Happy Independence Day!

Bhaarata! Bharatavarsha! Jambudweepa! Tianzhu (Tenjiku)! Hind! Hindustan! Hodu! India! All the above names are of our motherland! Multiple traditions, hundreds of languages, vast variety of traditional arts… Geographical diversity… All colour our nation vividly…. We have enough of traditions, languages and arts but we heartily welcome anything good from outside…

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Dr. Kalam – A Mahatma

‘We are all born with a divine fire in us.  Our efforts should be to give wings to this fire and fill the world with the glow of its goodness.’  – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam15.10.1931-27.07.2015 Like every Indian, I have been inspired by Dr. Kalam’s words and actions. It was…

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Starting Afresh…

That morning, when the earth quaked, the world shook. People from around the world prayed, directly or indirectly extended helping hands for the sufferers of earthquake in Nepal, India, Bangladesh and Tibet. What else can we do instead of praying, ‘Mother Earth, please take turns in such a way that…

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Magnify!

Intensify your thoughts! Magnify your energy! Focus! Success is yours! This serious quote was remembered when my younger brother, ‘a hardware engineer’, was playing with his magnifying glass during the winter of 2012. I know, he would scold me for quoting that he is an engineer (he feels awkward). But,…

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