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Things to Remember

February 7, 2012


LESSONS FROM LIFE Things to always remember YOUR presence is a present to the world. You are unique and one of a kind. Your life can be what you want it to be. Take the days just one at a time. Count your blessings, not your troubles. You will make it through whatever comes along. […]

Celebrating Raksha Bandhan in India

August 13, 2011


Pic src: Raksha Bandhan India celebrates Raksha Bandhan today, that is, 13 August. The festival of Raksha Bandhan has been celebrated since times immemorial. But things have undergone a sea change. Raksha Bandhan is a festival that celebrates the sacred bond of brother and sister. It is a symbol of love, affection and bond of […]

Daily Inventory

June 1, 2011


This is what the word ‘inventory’ entails according to the Oxford Dictionary: Pronunciation: /ɪnv(ə)nt(ə)ri/ noun (plural inventories) • a complete list of items such as property, goods in stock, or the contents of a building. • chiefly North American a quantity of merchandise or goods held in stock. • (in accounting) the entire stock of […]

Rose or Thorns

February 21, 2011


 Today, while watching the legendary classic Bollywood movie ‘Mughal-e-Azam’, one of the dialogues in the movie put forth a choice between thorns and a rose. A unique benefit enjoyed by the thorns is that they don’t have the fear of fading away. They are evergreen and stay the same forever. What a unique thought […]

The Real Life

July 18, 2009


pic src: Life need not be taken too seriously in the sense that we should enjoy the moments of joy, happiness, as and when they knock our door. We should not wait for some really big things to happen. Death is a reality and life is not because it is not static, it is […]

Anger and Love

April 28, 2009


While Dad was polishing his brand new car, his 4-year old son picked up a stone and scratched some lines on the side of the car. In his anger, Dad took the child’s hand and hit it many times, not realizing that he was using his wrench. At the hospital the child asked, “Dad when […]