Cycle Of Life

There is nothing more simple or complicated than life itself. We all go through the waterfall of life: hesitation, denial, blame, acceptance and eventually submission. In between denial and acceptance, we tend to experience a gamut of emotions, mostly angst, betrayal, sadness, impatience and remorse. Then there are random acts of kindness. The world doesn’t…

Over the Rainbow

So after the country-wide lock down was announced, in the second wave, the PM invited people to switch off all lights, and light a candle, lamp or any torch for 9 minutes to show solidarity with those who are on the front line of curtailing the deadly disease. Since it did not involve creating a…

In Peace

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.” ~ Rumi

In Peace

Silence is the most powerful language in the world. We all spit out words with venom or string out pearls of love and wisdom. But the silent treatment hurts you the most. It is in the quiet that you can mediate, reflect and reform the mind. It give you the ability to slow down your…

Fish Therapy

Instead of biting at your feet, how about watching fishes swim? Sure they have a shorter lifespan than other pets, but watching them move gracefully can be very soothing at the end of a very stressful day, which is almost everyday, given the lifestyle that we have. Weekly Photo Challenge: Silence

The Road to Salvation

It’s been a good 30 years since my dad took off on his journey to salvation into the spiritual realm. All he left behind was a home to call our own and a lot of fading memories that we have be trying to hold on to. As I grow older, I assumed it would be…

The Sound Of Music

It’s easy to play any musical instrument: all you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself. ~Johann Sebastian Bach

Peace Be With You!

For the past few my posts seem to be glum, gloomy and distressing. And considering all the negativity  that has bothered me on all day through news sites, newspapers and social media, I guess a bit of inner peace, self-reflection, calmness and Nirvana is in order. Life is short, uncertain and the best gift of…