Bhaktapur, Nepal in the evening at dusk
03/31/2015
Hi all! This is the first of a small blog series by Danielle, my travel partner, and me, Jade. We’re on our way to Nepal as you read this! Nepal is our first stop on our open ended... read more
highway deposit litter sign
03/26/2015
Got those windows washed and drawers organized with your spring cleaning frenzy?  Now you're ready to look outside your four walls to the larger picture...America. Keep America Beautiful is... read more
love water event for Water Day
03/19/2015
We cannot escape the news, or the situation being covered in the news—of an impending water crisis in our world. It’s not just the parched agriculture zones of California or the ragged desserts of... read more
03/11/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "Keep Loving" – A Universal Love Song. Nimo was inspired to write this song from his... read more
black ram with large horns
02/19/2015
In the Chinese-based lunar horoscope, today is the day that marks the new year, the Year of the Sheep (or Ram or Goat depending on which East Asian culture you ask). In this horoscope system,... read more
colorful Mardi Gras masks on retail shelf
02/17/2015
Laissez les bon temps rouler,…or "Let the Good Times Roll" is the battle cry from the sidewalks (and gutters) of New Orleans’ Bourbon Street today to celebrate Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday. What has... read more
02/16/2015
A loving short documentary by filmmaker and dear friend Ellie Walton (elliewalton.com), sharing the message and spirit behind Nimo's Empty Hands Music and Pilgrimage.  From an Ivy League... read more
02/16/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "To My People" - an Ode to Humanity music video and song featuring dear musicians and... read more
02/16/2015
Musicians Nimo Patel and Daniel Nahmod brought together dozens of people from around the world to create this beautiful, heart-opening melody. Inspired by the 21-Day Gratitude Challenge, the song is... read more

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Coexist Graphic
08/12/2014
Mosque, Synagogue, and Church under the same roof—In 2009, archaeologists working in the heart of Berlin excavated the foundations of what is thought to be one of the city's first churches, St.... read more
Bora Bora
08/05/2014
You know the routine. Plastics and glass and other recyclables into the blue bin. Remembering the shopping bag for the grocery store. Taking your refillable water bottle to work so you don’t have... read more
Garden Rake in Soil
07/29/2014
D.I.G. (Development in Gardening) is a charitable organization dedicated to improving health and well-being for HIV-positive and at-risk individuals in developing nations. They teach skills and... read more
Stacked Plates and Utensils
07/15/2014
A self–service coffee shop in North Dakota is a testament to human trust, and community support. Can a self-service store with no employees based on trust system be successful? Or will... read more
Soccer Ball on Field
07/01/2014
The World Cup—are you watching? I have to say the first couple weeks have been mildly intriguing for me. I grew up on a baseball field, a basketball court, and an American football field. We... read more
Earbuds
06/24/2014
Music & memory go hand in hand. I’m guessing you are probably one of the gazillions of people worldwide who own iPods or other personal music devices. Chances are also pretty good that the... read more
Green and Yellow Public Transit Bus
06/17/2014
How skilled are you at letting go? It's a challenge for most of us in this day and age. We are, most of us, control freaks, and even if someone else holds the reins, we still want to know where... read more
Hands in the shape of a circle
06/10/2014
Is there such an ideal as a higher consciousness, with respect to community? Many years ago, as a younger theatre artist living in Los Angeles, I was struggling in a polarized, competitive, theatre... read more
Bicycle Road Signs
06/03/2014
Getting out and biking for recreation, or perhaps as your main mode of transportation, benefits your body/health, and the health of the community...even our planet. There are also plentiful... read more

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