PortlandNeighborhood.com

Welcome to YOUR Portland Neighborhood Community

Karma Pakshi
  • Male
  • Portland, OR
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share

Karma Pakshi's Friends

  • Taylor Case
  • René Gillette
  • Lorri E.

Karma Pakshi's Groups

Karma Pakshi's Discussions

Hi
1 Reply

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ebinezer Smith Sep 8, 2008.

Gifts Received

Gift

Karma Pakshi has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Karma Pakshi's Page

Latest Activity

Karma Pakshi posted photos
Feb 12, 2012
Angela Higgins commented on Karma Pakshi's photo
Thumbnail

DSC_0113

"Beautiful!"
Dec 2, 2011
Karma Pakshi posted a blog post

Mazha

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqssftOuQXII love rain (Mazha).... especially the magical Monsoon rain from God's Own Country, Kerala (where I grew up in a rural village). .it always pour sweet memories and its always remind me my sweet days... and always with me in my good and bad times...its depth and beauty is unexplainable in words compared to the monochromatic rain in Portland. See More
Nov 18, 2011
Karma Pakshi's 6 photos were featured
Nov 14, 2011
Lorri E. commented on Karma Pakshi's photo
Thumbnail

DSC_0207

"Look at that smile!"
Nov 14, 2011
Karma Pakshi posted photos
Nov 9, 2011
Tim Elmer commented on Karma Pakshi's photo
Thumbnail

DSC_0517

"Nicely composed capture."
Jun 16, 2011
fasai s. commented on Karma Pakshi's photo
Thumbnail

DSC_1185

"Very nice photo!"
Jun 12, 2011

Profile Information

Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
Marquam Hill
About Me:
Think freely
Practice patience
Smile often
Savor special moments

* * *

Make new friends
Rediscover old ones
Tell those that you love that you do

* * *

Feel deeply
Discard worry
Forget trouble
Forgive an enemy

* * *

Keep a promise
Take a chance
Try something new
Reach out

* * *

Have good ideas
Make some mistakes
Learn from them

* * *

Be crazy
Count your blessings
Observe miracles -- make them happen
Pick some daisies
Share them

* * *

See a sunrise
Listen to the rain
Look for rainbows
Gaze at the stars
See beauty everywhere

* * *

Laugh heartily
Spread joy
Reminisce

* * *

Give
Trust
Give in

* * *

Slow down
Let someone in
Be soft sometimes

* * *

Hope
Grow
Work Hard
Be Wise
Try to understand
Cry when you need to

* * *

Trust life
Have Faith
Enjoy wonder
Comfort a friend

* * *
What do you love about Portland?
Greenery!!! Lots of big trees, well-maintained parks, and glorious greenery everywhere - just like an urban forest!!! The public transit system is excellent, making it easy to live without a car year-round. Living without a car saves me a lot of money!!! Mild weather year-round, with lots of overcast, cool, misty days. The general grayness is something a lot of people dislike about Portland, but for people like me who don't like the heat and find such weather energizing and enlivening, it’s a big plus.
My music:
Karnatic and Hindustani
What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Marquam Hill
Favorite quote:
“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced.”

Karma Pakshi's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Karma Pakshi's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Karma Pakshi's Blog

Mazha

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqssftOuQXI

I love rain (Mazha).... especially the magical Monsoon rain from God's Own Country, Kerala (where I grew up in a rural village). .it always pour sweet memories and its always remind me my sweet days... and always with me in my good and bad times...its depth and beauty is unexplainable in words compared to the monochromatic rain in Portland.

 

Posted on November 17, 2011 at 6:09pm

Comment Wall (3 comments)

You need to be a member of PortlandNeighborhood.com to add comments!

Join PortlandNeighborhood.com

At 1:07pm on January 23, 2010, Angela Higgins said…
Hi Karma, your photo was selected as Portland Photo of the Week! If you are a coffee drinker, that is your prize! You can pick it up in North Portland or we can send it to you. Whats your choice?

