Religion to me is personal; its a matter of my faith and what I believe in. There can be no hard and fast rule for human beings to pray as dictated by religious leaders or their interpretations of the holy books.… Read More #MondayMusings – Religion is a Matter of Faith
The recent atmosphere of divisive politics has been taking a toll on the Hindu-Muslim relations in our country. Every other day some instance of hate crime is reported based on religion in India. This piece is written to express my disgust with the bigots and zealots who dont seem to see Human beings and discriminate based on colour, religion and even gender.… Read More #MondayMusings – My name is Khan and I am not a terrorist!
Its that time of the year when one sets resolutions and WOTY! Also refelcts on the year gone by and what could be done better and what was fabulous, etc. So this is a combined post from my end to talk about all of this stuff in one go!… Read More #MondayMusings: Reflections 2018 & WOTY 2019
♥ “Joie de vivre” is a French phrase that denotes living life to the fullest ♥ I cannot find a better phrase to sum the delightful month I had which flew by in a blink of the eye. Not only are we in the second half of the year, but the first month of this half… Read More Joie de vivre in July 2018 [ Gratitude ]
“No swamp; no lotus”, hit me hard when I was reading the book The art of purring by David Michie. (Correction: I had incorrectly mentioned the author as Mitch Albom) This phrase is uttered by Geshe Wangpo while he is explaining the need to practice equanimity and how to go achieve it. He outlined four… Read More [Monday Musings ] No swamp; No lotus!
” Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May” – William Shakespeare Month of May brought hot winds and dust storms to my otherwise staid and stagnant life, turning it all upside down. I have been confined at home since April this year owing to my dad’s ill-health. He has been staying with me… Read More [Gratitude] The darling buds of May!
Disgusted with the sights of mounting garbage piles in every nook and cranny of the colony where I live, I wondered at the solution. The news of tottering high mountains of rubbish in the landfills just outside city limits which have exhausted the capacity but are still being dumped into; leading to health hazards and… Read More 4 Easy steps to convert useless kitchen waste to a powerful Bio-Enzyme cleaner [ #MondayMusings ]
Self entitlement is the most self centered attribute a person has who feelws he deserves everything without ever working hard. Such people rain down on everyone’s parade. Today’s Monday Musings explores this ugly attribute and wonders how to get rid of it.… Read More [ #MondayMusings ] Self entitlement is not the shortcut to success; so stop raining down on my parade!
How often do we get taken for granted or maybe we just allow others to walk over us in order to not appear bad? People Pleasers or just too nice – what does this say about us? I am trying to explore this inane quality of each one of us to look good in front of others and so not disagree or simply go along with the plans even when we dont like it. Monday Musings for today!… Read More [ #MondayMusings ] Dont take me for granted darling, for I am not afraid to walk away!
Are you complacent or are you content? How do you differentiate between the two? What is your measure of contentment in your life? Read on todays monday musings as I wonder over this dilemma and try to ascertain a conclusion.… Read More [ #MondayMusings ] Contentment VS Complacent – where do you draw the line?
Todays Monday Musings post is about toxic people.
Toxic people dont care who they hurt and how; they are just working on their premise of being the most important person in the world and set out to display that.… Read More [#MondayMusings] No time for fake love and toxic people!
Todays Monday Musings is about the One immutable law of life which is that any and every crisis will tide over; no matter whatever it maybe and more importatnly you will have the strength to overcome it.… Read More [ #MondayMusings ] Immutable law of life “this too shall pass”!
Friends come into one’s life for a reason or a season or alifetime – all depends on what one has asked for from the universe and how it chose to respond. Read on all about my opinion on it for Monday musings this week.… Read More Friends for a reason, a season or a lifetime!!!
A gratitude post for giving thanks to the blissful December 2017 with prayers for continued bliss in 2018!!!… Read More December was when Santa came calling!!! [ Gratitude Post ]
Imprints on my heart is the final post for the problogger challenge and I am delighted to write about all the things/moments that make me happy! I am combining this post as my Gratitude and chatty blog post for the month of October and hope it will be well received. Read about all my grateful moments in this month as I am blessed with goodness in people and moments.… Read More Imprints on my heart [ #writebravely ]
Disobedience is by and large a very negative trait but it can be used positively to better one’s life and happiness; provided its handled maturely. Read about my take on today’s prompt for the #writetribe #problogger challenge.… Read More Disobedience [ #WriteBravely]
Forgiveness is not about just saying/accepting apologies; its to do with how the heart heals after the hurtful deed has been done. Its between two people and needs to be resolved by them only!… Read More What if I am not in the mood to be divine? [ #MondayMusings ]
Read about my gratitude in August – Writing a gratitude journal is akin to collecting loose change in a piggy bank, something we all indulged in as kids.… Read More My piggy bank of gratitude [#MondayMusings ]
I was hugging myself happily in anticipation of getting ready. For you see, today I would wear that dress which I had ordered online and worked very hard to fit into. Yay!!!! Slipping into the dress, I twirled a little in from to the mirror, loving how it flared up and then fell softly around… Read More Why must you judge my choices? [ #MondayMusings ]
They say that what you are looking for is, is searching for you too and comes to you when you least expect it to. This is a secret that I have learnt the hard way up but now believe with all my heart. I hate getting into a tizzy first thing in the morning and… Read More The Secret Road [ #MondayMusings ]