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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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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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What fountains can teach us

Fountains are common sight as an ornamental architectural element. The history of fountains dates back to the early civilizations of Mesopotamia. With times, the design and process around the fountains has evolved. With technical advancements and improved mechanizations, they are a delight to observe. The added effects of sounds and lightening add to the glamour of these design marvels. On […]

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Stories

Freedom or Security

Once there lived a lady, named Mani. She had no family member but one pet bird, named Nancy. The bird and lady were lone partners to each other. Mani loved the bird a lot, shared her feelings with her intensely. The bird was also attached to the lady. One day Mani had to go out […]

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Stories

Channeling discomfort to growth

Have you heard about lobsters? I am sure you must have heard the name of lobsters. If not, you may google the pictures of same to relate to the upcoming part of post well enough. The seafood lovers might be already having an idea. The process of lobster’s growth is a great learning practice to […]

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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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Experience of being mindful

Few months before (precisely I think 4); I set a goal for myself. The goal was to be “mindful’. I am not sure, what triggered it. May be it was kind of consequence of the nonfiction reading over the period. Meditation in some form has been part of life for me. However, I still had […]