Drugs Vs Meditation

In  Drugs….its all about forgetting  yourself…. In Relaxation…you remember your true self…. One is available on the outer…. The other is available on the inner… One helps to forget your personality…. The other helps you realize your individuality… One eventually drags you into a hole… The other eventually dissolves you into the whole… One induces apparently… Read More

Overcoming Indecisiveness(a.k.a Procrastination)

Life is a Risk and the very nature of risk is taking a a decision. Even the simple act of a toss, before the start of any game involves risk. It may be excellent to win the toss, for the conditions are favorable to suit your strengths…but you may as well lose the toss…the risk… Read More

Anxiety Management…through Stories

It was a typical 1970-1980 setup of India, where landline telephones were a rarity. Telephone penetration was minuscule, as most telephone numbers were 3 digits long and most telephone exchanges were manually operated. Life had a leisurely charm associated with it. There was no tearing hurry, no “Need for Speed”.Development too moved at its own… Read More

The Calm before the Storm

In response to Kat’s Twittering Tale #85 – 22 May 2018 I wish I could be as calm as the river mentioned the disciple. It is the calm before the storm. When the storm hits, the river would simply dance and enjoy the storm. Hankering for one is the way of the mind. Enjoying both… Read More

Forget about God…Know thy Devil

Yes, that’s right. You read it right. Know thy Devil instead!! Ain’t it easier? The Devil seems to reside in us, within us,up close and strongly associated. Have we not experienced  or experiencing feelings of anger, jealousy, envy, desire, lust,greed,comparison in us?? The immediate human tendency is to shut these feelings, is to brush them… Read More

Overcome Procrastination -Align with your values

In Life, each individual goes in for a trade either almost daily or with a lesser frequency be it weekly, monthly or yearly. But trade everyone does. Even if you would consider a barter system, there is a trade-off involved. Well, how then do you decide when to execute the trade? What is the tipping… Read More

Observe your way to??

via Daily Prompt: Observe Humans Observe. Every single moment, every individual on planet earth observes. Not only humans, every single animal observes…(ok some animals sense too, let’s leave them aside)… The point is observing is second nature to humans… It is an invaluable tool through which an individual learns and survives as well… The Societal… Read More

Marketplace Meditation

Be in the Market place, but not of the Market place -Osho Meditation needs to be something normal… very ordinary. There is nothing special needed for it. No special preparation, no build up needed, no expectation that you would need to experience tranquility when you meditate.. There is a misconception prevalent that Meditation is Concentration…… Read More

Identically Unique

via Daily Prompt: Identical Existence and its Manifestation-“Life”… is Ordinary… Absolutely Ordinary…Primarily Uniform and identical…Yet Absolutely Unique… All trees are ordinary…All flowers are ordinary. All Fruits are Ordinary… Yet Unique intrinsically and that’s why special…from an Existential Perspective… A Mango does not desire that “it” be considered the King of Fruits…by a certain species…a.k.a the human… Read More

Incubate Hell or Heaven…

via Daily Prompt: Incubate   Be wary of what you incubate in the Mind… for it tends to function as an amplifier…as an enhancer… You feed it with comparison… jealousy coupled with insecurity manifest You feed it with doubt… and untrustworthiness manifests You feed it lust…and perversions manifest You feed it with worry… and anxiety… Read More