About Me  

I'm joining Service Space because ... affinity

A good day to me is when ... i am aware

My hero in life is ...Master Hua who cultivated a land where i call home; A Buddhist nun whose life is her vow; My mother; The Mehta family; A psychologist-professor

My favorite book is ...High Way Dharma Letter

One thing I'm grateful for is ... the opportunity to cultivate.


Teens On Wisdom

Jul 16, 2018, 4 comments, 12 smiles As we round out Week 4 of our Summer Internship, I'm smiling wide just reading the insights of our teenage interns, Ellie and Adi! Here's a few excerpts from their experiences this week -- on the theme of "Wisdom"! ... In his dialogue, Satish Kumar says, "You cannot change the world. You can change yourself." Do you agree? Why? I think it is more important to change yourself internally rather than the external world because you will not be able to change your surroundings with a genuine intention unless you are internally ready. In his talk, Barry Schwartz describe the unsung wisdom janitors tap into on the job. This week, you actively thanked public servants. What did you learn? I learned so much more than I had expected by thanking public servants this week. I spent this past week at an overnight summer camp and I found several wonderful opportunities to thank public workers, ... Read Full Story

Reflections From My ServiceSpace Summer Internship

Aug 13, 2017, 9 smiles The nine-week ServiceSpace summer internship has been one of the most beautiful parts of my journey. Although it had ended, I know that it is just the beginning of everything further and deeper. As my internship project, I talked with noble friends from our ecosystem and wrote this article for DailyGood. Thank you All for being a part of our expanded family. Deeply grateful for all the affinities, our mentors and the wonderful team. With love and gratitude, Sophie ------- Let Compassion Heal Us--An Intern Explores Our Relationship To Suffering (Picture taken in Buddha Root Farm, 2017)