Anubha Kothari

Apr 9, 2020

4 min read

When Ram Dass and Ayn Rand fell in love

Psychedelic explorer Ram Dass and Objectivist philosopher Ayn Rand met each other on the dating app Hinge. A few pleasantries later, they decided to go ahead and meet in person for an afternoon stroll.

It was a gorgeous fall afternoon when they met, sunny but cool. The air was electric and filled with possibility.

He saw light around her frame even as she approached him. She felt glimmers of emotions she had hitherto suppressed into oblivion.