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When I came to the US as a student some of my American friends took me to McDonald's. When the food arrived I was about to bite on my burger when some of my friends teased me,"Hey Raj ! You are a Hindu and therefore forbidden from eating beef!" "Isn't the cow supposed to be holy in India ?" I replied, "Yes, the cow is certainly sacred in India, however, this meat comes from an American cow and ...
Raj is an accomplished Haiku poet and has been composing poems since his childhood. During his days at St. Stephen's College, he won the prestigious M.M. Bhalla Poetry Prize. His poems have appeared in several editions of Newsweek (Japanese version), Mainichi Daily News, Asahi News and Ginyu in Japan, Bottlerockets, Frogpond, and A Hundred Gourds and NY Seikatsu magazines in the USA. He has also ...