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The peace phrase-‘Always Servant’- Part 2

The peace phrase-‘Always Servant’- Part 2 »

The Service industry caters to the needs of millions daily, but are we really serving others on this planet? Most

The peace phrase – ‘Always Servant’ –  Part 1

The peace phrase – ‘Always Servant’ – Part 1 »

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein

I rose to go to the

It’s okay to be bored

It’s okay to be bored »

“When you pay attention to boredom, it gets unbelievably interesting.”

– John Kabat-Zinn (Professor of Medicine and Mindfulness and author of

The mystery of Sacrifice

The mystery of Sacrifice »

“Are you ready to sacrifice who you are for what you will become?”

–    Eric Thomas (Motivational speaker and Christian preacher

God’s jacket for you – Part – 3

God’s jacket for you – Part – 3 »

The situation in life that you accept as a specific gift from God is your coat of purification. And if you

God’s jacket for you – Part – 2

God’s jacket for you – Part – 2 »

Instead of wasting our lives adjusting the coat on our body, let’s choose to accept it as a gift and move

God’s jacket for you – Part 1

God’s jacket for you – Part 1 »

“You are always with yourself, so you might as well enjoy the company.”

– Diane Von Furstenberg (famous Belgian-American fashion designer, considered

Seek Knowledge and Gratitude- the right Attitude!

Seek Knowledge and Gratitude- the right Attitude! »

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”      

–         Benjamin Franklin (Author, Scientist, Statesman and one of the Founding Fathers of

The sacred virtue of Aspiration – Part 2

The sacred virtue of Aspiration – Part 2 »

Ben Johnson, however, was determined to make a comeback, and five years later he won a fifty meters race in France

The sacred virtue of Aspiration – Part 1

The sacred virtue of Aspiration – Part 1 »

“Are we being good ancestors?”

– Jonas Salk (a Medical researcher who developed one of the first successful polio vaccines)

In a

Catch them doing Right

Catch them doing Right »

“We only have what we give.”

–         Isabel Allende (Chilean writer and novelist)

Once I wrote on a board: 5

Where does God live – here or in heaven?

Where does God live – here or in heaven? »

‘I can see God in my business, family and morning walks’ declared one middle aged man, while another mused, ‘My suffering would

Seeing God in Music – 2

Seeing God in Music – 2 »

While Rafi looked at Naushad as if to indicate he is responsible for the spiritual effect of the song, Naushad in

Seeing God in Music – 1

Seeing God in Music – 1 »

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words, and that which cannot remain silent.”

– Victor Hugo (French novelist and poet,

Three major causes of Stress

Three major causes of Stress »

“It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it.”

–    Lou Holtz (former American footballer,

Don’t break yourself, take a break!

Don’t break yourself, take a break! »

 “If I have six hours to chop down a tree, I’ll spend the first five sharpening the ax.”

–    Abraham

True to the conscience

True to the conscience »

“In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.”

–         Mahatma Gandhi

The Harvard graduates sat

Pray to Ask or Connect?

Pray to Ask or Connect? »

“I have lived to thank God that not all my prayers have been answered.”

–         Jean Ingelow (English poet

When Practical is Impractical- Part 2

When Practical is Impractical- Part 2 »

‘I am feeling lonely; I need practical help’

‘Try walking early morning’

You decide to walk. You get

When Practical is Impractical- Part 1

When Practical is Impractical- Part 1 »

“Give a man a fish and he will be hungry again tomorrow; teach him to catch a fish, and he will

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 4

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 4 »

Richard and Gary were childhood friends, and they left home in search of God. In the Journey Home, a memoir

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 3

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 3 »

As I began surveying the cassettes, he arrived, apologetic about the delay. His mother had met with a minor accident,

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 2

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 2 »

The ‘Receive’ paradigm

Often we think and live to ‘achieve’- whether it’s a promotion in our jobs, or academic,

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 1

The power of your Wisdom Body – Part 1 »

“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.”

– Lao Tzu

Compromise v/s Commitment – The art of a relationship

Compromise v/s Commitment – The art of a relationship »

“There is greatness in doing something you hate for the sake of someone you love.”

–         Shumley Boteach (Author and

Enjoy the movie of Life

Enjoy the movie of Life »

“Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion.”

– Arthur Koestler (Hungarian-British author)

We enter a

The Power of a Story

The Power of a Story »

“If you want your children to be intelligent read them fairy tales. And if you want them to be more intelligent,

Three values of a Parent – Part 2

Three values of a Parent – Part 2 »

Many parents make the mistake of spending more time correcting their children than loving them for who they are. When

Three values of a Parent – Part 1

Three values of a Parent – Part 1 »

“Don’t’ worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.”

–         Robert Fulghum (American author,

Taking things for granted

Taking things for granted »

“Past is history, future is mystery; now is a gift of God, and that’s why it’s called Present!”

–         Bill

Think small, grow big – Part 7

Think small, grow big – Part 7 »

For example my writing was erratic and inconsistent. On some days I wrote five thousand words and then for months, I wrote

Think small, grow big – Part 6

Think small, grow big – Part 6 »

But is it the Brain or the Mind?

Some people call it the ‘Brain’ and others ‘Mind’.

But whatever technical explanations you

Think small, grow big – Part 5

Think small, grow big – Part 5 »

Stephen Guise gives the example of his cat that he took outside on the snow. As he placed her on the street,

Think small, grow big – Part 4

Think small, grow big – Part 4 »

A personal transformation

I have a daily schedule of spiritual practises which begins at 4.00 am. For the last two decades I

Think small, grow big – Part 3

Think small, grow big – Part 3 »

Stephen Guise and Mini-Habits

Stephen Guise in his ‘Mini-Habit’ argues brilliantly about the need to make our goals ‘stupid’ and

Think small, grow big – Part 2

Think small, grow big – Part 2 »

How acceptance helps? 

Acceptance means to know one’s limitations and be happy about it. For instance I always wanted to write a

Think small, grow big – Part 1

Think small, grow big – Part 1 »

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde (Anglo-Irish poet and Playwright of the nineteenth century)

There is only one

From denial to acceptance – Part 2

From denial to acceptance – Part 2 »

The paradox of Acceptance

It’s an amazing paradox that while many spiritualists declare this world to be an abode of endless

From denial to acceptance-Part 1

From denial to acceptance-Part 1 »

A thief decided to steal the golden temple bell. The moment he’d touch the huge gong, the loud sound would

Dealing with boredom – Part 2

Dealing with boredom – Part 2 »

Come back to the question: ‘What is my need/value/principle that I seek to serve by having a bigger house?’

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