Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder


08 Mar 2005, 16:26 p.m.

Best Email Opening Ever

Dear Sumana Anyone as prompt as you are will surely go to heaven.

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06 Mar 2005, 22:38 p.m.

More On Usury, & Eric And Dylan As Shylocks

I have not yet seen the new Merchant of Venice movie. While considering watching it, I came across an essay on Shylock. ....The Magna Carta, the basis for English constitutional law, is itself a testament …

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29 Dec 2004, 11:56 a.m.

There Is A God (yes/no)

Part of my reason for my interest in religions is hereditary; my father, a Hindu priest, has always been a student of world religions. My sociological interest trumps my personal quest for meaning (as I …

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22 Dec 2004, 17:48 p.m.

Finally Created A "Religion" Category

Gordon Atkinson has his Nativity story up, and a posthumous baptism discussion that is pretty cordial even if the word "libel" escapes my lips.

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17 Dec 2004, 16:25 p.m.

I'm Turning Into A Secular Mormon

Garments and fashion! Baptisms and mission policies! Brigham Young's Gandhi-like concern with home industry! I can see that Times and Seasons is opening LDS up to me in a highly interesting fashion.

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16 Dec 2004, 16:32 p.m.

Aside From Saints, Psychopaths, And Children

We're also living in fear.

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06 Dec 2004, 19:08 p.m.


Gordon Atkinson! (she squeals as though he is the Beatles)

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03 Dec 2004, 10:54 a.m.

Unitarians Be Walkin' Down The Street Like This

Instant Messaging with Leonard about religion: Sumana: I found out why they don't take vows and oaths Leonard: uus? Sumana: no, Quakers Sumana: sorry Sumana: no, UUs don't take oaths because they don't believe anything …

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30 Nov 2004, 17:02 p.m.

It's Pompousness Night Here at Sumana's

Which is worse - listless lost apathetic purposelessness or strangled forced direction? The anchor that drowns or the loosed sail that any wind can blow away?

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30 Nov 2004, 12:33 p.m.

I Experience Cinema, You View Film, He Watches Movies

I should have checked CAPAlert before taking my mom to Ray; it would have warned us about the excessive sex. Probably the only major movies out that I could comfortably watch with my mom are …

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