Happiness · Life

‘The Happiness Formula’

It looks like everyone is running after happiness but no one seems to really find it. Let’s explore this dimension of our life scientifically. In one of the conferences in the past His Holiness ‘Tenzin Gyatso’, the 14th Dalai Lama asked the social scientists to do a research on Happiness & Happy Emotions. He mentioned… Continue reading ‘The Happiness Formula’

Life

‘Respond, Do not React’

Once upon a time, there was an Old man having a pair of donkeys, One of them was quite old and the other one was just growing up. Those two donkeys were the source of his living. He used to load them with vegetable jute bags and then used to transport those vegetables to the… Continue reading ‘Respond, Do not React’

Poetry

‘Destroy me the way I Am’

Oh, Life! Look at the world……In the name of caste, creed, religion, beliefs & ideologies, how many different identities we human beings have taken……..These identities are ripping apart the very culture & ethos of the world………Life oriented qualities like epistemological humility, gratitude, compassion, love & empathy are slowly being wiped out……….There is too much intellectual… Continue reading ‘Destroy me the way I Am’

Life · Musing · Poetry

Musings Part II : Bloom | The Generous Tree

Bloom: It seemed there was no hope…….the seed within was going to stagnate…….And never sprout to see the light……..Suddenly a voice echoed from the heart…….Do not let the seed to die…….For this seed contains a great possibility……….Mind lost the battle & Heart reclaimed its throne…..and it was like the seed reborn…….leading to a full-blown life…….One… Continue reading Musings Part II : Bloom | The Generous Tree

Life

‘That Old Man’

“I wonder, How to describe that old Man…….Tanned body, Bushy hair……Long beard & Torn clothes………He sometimes used to seem, to be talking to himself (mostly silent)…………But never with anybody else……..People thought he is mad………He used to sleep at the local bus stop during the nights……..Right from my childhood, he used to visit our home once… Continue reading ‘That Old Man’

Life · Musing · Poetry

Musings Part I: Symphony | Vulnerability | Unlearning

Symphony: It was just like any other evening……The Sun was going down the horizon……I was listening to that Symphony…………An arrangement of complex yet perfectly harmonized sounds………I kept paying more & more attention to each note………..It was getting difficult to get hold of it………….This kind of captivated my whole being……And suddenly in the midst of the… Continue reading Musings Part I: Symphony | Vulnerability | Unlearning

Life · Poetry

‘Hills Are Calling’

When you cannot walk barefoot on land & wherever you see is an expanse of sand, When the mighty sun is burning hot and slowly mercury starts rising, this means; Hills are calling!   When pressure of work takes a toll and you want to get a leisurely stroll, When internal space starts suffocating &… Continue reading ‘Hills Are Calling’