviews: Nirali shares a series of Audio stories from the heart from her work with a community in Ahmedabad. Here they are - featured on the Moved By Love blog. 

Pictures: Nimesh aka Nimo has been on a pilgrimage to share love through his songs on his pilgrimage across the US - here are some pictures from his journey so far.
"What is love after all but trusting in the unknown"