Meet the US Army's First Hindu Chaplain

Melwani, Lavina
January 2012
Hinduism Today;Jan-Mar2012, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p54
The article focuses on he profession of Captain Patrima Dharm as the first Hindu Chaplain in the U.S. Army. It says that Dharm goes where the soldiers are and gives spiritual strength and spiritual guidance to the armies regardless of their belief. It states that Dharm believes that Bhagavad Gita or the teachings of Sri Krishna can be practiced in daily lives of everyone in powerful ways. It adds that she won the Bronze Star for the management of 10 humanitarian aid missions in Iraq.


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