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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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Stories

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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Dialog

We Need Everyone

“What is your biggest asset?”, if we ask any team lead this question; their answer almost unanimously is “a strong team”. When we divulge bit deeper into the answer and try and understand what this strong team is all about, roughly it is defined as something like this. A team that has excellent, meticulous performers […]

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Poems

Beyond I

I” surrounded the cloud of his imagination He painted the glamour of “I” with fascination Laurels of win and sounds of clap“I” was applauded for conquering the map The moment of a small test The panic caused by small factForced him to look beyond the “I” In the moment of crisis He realised there is […]

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Dialog

Matter of supporting

I froze at the sight of so many eyes and witty smiles looking towards me, my heartbeat rigorous, palms sweaty. I never realized this moment when I raised my hand in answer to,” who would like to volunteer for this activity”. May be I thought I can do this as I knew the details of […]