My tryst with spiritual contemplation and exploration began with the questions: Why do I exist? Why am I here? Most of us have struggled with these existential questions at some point of time in our lives. Some of us chose to ignore it and agreed to bury it deep down inside forever. One way or … Continue reading Spiritual & Worldly..The Dichotomy.
All of us have felt ‘anxious’ at different points of time in our lives. We feel it as restlessness: in the mind (too many thoughts), body (inability to sleep, muscle tension) in the doing mode feeling of being overwhelmed feeling like ‘there is something still to be completed’ This is a state of dissatisfaction, unrest. … Continue reading The Meaning of Anxiety
What! I need to cater to my Body???I thought it was meant to serve me!!! A few days ago I had written to a dear friend of mine that “ Don’t expect your body and mind to always serve you while you keep ignoring their needs.” In our fast paced and performance driven society it … Continue reading What! I need to cater to my Body???I thought it was meant to serve me!!!
Being still does not mean you are stagnant. When you are separated from external activity, through an illness, job loss etc, it is not a punishment. Embrace it as a time for renewal and healing. Winter is nature’s time to lie low and renew. Everyone one of us lives through different seasons in … Continue reading The Wisdom in Stillness
Free as a bird who knows the strength of her wings I fly in the open sky My wings are lighter and stronger by the burdens I chose to carry and alight A solitary journey it is or I thought it was that I have travelled so far My fellow travelers only hidden in the … Continue reading Fly Away!