Selflessness vs. Self-care, the Perpetual Dilemma

A thought-provoking write-up I received in one of my WhatsUp groups got me thinking about this topic. Am sure many, many of you out there have either experienced or seen it. Despite some positive changes wherein people are understanding the value of me-time to unwind and re-energize, there are still quite a number of folks … Continue reading Selflessness vs. Self-care, the Perpetual Dilemma

Retired Life with Family or Old Age Home? (Author: RamaMurthy)

Preface: An Ashrama (āśrama) in Hinduism is one of four age-based life stages discussed in ancient and medieval era Indian texts. The four asramas are listed below. The Ashramas system is one facet of the Dharma concept in Hinduism. The First Ashrama - "Brahmacharya" or the Student Stage The Second Ashrama - "Grihastha" or the … Continue reading Retired Life with Family or Old Age Home? (Author: RamaMurthy)