On Gurus

In the documentary film Kumaré, a fairly ordinary guy named Vikram Gandhi, born and raised in New Jersey but of Indian ancestry, invents a false identity as a “long-haired, orange-robed, heavily accented Hindu guru” called Sri Kumaré. In this guise … Continue reading

“Nones” on the Rise: 20% of Americans Have No Religious Affiliation

A new survey by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life finds that  the number of Americans who do not identify with any religion is continuing to grow at a rapid pace. One-fifth of the U.S. public … Continue reading