For all those of you who have been reading my blog, you may be familiar with a category on my blog titled 'Life Enhancers'. My book 35 Life Enhancers is an extension of that category where I offer life affirming words in the form of prayers, affirmations and poems. It has been a desire of… Continue reading My first published book- 35 Life Enhancers: Prayers, Affirmations and Poems
I am powerful. I stand tall and firm on my ground with all my might. I exude the highest power of the entire universe in my being. I use my power for the highest good of all beings around me. I allow myself this power that I was born to recognize in me. Pooja… Continue reading Affirmation-Power
I have to admit right at the outset that ever since I was a kid I disliked anything which was ‘normal’, ‘regular’, ‘conventional’. I would often ask why rituals are done a certain way or why do I have to follow social rules which my brother didn’t have to follow. And you know what the… Continue reading Not afraid to be ordinary
I do not know what is it about air travel or travel in general and the flow of thoughts combined with the urge to pen them down. It’s almost like an irresistible urge. Something very similar to when you just have to go to the bathroom and can’t control your pee any longerJ Wonder if… Continue reading Cruising the skies or waiting in the Hangar?
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.
A few weeks ago I was chatting with a close friend. She and I were first roommates and then turned into friends sharing the same wavelength on philosophy, humor etc. Life took us to different cities and we both became occupied with our lives. In the past few months her work and studies demanded a… Continue reading Stress, stress..go away.
I held back, not wanting to feel. I held back, protecting my innocence and my purity. I held back, fearing the wrath of emotion. I held back, forging a defense. I held back when I was happy and I held back when I was sad. I held back until you touched me and scattered my… Continue reading I held back..
My typical drive to work wasn’t as typical today. I left home knowing that I was running late ( well..coz I woke up late). I was driving on my normal route which had regular traffic as you would expect in a busy Chicago suburb. While passing through one of the intersections and singing along with… Continue reading Dead wild goose