Acceptance is an act of the heart, not the mind.

Acceptance is an act of the heart, not the mind. I read this sentence a couple of years ago and thought that it was supremely profound. Never before had I looked at “acceptance” in this way so reading such a different thought was very interesting. However, I struggled to understand what this meant in practice. … More Acceptance is an act of the heart, not the mind.

discriminating food?

Festivities are amidst in India these days with the festival of Navratri being celebrated for 9 consecutive days and ending with Dussehra being the grand finally on the 10th day. Though I do not live in India, I do see the energy, excitement, and colourfulness in photos posted on social media. People getting together to … More discriminating food?

Definition

Have you ever noticed how we use just a few words to describe such complex notions? Like “love”. This short four letter word can leave people feeling confused, excited, jealous and much more. But if we abandon this practice and explore the terms perhaps there is no need for confusion. In science and math, we … More Definition

On Ignorance

Dear Mr. X, You have introduced me to the world of spirituality which has changed my life. Everyday that I meditate, I cannot help but think about its benevolent impact on you. I watch you evolve all the time; not letting things bother you. You have set an extraordinary example for me, one I try … More On Ignorance

Life’s Pawns

It is interesting to see people come together for someone else. Someone you thought was forgotten. Someone who no longer made any sort of impact on your life. Yet when life gets shaken up and disturbed from its predetermined trajectory, you see people come together. They join in and share their disbelief at the randomness … More Life’s Pawns

The Best of Humanity

The snow was slowly tickling down, decorating my night with its beauty. The trees were no longer standing in solitude; it was as if the snow came down just to keep it company on new year’s eve. The view reminded me of the quote from Lilo & Stitch: “Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left … More The Best of Humanity