El Estoque

The Srivastava family lights diyas for a Diwali puja.

Fireworks, food and culture bring families together during Diwali

Mira Wagner November 9, 2021
Students and staff discuss their experiences celebrating the Hindu holiday
The 5 Senses of Culture

The 5 Senses of Culture

Delving into the sensory facets of cultures present at MVHS
Aromas across the world: Incense, bakhoor and xiang bao

Aromas across the world: Incense, bakhoor and xiang bao

Annie Zhang April 2, 2021
Navigating the cultural purposes of fragrant scents

A touch of home

Arjan Madan, Staff Writer April 2, 2021
How fabrics, utensils, and trinkets help MVHS students and staff connect to their heritage
Tainted Histories

Tainted Histories

Shuvi Jha November 21, 2018

Nothing higher than truth: individuals reflect on the misportrayal of Hinduism

Nothing higher than truth: individuals reflect on the misportrayal of Hinduism

Shuvi Jha December 11, 2017

n Nov. 9, 2017, the California Department of Education unanimously agreed to reject two textbooks that inaccurately portrayed Hinduism and ancient India. This decade-long civil rights engagement was...

Religion and tradition: Religion quiz bowl

Religion and tradition: Religion quiz bowl

Devika Watave October 26, 2015

Co-written by Anjana Melvin. Additional reporting by Priya Reddy. The practice of religion is said to have been declining in recent decades. According to a study by Pew Research Center, the number of...

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