Often we crib about everything that is wrong around us, and miss the point to know what is right. We complain about stress to get things done, make it perfect,sound right, look good etc etc. however seldom do we realize what stops you from not doing it? The answer is you.
How many times have you heard yourself say that I ve not done this? or this is not me ? or Nothing is going to happen, or all will be fine. It will soon get over. etc. Only to be rudely woken up by reality. So what do you do to handle negative denial to positive denial?
The tag line – No games only sports applies to this man. The Kabir couplet “aisi karni kar chalo, tum hanson aur jag roye ( do something so good that you smile while you go, and people miss you and cry for you) - when was the last time you read a tribute about a sportsperson without talking about a single achievement on the field , instead just talk about the person alone? This is but a small tribute to a small -tall man called Sachin Tendulkar!
In this day and age, where does the average Joe stand ? Is he expected to buckle up like all the other supermen or is he expected to fade away into oblivion? When the great speakers advocate follow your heart and the average Joe believes that and tries to implement those thoughts at his workplace, more often than not, it backfires.
When someone you know says “I have the best deal in the world” – what is your reaction?How many times have you heard this at a social gathering or at work or even at school ? And if you quietly shrug and smile. There is a problem. Has it occurred to you that the world might think of you as a LOSER ?
The verdict on the Juvenile verdict in the Delhi Gang Rape case comes asks a fundmental question.If the country as a whole believes people don’t change wonder what the judiciary is really trying to defend here? Its time to rethink about what stand do we take as a person.
The recent article in CNN about how an American woman got groped,masturbated at, stared and filmed on her visit to India has raked up 800,000 views. The question here is -what perception does it trigger about a first time traveller to India ?
Here is an objective article articulating how to look at the situation in India, what to believe and what to dismiss, a view on things to keep in mind and more importantly what how to have a neutral view of the situation.
If aliens were in town, you could be sure that would’ve been on the Oprah Winfrey show by now and not hiding in a remote underground bunker in Area 51! The disclosure or acknowledgement of the existence is not an a-ha moment for most of us and for those few who did have an aha moment, they have a lot of Youtube footage to catchup.
What difference does it make to your life if there was an Area 51 or not? Or whether it really made a difference to your Monday morning ride to work? Or your evening stroll to the bar? Zilch.
So lets get on with life till it comes back with a new definition…as X files suggested..the Truth is out there….
This is a detailed review on the road to Pondicherry from Bangalore and the Hotel stay.This should give you a fair perspective on what to do, and what to avoid.This is more helpful for those travelling from Bangalore to Pondicherry
Director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra‘s latest offering. The story of the Flying Sikh is captured in the drama in typical slick slo-motion sepia tone sequences.Can it or will it keep the audience glued to their seats ? Will you watch it the second time ? Or is it a DVD for keeps ? Did Farhan Akhtar do a good job? How was the editing,screenplay and narrative ? How where the characters developed ? What where the highlights and low lights ?
Self explanatory title. This article gives you an idea on what to expect while driving in India.This will make you more aware of the traffic culture.IT will better equip you to understand the not so subtle nuances for driving in India.Having said that, it is also a guide to make you realise how difficult it is to manage such a huge volume and how in spite of the logjam, the country still keeps pace with time.
You are a rapist. I am a rapist. Yes, you read that right. You know why?
Chances are,that the women you interact with,might think of you as a potential threat.Because the modern age rapist, breaks all stereotypes as far age or looks are concerned.He could just about be anyone, really anyone – you or me. We are in the Rape Age.
Monday morning is here and some of us wont turn up for work.Some of us who are at work will hear the LET’s. I have a headache, wont be in today, I have a stomach problem,cant make it today or the best or worst - there has been a death in the family. And you are left wondering what to do how to react?You gut feeling tells you that they are bullshitting big time.
And then you go back in the not so distant past and realise you had some gems of your own.
Life is a series of choices we make and their consequences. The begining and the end are the only choices we cannot make,but in all other cases we make choices and we know the results. In the end all that matters is you and the choices you make in your life.
If someone told you in the year 1960 – that man would land on the moon in less than a decade – what would you say? Was it was somebody’s belief that it would happen or someones logic that it could happen.?
What do we do when we are under stress ? What to do we follow Logic or Belief?
When was the last time someone said, leave the known devil and go find the unknown angel? When was the last time you thought about taking a risk rather than de-risking ? When was the last time you followed your heart more than your brain?
Chalta Hai Yaar is perhaps the most commonly used phrase in India these days.All languages,dialects,have a similar expression. Light Tisko,Swalpa Adjust Madi,Thand Rakh,Take it easy etc. are various forms of this expression in the country today.
Does this also reflect the country’s identity and mindset ?
Why do we celebrate Mother’s day and Father’s day on different days? Why this inequality?
What is the origin of equality or inequality ? Where does it all begin? Where does it all end? Think about all the incidents,events in your life when you happily consolidated the inequality of our species without batting an eyelid,just because it was the natural thing to do.
And then we fight battles for equality on various forums.