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PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Finding Answers Above

Excerpt: I asked you to determine how many lives this Arjun tree supports and you answered  ‘ Sir, it supports eleven rings, twelve nests, and gives oxygen. ‘ … You missed something again.. You missed, the largest nest, with the prettiest birds in it, because it was lying on the ground- at the base, around […]

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PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Criticizing Others

Pointing fingers is of no use to anyone; nudging people in the right direction is much better. When you are criticizing someone for doing something you believe is not appropriate, you take on the responsibility of wholeheartedly  appreciating them for their achievements and that, with double energy. When someone does something worthy of praise , […]

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Reigniting Life

Life In The Waiting

We know life as a vibrant and active pursuit of dreams and goals. We know life as a journey and adventure. We know life as happiness and suffering. We know life as easy and difficult. We know life in all its varied forms but we usually forget and ignore one of the most important qualities […]

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Short Stories

To Your Enemies

The natural reaction when someone hates you is to hate them back. But we should do what is better, not easier. we should pay back hate with love. “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbour and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute […]

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Short Stories

Remembering That Face

I looked in the mirror and what did I see, but a little old lady peering back at me. With bags and sage and wrinkles and wispy white hair and I asked my reflection, how did you get there? You once were straight and vigorous and now you’re stooped and weak—when I tried so hard to […]

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Reigniting Life

Quick And Steady Wins The Race

As I began writing this piece, few question cropped up in my mind. I asked to myself: Will I be able to complete this piece in a time bound manner? Am I proceeding steadily but slowly in writing up this piece? Isn’t it a race to produce a beautiful write up within the time limit? […]

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Reigniting Life

Child Inside You

What happens to that wide eyed wonder and amazement as we grow up? What happens to that child within us as we grow up? What happens to simplicity, curiosity and creativity as we grow up?