Luna: From Abandoned to Adored

On January 1, 2018, six days after I moved to Bangalore, I wondered: What if….I rescued a dog? I had seen this on Facebook a few days before: Ankit had been feeding this dog for a...

Therapy: A 2-for-1 Deal

I begged and begged to not have to go to therapy. But my Class Dean at Babson College wouldn’t have it. By the third year, she knew me as an ambitious, high-performing student who was...

In Search of Home

As a girl of Indian descent growing up in Chicago, I was taught to regularly seek blessings from elders in the family, particularly my paternal grandmother. She would place her hand on my head,...

Embracing My Insecurities

Now that life has returned to a slower pace, I have started to unpack the learnings from 2017. I am slowly beginning to see where my insecurities are because for the most part, they remain...

Are you my alma mater?

Finding the right MBA program is like finding the family that speaks your language. They may not look or talk like you, but you feel “at home” because they understand and value you. I knew...

Diversity + Conflict = Maximimum Growth

It’s Sunday night and nearly 2am. I have class in 6 hours, but I have an urge to sit here in silence and write. It feels like a month has gone by. Flipping through my...

My Favorite Weekend at INSEAD: Basque Country

I was reluctant to sign up for another big group trip, as this generally means less independence, and sometimes leads to more confusion. Four months into the 10-month program, I was no longer going on...

Daily Nourishment

So far, I've shown you pictures of Iran from the inside out. Here's one looking from the outside in - this is me in my element: I am nourished by my daily reading practice....

Protected: The Confluence of Two Paths: Ismaili Gnosis and Jnana Yoga – The Start...

My best friend described finding “the one” like a game of Musical Chairs. She would say, “Sabrina, when the music stops, you marry the one you’re with.” But I think it’s more like a game of Go Fish; you keep fishing until you find your match. The last time I went fishing, I found the […]

Authenticity Circle: The Seed of a Conscious Community

Made in the Image of God The Universal Command is pure vision, unlimited possibilities, and entirely boundless. It ignites the Universal Intellect, through which thought is bound, defined, and then projected onto the Universal Soul....