Tag: Amanjot Kaur

  • Returning to India ~ The Himalayan Cottage

    Returning to India ~ The Himalayan Cottage

    I was on my way to Mother India once again The emotions stirred up before my departure left me with a deeply depressed heart. But I knew why I was going: to finish the manuscript and illustrations for my book, to have more time studying with Ustad Ji and to pursue my meditation practice deeply…

  • Uprooted

    Uprooted

    It’s been a while since my last post. The past year was unbelievably challenging both spiritually and musically. I experienced a lot of growth both as a musician and human being. I wasn’t able to write about those challenges as I was living through them. Today I am going to share with you the unexpected…

  • The Punjabi Village Wedding

    The Punjabi Village Wedding

    I was still in Varanasi with Ottile when I received an unexpected phone call. It was my friend Gurpreet, from Salt Lake City, UT. She said she was here in India for a family wedding and would I like to come to her village to spend time together and attend the wedding? Absolutely! I replied.…

  • Reuniting with Ottilie: Agra and Varanasi

    Reuniting with Ottilie: Agra and Varanasi

    This is part two of my travel adventures in India – pre virus/lockdown days 😂 You may recall that in June of 2019, I met a wonderful young woman named Ottilie while staying at a Yoga Ashram in Nepal. Ottilie and I kept in touch after meeting and planned to reconnect sometime later in the…

  • Gratitude

    Gratitude

    Well, it was an intense, whirlwind trip to the states. There were a lot of challenges, inner and outer, and also a lot of blessings. I want to say a special thank you to all you beautiful souls that connected with me. Thank you to Dear Papa and Trudy for getting the ticket for me…