International Women’s Day & Real Meaning of Women Empowerment

Today is March 08 and is celebrated as the International Women's Day. So, I wish all the wonderful women out in this wondrous world a very happy Women's Day (not only today, but everyday :-)) I particularly liked this year's theme #EachForEqual #IWD2020. An equal world is an enabled world. Individually, we're all responsible for … Continue reading International Women’s Day & Real Meaning of Women Empowerment

Mindfulness to Mitigate Misery

Happy Weekend, Everybody! As I observe myself and people around me getting on with our lives, some things especially how we handle people / situations impact our well-being continue to baffle me. This blog post particularly focuses on one's own pain threshold and tolerance levels. If we can develop some habits / adopt some techniques … Continue reading Mindfulness to Mitigate Misery

In the School of Life…

... everyone and everything is (or can be if paid attention to) a Guru / Teacher! Here's what prompted me to write this article: I do listen to various spiritual leaders and motivational speakers on YouTube and I do volunteer in a particular spiritual organization's events and drives that are meant for the betterment of … Continue reading In the School of Life…

My Experiments with Henna Tattoos

It's mid-week already! Happy Wednesday, everybody... During the weekend, I had some time on my hands as I was feeling a bit under the weather. I thought of giving Henna tattoos a shot to keep myself occupied. Links below provide a little bit of background on Henna and henna tattoos: Origin & History of HennaTypes … Continue reading My Experiments with Henna Tattoos

Pursuit of Happiness

Even though happiness is one of the innate qualities of every soul born on Earth, it gets masked by various layers of wrong notions we acquire as we age and gets lost! And we are on a perpetual quest for it!! The following blog written by Sri. RamaMurthy is on this very topic, which is … Continue reading Pursuit of Happiness

BhagavadGita, the Life Guide and My Spiritual Guru

Happy Monday, Everybody! This blog post is on Srimad BhagavadGita, the ultimate guide of Life and is dedicated to my Spiritual Guru, respected Sreeparna Roy Didi. She is one of the respected Gurus who teaches at S-VYASA. I came into her contact (or I should say it was the divine force that connected me with … Continue reading BhagavadGita, the Life Guide and My Spiritual Guru

Quotients of Life

Happy weekend, Folks. An interesting write-up on the topic, types of intelligence that I received in one of my WhatsApp groups inspired me to this blog-post.  When we hear the word, Quotient, Intelligence Quotient / IQ is probably the first word that we think of. Next would be Emotional Quotient (EQ) / Emotional Intelligence (EI), … Continue reading Quotients of Life

Tools for Self-Transformation

In this blog, I am going to share a list of self-transformation tools that was given to me when I embarked on my Yogic journey by enrolling in M.Sc. Yoga Therapy program offered by S-VYASA, a deemed Yoga University, based in Bengaluru, India. Our M.Sc. batch had around 160 students! Given the fact that we … Continue reading Tools for Self-Transformation

Faith Keeps Us Going (Author: RamaMurthy)

The following article written by Sri. RamaMurthy highlights the essence of the beautiful poem, Karunaalu Baa Belake (ಕರುಣಾಳು ಬಾ ಬೆಳಕೆ) by the respected B.M. Srikantiah, one of the most influential authors, writers and translators of Kannada literature. This poem is a Kannada Classic based on the English poem, Lead, Kindly Light by the renounced Theologian … Continue reading Faith Keeps Us Going (Author: RamaMurthy)

Mythological Spin on Valentine’s Day

Origin of Valentine's Day as per Hindu Mythology... 😀 The following write-up that was shared in one of my WhatsApp groups left me in splits. So, thought of sharing it here... Enjoy... *************************** When Lord Murugan returned home after the fruit fiasco, Lord Ganesha hosted a big party - a welcome home party for Lord … Continue reading Mythological Spin on Valentine’s Day