One of the Beijing’s myriad of curiosities, the roadside pet-store is the one I love and hate. I don’t enjoy watching rabbits in small cages or turtles out of their natural habitat. But, its hard to turn your nose up at
“China is the factory of the world; India can be the knowledge center of this region … If we orient ourselves to working together, we could be a formidable force of two nations.” – Ratan Tata, Chairman of TATA Group
It was frigid February day in Beijing. I had been in China for five days. I didn’t speak a word of Chinese, I was homeless and still recovering from my first experience with Chinese real estate agents.
Buddhism came to China from it’s birthplace in India via the Silk Road in the 1st century. Since then, the religion has had many ups and downs in China
I was in my hotel room in Jackson, MS trying to find the SEC final game on the TV. All I got was the MLS Cup final between LA Galaxy and the Houston Dynamo- Beckham’s MLS swansong.