Pink City!

    By Mayana Gibbs After a few days exploring Delhi, it was finally time to move onto our next adventure in Jaipur! We got on the five-hour train at 6:00 am… Read More

    Scavenger Hunt Time!

    By Ella, May, and Keshav Hello from an internet cafe in Connaught in New Delhi! Today is our fourth full day in Delhi and we’re doing a scavenger hunt by… Read More

    Silent Rickshaw Rides

    By Jake, Harrison, and Isabel Since arriving in Delhi, our group of 10 has already piled into rickshaws plenty of times to get from one place to the next. We’re… Read More

    The Four

    By Alec, Garrett, Isadora, and Emma We have been in India for six days and have seen several beautiful things and have met so many interesting locals. What makes India… Read More

    India Bound!

    We’ve received word that the whole Shanti Fall ’17 crew has gathered in San Francisco! Though they have 20+ hours of transit before arriving in Delhi, spirits are high and… Read More

    Lasting Impressions

    We’ve just received word that the Mighty Shanti is off! Two students are staying on to explore India; one is heading back to Australia; and the rest are currently boarding Read More


    Blog from Liam K I think the main thing that I learned from my time in India is what being happy really means. Before going on this trip I felt… Read More


    Blog from Nelyn Phillip “Only the development of compassion and understanding for others can bring us the tranquility and happiness we all seek” -Dalai Lama XIV Namaskar Family and friends!… Read More

    Himalayan Trek

    Blog from Katie L. Photos from Peter and Diane Namaste friends and family, The trek was absolutely amazing. The night before the trek we stayed at the Colonel’s Resort and… Read More

    Rishikesh & Yoga

    Blog from Emma Parker We arrived in Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh, exhausted, after a 5 hour train ride and almost 2 hour rickshaw ride from Haridwar station. Despite most of us… Read More

    Photos from Rishikesh

    The mighty Shanti crew just returned from a week at the yoga ashram. While we’re waiting for a blog about their experience, the leaders sent us these beautiful photos of… Read More


    Blog from Deanna. Photos from Diane and Peter After leaving Varanasi, the group arrived in Bodhgaya. We’ve spent the last six days studying Buddhism and meditation while staying at the… Read More