Things I Think About… on a Thursday Night

While the rest of Los Angeles watches the Lakers, I find myself considering the Hindu tradition.  I can’t believe that it counts 330,000 supernatural beings in its pantheon and yet there is no base of operations like  say Askard for the Vikings, or Mt. Olympus for the Greeks.  Instead, each deity has their own “loka” or world – in which they exist – the only exception is Vishnu who lives on an ocean of milk.  I wonder if they lament their lack of community.

Leave a comment

Filed under Things I Think About

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s