Greek philosopher Heraclitus said, ‘No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.’ Award-winning artist and animation director Kongkee asks, “What happens when a soul emerges after 2,000 years from underwater—does it seek out something new? Does it return to familiar places?”
Pallavi is a first-generation Indian American who has always intended to honor her South Asian craft. After years of quest and experiments, she found the world of natural dye and founded the Hamesha Project. Know more about her way to sustainable fashion!
Apna Ghar is a registered charity partner for the 2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. This means that the funds raised through your participation will help continue their services and programs for the community.
For people whose love language is Acts of Service, being able to add value, subtract stress, divide tasks, and multiply your partner’s productivity is your expression of love. Another good way to show that love is to extend it to our AAPI community. Having a date where both of you share your expertise and serve others is such a meaningful way to celebrate the day of love.
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we’re very excited to showcase our affection towards our partner. What better way than to give them something that would be a physical reminder of your devotion to them? Enter the 3rd Love Language in our series, Receiving Gifts.
The pull to help others and imprint on making a difference is stronger than one’s own desire to attain something just for themselves. For others, this calling comes later in life, but to the very unique few, this calling happens much earlier. Roxanne Volkmann happens to be one of those few who was called to serve others when she was just a young 19-year-old.
Affirming one’s feelings isn’t limited to long poetic monologues that proclaim how much you care. It is also expressed in consistent small phrases of endearment, gratitude, or encouragement. There are so many ways to express these feelings and the existence of languages has only made the selection more diverse.