Category Archives: New Learnings

No-Sugar journey part-3

Well, it been a while since I have been on the no-sugar journey ( 3months plus). As in no artificial-white- sugar, no table sugar and almost negligible intake of cakes, cookies and shop-manufactured-Indian sweets. Journey so far: Great. Surprisingly no … Continue reading

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Discovering the Buddha in me….

It has been some time since I wrote. But I had to write today. It was an eventful day today in a very special way, since I truly understood Thich Nhat Hanh, the Vietnamese Zen Buddhist teacher and poet’s following words…… You are a Buddha, … Continue reading

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Growing up …fast..

A mother always thinks she knows her child, or at least she ‘thinks’ she knows her child. I am no exception to the case. My teen surprised me the other day. I realized that I did not know how fast … Continue reading

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My experiment with white-table-sugar….

One fine day I decided to bid adieu to white-table-sugar completely from my diet. So any sugar that I get now is from natural resources, like fruits and dry-fruits. And nope no sugar supplements at all. Actually this decision happened not … Continue reading

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List of Incompletes ~Nithya Shanti

Sharing Nithya Shanti’s post on my blog post, since his words made so much sense and they resonated. Sharing them here instead of saving them somewhere else for a future read, because one never knows may be they would resonate … Continue reading

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Tagore on spiritual growth

I came across these beautiful words by Rabindranath Tagore ( Nobel Laureate, poet, philosopher). I have read quite a few of his works, the translations unfortunately, since I was never good at reading Bangla, the native script of Bengal which Tagore … Continue reading

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Europe; White Asparagus a must eat!

Spring is in the air, then can ‘White asparagus’ be far behind? Honestly, till I travelled this year to Continental Europe in spring-time, I never realized or appreciated its worth. I am a fan now; No wonder I am writing a post … Continue reading

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Buchenwald, Germany…. where silence still speaks

I recently visited / walked thorough the Buchenwald concentration camp. People thought I was a little crazy and warped to want to visit a place which by no means, could bring any sense of joy to the heart. but, I wanted to … Continue reading

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Happiness is…discovering Yiruma

The Boy: You must listen to the ‘ A River Flows in You’… Me: Ok. The Boy: Opens up YouTube..and plays Yiruma’s  ‘A River Flows in you’ Me: I am mesmerized. Happy. The piano notes speak a language which touch … Continue reading

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Happiness Count…do you keep one?

Happiness count, do you do that? Now, if you are wondering what on earth is ‘Happiness Count’, well it is nothing but counting your happy moments! Ever since I started doing the ‘Happiness Count’, I have realized life gives me … Continue reading

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