The law of love could be best understood and learned through little children.
Mahatma Gandhi

Finding Nimo: A Rap Star's Journey With 16 Slum Kids

Finding Nimo: A Rap Star's Journey With 16 Slum Kids

May 4, 2012-- At the pinnacle of a dizzying career, Indo-American rapper Nimo was haunted by an unshakeable sense of emptiness. In his mid-twenties, he abandoned the limelight and found himself meditating in the foothills of the Himalayas. There an inner voice nudged him to radically simplify his life and find his purpose in service of others. He moved to the Gandhi Ashram in India and dedicated himself to the children in the surrounding slums. Fast-forward to April 2012: Nimo and a dance troupe of sixteen of "his kids" are touring the world with "Ekatva" -- a performance whose ultimate message is Oneness. Read more about Nimo's inspired journey and the transformation of a ragtag group of slum kids into global emissaries of unity who are bringing grown audiences to their feet in tears. (56610 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionMeet the children of the Ekatva Tour through their stories, and get involved. [more]



Quote Bulletin


Music can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.


Leonard Bernstein

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 160,621 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Nov 16: Agent of Illumination (9,788 reads) Nov 12: Thanksgiving Address (3,001 reads) Oct 25: The Art of Life: A Documentary (2,753 reads) Oct 21: The Silent Pulse of the Universe (2,648 reads) Oct 17: The Daily Routines of 12 Famous Writers (2,645 reads)

More ...