Happy Saturday!
At 10:41pm on August 27, 2008, René Gillette said…
Hi Karma,
Great reading. Are they original from you? Or are they phrases that mean something to you?
Thank you for sharing.
Is your job bringing you out to Portland? I know you will find this website and the members very helpful.
Rene
At 6:31am on August 23, 2008, Lorri E. said…
Hello, Karma Pakshi, and welcome to the site.
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Kelli MacConnell posted an event
Thumbnail

Art In The Pearl Fine Arts and Crafts Festival at Pearl District

September 3, 2016 at 10am to September 5, 2016 at 6pm
Art In The Pearl®, Portland Oregon’s annual Fine Arts & Crafts Festival, occurs every year on Labor Day weekend. The 20th annual festival will occur this Labor Day Weekend in the Pearl District’s North Park Blocks – September 3-5, 2016! The Festival is FREE and requires NO TICKETS for entry. Art In The Pearl has been named one of the top 10 Arts and Crafts Festivals in the country. The festival fills the Northwest Portland Park blocks with art, theater, music, and hands-on activities for…See More
Jul 20
Henry Moreno posted events
Jul 18
Mercy Corps Action Center posted an event
Thumbnail

Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI): Student Presentations at Mercy Corps Action Center

July 28, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
For the fifth year, the Mercy Corps Action Center with Portland State University welcomes student leaders from the MENA region to study conflict resolution, leadership, democratic systems, and project management. During their time at Mercy Corps, they build their understanding of the necessary steps and tools for effective project design, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.…See More
Jul 18
Lea McWhorter posted an event

Artistic Portland’s Visitors Vote for Favorite Dog Days of Summer Design at First Thursday Gallery Art Walk at Artistic Portland Co-Op

August 4, 2016 from 4pm to 7pm
At the First Thursday Art Gallery Art Walk on August 4, 2016 between 4-7 p.m., Artist Co-operative Artistic Portland will welcome the Dog Days of Summer with their unique designs. The Co-operative is challenging its member artists to present their interpretations of man’s best friend. All of the creations will be on view through the month of August and visitors are asked to provide feedback in the form of a vote for their favorite interpretation. Some of these original art pieces will be…See More
Jul 17
Nicole Staudinger posted an event
Thumbnail

Portland Fruit Tree Project Orchard Banquet at Mount Tabor

August 14, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm
Renowned chef Roberto Almodóvar of Clyde Common restaurant will serve a delicious multi-course meal that showcases local, seasonal and sustainable products at the Tabor Tilth Farm, a permaculture wonderland at the base of Mt. Tabor. All proceeds benefit the Portland Fruit Tree product, providing equitable access to healthful food and strengthening communities by empowering neighbors.See More
Jul 14
Mercy Corps Action Center posted an event
Thumbnail

Kat Taylor: Breaking through financial exclusion at Mercy Corps Action Center

July 27, 2016 from 5:30pm to 8pm
Globally, over 2.5 billion people are excluded or underserved by financial systems. Mercy Corps works to introduce new, or expand existing, financing mechanisms and products through a diverse range of models to strengthen access to financial services.  Here in Oregon, one in four people live in "asset poverty." Mercy Corps’ domestic program — Mercy Corps Northwest — works with low-income populations in a variety of ways, including helping provide access to financial education and services. …See More
Jul 13
Tamara Gilbert posted an event
Thumbnail

Portland Planetary Dance at Kelley Point Park

July 17, 2016 from 10:30am to 1:30pm
Portland Planetary Dance is a dance with a purpose. It aims to bring peace among people and harmony with the Earth. We each dedicate our dance to someone or something in need of support (e.g., a sick or dying loved one, a troubled species, a child facing difficulties, etc.) before entering the dance arena. As people run, walk, or simply stand in a series of concentric circles we create a moving mandala. By dancing to the steady heartbeat of the drums, we become one collective body, and each…See More
Jul 5
Meghan O'Garr posted an event
Thumbnail

Volunteer at the Alberta Street Fair at Alberta Street

June 30, 2016 all day
We need your help in putting on The Alberta Street Fair, one of Portland’s most beloved neighborhood street festivals, in a day featuring an eclectic collection of activities celebrating the diversity and uniqueness found only on Alberta. With a wide variety of volunteer opportunities available (from serving beer in one of the beer gardens to helping with children's activities!), there's bond to be something you'll love doing. Most volunteer shifts are 3 hours long. In addition to helping put…See More
Jun 30

Badge

Loading…

Powell's Books Picks

© 2016   Created by Lorri E..   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service