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‘Moment of Realisation’ (by Amritbir Kaur) – Hindustan Times (14 Nov., 2011)

November 15, 2011


I am elated to present before you my latest article published in Hindustan Times, ‘Inner Voice’ column, dated 14 November, 2011. I do hope you enjoy reading the same. Here is the text of the article: Hindustan Times, ‘Inner Voice’ column dated 14 November, 2011 MOMENT OF REALISATION “But I have promises to keep/ And […]


October 3, 2011


Harry S. Truman, the former American President, once remarked: “In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves… self-discipline with all of them came first.” With a view to inculcate a sense of self-discipline the authority must be in some or the other way invested in […]

Identity Crisis by Facebook, Twitter etc.???

September 24, 2011


Pic Src:Identity Crisis The eternal question that thinkers have been trying to answer since ages is: who am I? No matter how much we have tried to answer it for ourselves, we have not been able to satisfy ourselves. Our life, what all we do and how we carry ourselves is an act towards establishing […]

Independence Day defined!!!

August 18, 2011


With India’s independence day (August 15, 2011)gone, forgotten is the concept of independence. Have you ever wondered what independence means to you? Independence is:* when you have freedom to say what you fee* when you are allowed to exhibit the courage to follow your convictions* when you have the freedom of words and your words […]

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 […]

SMS…Techy Food for Thought

August 6, 2011


Pic src: Life’s Canvas I have often been asked as to what my source of writing is. My spontaneous answer is, “I write whatever enters into the realm of my silly little mind and heart.” Having been confronted with question once again, I glanced within myself to look for a more satisfactory answer. Life has […]

Friendship Day contest

August 3, 2011


 Valentines’ Day long gone, here knocks at our doors another happening day, that is, Friendship Day (that falls on 7 August this year). It was on 30 July when World Friendship Day was celebrated. Basically, on the twenty seventh day of April this year, United Nations declared that the day of 30 July would […]