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‘The Calling’ By Priya Kumar

“You got lost, so you could find yourself.” The protagonist of this book, Arjun, is a man struggling with his career and marriage. His wife, Maya, has asked for a divorce and the custody of his two daughters, allowing him limited visiting hours in a week. His job was not how he had envisioned it. … Continue reading

Constructive or Destructive – The Power of Human Mind

Abdul Rehman, Abdul Rehman Chhota, Abu Ali, Fahad Ullah, Ismail Khan, Babar Imran, Abu Umar, Abu Sohrab, Shoaib and Ajmal Kasab; 10 young men in their early twenties who executed the Mumbai mayhem 26/11. These attackers travelled by sea from Karachi, Pakistan and hijacked a Indian fishing trawler. They killed its crew of four and … Continue reading

Demons should be in distress

“Woman”, When you hear or read that word, what do you visualise? A female may think of her mother, sister, friend, or a daughter; but some of the boys may visualize a female’s body. That’s where it starts from! It’s the mind, a male’s mind instead of a female’s attire, language, lifestyle or activities. I … Continue reading

Unity in Diversity- The Indian Paradox

A man’s ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death. ~ Albert Einstein Paradox, as the term generally applies, is an apparently … Continue reading

The Uprising of ‘She’- A Truth or Myth

Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams reaching the space; Kiran Mazumdar Shaw becoming the richest Indian woman through her biotech enterprise, ‘Biocon’; Indira Nooyi, CEO of Pepsi Ltd. making her nation proud; Indira Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi reaching heights in their political careers; Mother Teresa, a name everyone reveres; P.T.Usha or Sania Mirza taking Indian sports … Continue reading

Health, Fitness, Food and Well-being

Did you know that just walking for 30 minutes, 3 or 4 times a week is enough to combat aging?   To reduce the strain on your heart, sleep on your right side, or on your back. This simple technique will add years to your life.   If you smoke, you can greatly reduce the … Continue reading