Foundational Hymns

An article written by our respected co-blogger, Sri. RamaMurthy took me down the memory lane when I was learning a set of basic hymns. So, here's an account of my experience before getting onto Sri. RamaMurthy's blog section. Irrespective of the religion or geographical region, if our family is theist or believes in the Divine … Continue reading Foundational Hymns

Combat Challenges with Attitude Change

During our life journey, we all would have either seen or experienced that any challenging situation lightens up if we try to deal with it with a clear and calm mind than getting sucked into the issue. It is becoming even more evident in current health-scare scenario the entire world is facing. While the world … Continue reading Combat Challenges with Attitude Change

To Err is Human… Really?

All of us have heard this phrase, "To Err is Human..." in many of the conversations; people use it in jest or to shrug off a mistake they did or as an excuse for the mistake committed. This happens at our workplace and also in families. Yes, to some extent, it is okay. We aren't … Continue reading To Err is Human… Really?

Helping vs Enabling

We all face challenges / difficult situations in our lives. It is during our difficult times, the true colors of the people come out; people who genuinely care for you will assist you and encourage you to come out the difficult phase; others would either be indifferent or find comfort in seeing you suffer (these … Continue reading Helping vs Enabling

Victim or Victor, Your Choice

Happy weekend, Everyone. Stay home, Stay safe! Here's wishing everyone healthy and happiness always... Currently, the whole world is facing the health-scare due to COVID-19 virus. Different people are reacting to the situation differently. The least we can do is pray, radiate positive vibes, help the needy in whatever way we can, be kind and … Continue reading Victim or Victor, Your Choice

YugaAdi, Beginning of a New Age

March 25, 2020, according to the Hindu Calendar, happened be the first day of Chaitra Maasa, the beginning of the Spring Season. The States of India namely Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Maharashtra celebrated the festival, Yugaadi / Ugadi / Gudi Padwa. As I started working on this blog, I also got to learn … Continue reading YugaAdi, Beginning of a New Age

Photographer, An Ambassador Of Time

Today is March 20, 2020. Why did I pick photography as the topic for today's blog? March 20 happens to be the International Day of Happiness. Tell me, who doesn't smile when they know their photograph is being taken?! And smile typically is an expression of happiness (unless it is a fake / forced smile; … Continue reading Photographer, An Ambassador Of Time

Reminiscing on Birthday (Author: RamaMurthy)

One of our key co-bloggers, Sri. RamaMurthy who also happens to be my dear Uncle celebrated his birthday a few days back. Penning down his thoughts (either about life / reminiscing / birthday resolution) has been a part of his birthday ritual, which I think is very nice as it kind of gives us an … Continue reading Reminiscing on Birthday (Author: RamaMurthy)

The Hindi Movie ‘Angrezi Medium’, My First Ever First Day, First Show

Irrfan Khan's much awaited movie, 'Angrezi Medium' / 'English Medium' got released on Friday, March 13, 2020. Ever since its trailer was released, I so wanted to watch the movie. Like so many people out there, I admire Irrfan not only as a fine actor, but one of the finest human beings. My kids and … Continue reading The Hindi Movie ‘Angrezi Medium’, My First Ever First Day, First Show

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