The Kintsugi Philosophy

Hello everyone! In The Book of Ichigo Ichie: The Art of Making the Most of Every Moment, the Japanese Way, there are a lot of fascinating anecdotes about Japanese cultures and practices. One of the ideas that I particularly enjoyed was The Kintsugi Philosophy. Legend has it that over five centuries ago, a certain ruler… Continue reading The Kintsugi Philosophy

Unlearn to Learn

Hello readers! From the moment we are born, we begin our journey of learning. From learning to move our bodies to sit up straight. From learning to stand on our own to walking. From learning our ABCs to studying difficult subjects. There is always something new to learn. It is a never-ending process. Great intellectuals,… Continue reading Unlearn to Learn

An Attitude of Gratitude

For a long time, I've struggled to grasp the concept of 'gratitude' and how it impacts our well-being. About a month ago, I decided on a whim that I am going to give this a shot. I created a simple 'Gratitude Journal' page on my Notion Workspace. Contrary to what a lot of books and… Continue reading An Attitude of Gratitude

The Jar of Life

Hello everyone! I recently read a beautiful, wisdom-packed book titled The Mindful Kind by podcaster Rachael Kable. In the book, the author narrates a story about a glass jar. On reading the story, something clicked and I decided to share the story on my blog. A teacher once brings an empty glass jar to his… Continue reading The Jar of Life

Take Thy Rest

Health is wealth. Something we all know. Especially in testing times like today, prioritising our health is more important than ever before. When it comes to taking care of our bodies, we know that we should eat well and exercise regularly. It is also essential to catch up on a good night's sleep. However, this… Continue reading Take Thy Rest

Why I Write

When you manage to stick to a hobby for more than a couple of years, you know it is here to stay for a long long time. 2016 was the year I started blogging. I took the step on a whim without much thought, and it has been a beautiful journey ever since. I’m overjoyed… Continue reading Why I Write

Conversations.

A majority of us are now back to staying at home, given the horrendous second wave of Covid-19 in India. All this seems nothing less than a nightmare we wish to forget. We’re back to square one, but this time it is worse. It is heart-wrenching to see the situation across the country. Times are… Continue reading Conversations.

Purpose and Passion

Time and again, we see a barrage of posts and articles advising us to follow our passion. It’s indeed a beautiful thing to discover what you’re passionate about. When you figure what it is that you truly love doing, it feels like your life is going to change overnight. We read a lot of success… Continue reading Purpose and Passion

Invest To Improve

In my previous blog post, I had mentioned an interesting perspective on money and investments. Here’s the blog post as promised! This is not going to be an outright blog post on finances. Rather it is about a different vision and attitude towards money. We spend money on things we love, be it books, gadgets,… Continue reading Invest To Improve