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Jul.08.2009

Reading and discussion at West Orange Public Library.

Jayanti's Latest Blogs

Aug.30.2011 - 5:11 pm
We aspire to be mild, polite drivers. We graciously wave last-minute mergers into our lane; we patiently wait behind the driver still idling after the light has turned green; we...
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Aug.30.2011 - 5:06 pm
"You're not as pretty as me." It was a simple, declarative statement. I knew what it meant and how to translate it: my three-year-old, wearing a new, comically puffy cloud of...
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Apr.27.2011 - 11:58 am
I gazed in wonder at the miniature form of my daughter, only minutes old, lying upon my chest -- her perfect cheeks, the curve of her lips, the wisps of hair. I was awestruck,...
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Jul.08.2009 - 11:42 am
Thanks to Cartwheels in a Sari, I have been contacted by many former disciples from all over the world. It has been incredibly rewarding to receive letters commenting on my book...
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Published Reviews

Cartwheels in a Sari
Jul.19.2009
Published by New York Times Book Review
"... in Tamm’s memoir, the guru himself appears narcissistic to a degree befitting a man who proclaimed himself an avatar of God....He comes off as a spiritual huckster both...