Kelia Vasna, IndiaJanuary 13, 2017 in India
Usually I'm a bit unlucky on Friday the thirteenth (2 different car accidents), but this Friday was the complete opposite, reminding me of how lucky and fortunate I really am for a variety of reasons.
We visited this small village where Rupal's Grandmother grew up. We visited the house she grew up in, the field that Rupal's Dad spent time on in the summers, and also the local school, where Rupal's family recently donated money to, to build a computer room for the school children in honor of her Grandmother. The school visit was quite a touching experience where we were greeted with a band, showered in flowers, and other kind gestures of gratitude. It was also the day before Uttarayan so after our welcome we had a blast flying kites, dancing, and taking pictures with the kids.Read more