The imperfect perfection

Buddha often used to emphasize “Acceptance”, not focussed on the other…but primarily of “oneself” “Do you accept yourself the way you are, this very moment”?… If this query is posed to any individual,the answer is most likely to be a “NO”…If one queries further, The answer would be in line with Robert Frost’s famous lines “I… Read More

A Radio Dial… Quotable Quote #4

“I came to understand that emotional responses are like frequencies on a radio dial: if you turn the volume down on one station, you turn it down on all the others at the same time. If you’re going to develop joy, laughter, and humor, you will open yourself up to feeling the pain, loss and… Read More

Tabula Rasa : A Clean Slate

Imagine waking up from bed….relaxed….after a night of deep sleep… A Sunday Morning perhaps.. A day when the world is apparently not so chaotic. Waking  up fully refreshed…In a state of what can be called “A clean slate”… for a few moments at-least.. Then there is a memory fetch…about our geographic positioning.. about our name…profession……about… Read More

Drop the Why…Here’s Why…

In Life…at times answers are best answered…unanswered…unsaid.. only experienced… There are some facts, observations which are beyond mind…beyond logic and its grasp… Why does the Sun Rise in the East??.. Why are tree trunks brown?? Why do some die young while some live long??… Why are some snakes poisonous?? And many many more… One can really… Read More

An everlasting fragrance!!

via Daily Prompt: Temporary Our Abode… The Body in which we reside.. is after all impermanent… temporary… However… the qualities that make us human… The fragrance we emanate, as an individual… and release through our presence  can have a quality of the permanent…. much after our time… Finding and savouring the Aroma is the journey called Life and an… Read More

A Quotable Quote #2…Heraclitus

You Cannot Step Into the Same River Twice–Heraclitus A beautiful quote by Heraclitus.. It indicates the nature of human emotions… , the depth, the intensity and yes.. the flux of human emotions that Humans undergo…and qualifies and quantifies as Experience. It would be worthwhile to consider the word…Emotions… The very name indicates a fluidity.. that which… Read More

An Osho Quotable Quote-#1

For the next few articles..I plan to share my views on some quotes that have really appealed…in understanding the puzzle that man is…from a simple well being perspective… Quotes that have thrown some light…managed to penetrate this rather thick skull of mine…in understanding the confused contraption called the Mind… Through the world of quotes..through contrasting… Read More

Better Find Your Elixir…Else!!

via Daily Prompt: Elixir At times…Ain’t we like the Musk Deer?? Looking here..Running there… Scattered Everywhere.. Hunting for the elixir of Life… All Life Long…   Not Remembering… That we are our own Elixir.. Keep Forgetting this…. and Most of the Times… Ain’t we them?? Obviously…With Much More Sophistication 😉

Will the light ever shine?

Will the light ever shine onto us?? Does it really matter? Do we end up missing the beauty of the night…the beauty of darkness…ignoring the night…. Perhaps the light is embedded…within the darkness… Perhaps the outer is only a tool to prod us…encouraging us  to look for the light within… Start with Acceptance…With acceptance there is… Read More