Jo & Fayaz

Fayaz asked Jo to marry him after they’d spent just one week in the same place. Here’s how that worked out. This story is the second installment in our Summer of Love series, but as it unfolds it becomes about more than just love.

Jo’s store is shantishanti.de — or find it on Etsy.

 
Fayaz, Jo and Moona

 
Lea interviewing Jo and Fayaz 

 
Fayaz with Lea's son, Oliver


Lea's son Oliver with Jo and Fayaz's son Shayann

 
Lea with her son Oliver in India 

 
Cow eating out of the dumpster 

 
Buddhist monks in the modern world

 
Jo and Fayaz's sons Shayann (left) and Junaid

Credits

Producer:
Lea Thau