“Do not be quick to tip your king, Phiona. You must never surrender.” Coach Robert. Phiona, a 14 year old, from Uganda and her story made me want to write this today, about how I felt after watching the movie, Queen of Katwe, based on her life-story. ‘Challenges’ is what I’m going to talk about. Everyday is a challenge and in everyday there are many … Continue reading How is your life? “It is fine” she said.
It’s a long time since I lost that bubble I use to live in where I wouldn’t take everything so seriously in the first place. Everything is okay as a child, like walking around alone at a playground is fine, didn’t have to necessarily mean anything. Everything was so easy going, like not getting what you want was totally fine, as soon as your mom … Continue reading On Expressing
I want my country to be the best and this is coming from the small kid in me who sang the Indian national anthem in her school, everyday at morning assembly. This patriotic feeling will never go away and I’m not a soldier but just an honest citizen. I have been to many countries with my family, and coming directly to the point, not many … Continue reading Travelling as an Indian tourist
My life is moving fast, So is yours my friend. From the toothbrush at dawn To the toothbrush at bed, I’m thinking, and my brain is running; Running at the speed of lightning. Can you see the sparks? My heart is racing with time, 90 beats per min, now a 100. And all the food that my tummy tastes, My muscles have consumed. I feel … Continue reading All In A Toothbrush
A mother, a home maker, has so many roles to play from the minute she blinks open her eyes to nightfall. In those hours she has to manage to make her husband have a happy wife, her kids have a caring and responsible mother, her in-laws have a good daughter-in-law, her friends have an available time slot if not a decent friendship, her relatives to … Continue reading To expect is human, to fly is not,(not yet).
Learning happens bit by bit, It is like water to a growing seed; Sunlight on forest floor, path to peak’s summit; Cannot but overflow, it knows no greed. When every leaf on every tree, When marking on each finger, palm. When in all the land and all the sea Nothing is so similar, all is unique, everything calm. Then learning is boundless, endless. … Continue reading On Learning
#deandreyoga #yogaismorethanasana On my home-yoga-practice, I really give myself enough time on that shavasana. Its a thoughtless state and sometimes after I’m out, there is this rush of thoughts which feel like someone is putting words in my head. One of those shavasana experience I would like to share: ज़िंदगी एक पतंग उड़ाने जैसा ज़िंदगी एक पतंग उड़ाने जैसा है, कभी माँझे को ढील और … Continue reading ज़िंदगी एक पतंग उड़ाने जैसा
Why do we need landmarks, like a new year resolution, a Monday to change our weekly goals, a festival to clean out a messy house, new beginnings and that kind of stuff? The concept of time was invented by humans, if we were crows we might not realise it’s 2015 ,December and stuff. We’d know it’s cold though. Why are we always depending on some … Continue reading Resolution time! Don’t beat yourself!
In this world where being occupied is the biggest and most treasured state of being it is easy to forget about yourself and about how much you love yourself. You’re occupied from the age of say 3 years or 4 years.. Oh now the age is even lower, considering toddlers getting smarter with the accessibility of gadgets. So from a very young age we fall into … Continue reading Over the Fear!
A lot of emphasis is given to finding the true love, keeping that love alive and what true love feels like.If you truly love you already know that Love is not a just a feeling, it is a power. It is a power because love can make people do things they would not do otherwise. By calling love a feeling we are really confining its … Continue reading Love in everything..