Israelis and Palestinians have been told different versions of ancient, and modern stories that put them against each other in a war between men of power, and men of god. The people of Israel and Palestine can write their own stories, make their own destinies, and define their own identity. They can free themselves from the shackles of dogma, racism, collectivism, and nationalism. They can refuse to be used as pawns. They are capable of living with each other, sharing land with each other, building with each other, and loving one another.
After Lord Rama intercepted Allah’s first revelation to the Prophet Muhammad, he decided to introduce his new companion to the joys of “batting for the other team.”
Hindu Goddess Durga is legendary for her motherly spirit and riding a lion into her fierce battles against demons. Here she is seen relaxing with the Prophet Muhammad to celebrate her victory against the forces of evil.
One of the most famous legends of the Hindu Goddess Kali involves her stepping on her husband, Lord Shiva, as he attempted to snap her out of her battle-fueled blind rage. We think this is how that scenario actually played out.
Goddess Kali, the Hindu goddess of time and destruction, and Radha, a deity of love, needed some time away from their husbands. They retreated to their private oasis, a paradise that they created inside a lotus!
Izanami no Mikoto is a Japanese Shinto Goddess of creation and death, who birthed many islands that make up the Japanese chain. Here she is seen participating in shibari, the Japanese art of rope bondage.