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Seeing through our insecurities

“But dad, he will overtake my territory” “Territory!!! Which territory, what are you talking about?” “The castle game dad, you know there are territories we capture and rule, I play that with Anand” “Ohh!!! The Castle game” I heard the announcement for my station and got off the train. I could not get to hear the conclusion of the […]

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Dialog

Are you resting enough ?

Tiredness is our regular companion. It wakes up with us and sleeps with us. If you agree with above statement fully, it is a danger sign. However, as a matter of fact this is a reality most of us face. We are always struggling to come out of the tired zones. To fight this feeling […]

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Poems

तितली वाला फूल

आज रास्ते में तितली वाला फूल दिख गया,आखों के सामने कुछ चित्र चलने लगे,हँसता खिलखिलाता एक चेहरा,फूल की पत्तियों की सीटी बजाता हुआ । दूसरे ही पल स्मृति के वह दृश्य सदृश्य हो उठे,बच्चों की एक टोली वहाँ से गुजरती थम गई,एक एक करके फूल की पखुड़िया बज उठी । कदम एकाएक उनकी ओर बढ़ने […]

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Dialog

Adding assertiveness in relations

“He is obsessed with his own feelings.” ”How could people be so blind to other’s perspective?” “But you should have understood it, it is so obvious.” Does any of the above statements sound familiar? Similar to something said and heard. Allow me to answer this question for you. Most of us (most here being 98-99 […]

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Dialog

Being a learner

“Mumma, what does all these appendices and references mean?”, blurted my son while looking at the end pages of a book on my bedside. “These are the sources that the author read or may be indirectly came to know while writing this book”, was my try to explain him the significance of those ending pages. […]

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Dialog

Generalisation and Perception

The way we lead our lives, make decisions depend on the level of perception we exude. The depth we bring in our observation of the life around us decides our ascent on perception path. Mostly we all play at the physical or sight level, supported by the cultural, regional and communal rules we are fed. […]

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Poems

बड़ा हुआ तो गुलाम हुआ

काठ का वो पालना लगता तब छोटा थासफलता की यह कुर्सी लगती ऊँची हैपर उस पालने में रोने हसने की छूट थीइस कुर्सी पर जकड़े अपना ही दम्भ है छोटा सा वो गुल्लक,सिमित सा उसका आकारअब असीमित बैंक बैलेंस, अनंत उसका विस्तारपर उस थोड़े में धन्य होने का भाव थाइस अनंत में कुछ कमी और […]

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Our obsession with fault finding

One day a school teacher wrote on the board the following: 9×1=7 9×2=18 9×3=27 9×4=36 9×5=45 9×6=54 9×7=63 9×8=72 9×9=81 9×10=90 When she was done, she looked to the students and they were all laughing at her, because of the first equation which was wrong, and then the teacher said the following, “I wrote that […]

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Grit and role of Extracurricular

The parent child relationship has changed immenselyfrom the times when we were kids to our parental days. This is in-fact naturally in sync with the fact that the world is changing very moment. The reason for shift in the parent child relationship is due to the sociological changes around us, the psychological changes in the […]

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Dialog

Why do we hesitate to ask for help

“Let us ask someone for help”, exclaimed my niece as we stood perplexed in middle of the road in scorching heat. It has been already an hour of struggle for us to find our way towards our destination. I had been rehearsing all the information in my head while also trying to figure out the […]