"There is nothing noble in being superior to another man; true nobility is being superior to your former self." - Ernest Hemingway We get extremely busy with our daily routine, waking up in the morning, getting to that particular job or class on time, beating the traffic, coming back home to "relax" (which we hardly... Continue Reading →
Everyone wants to be happy, filled with joy or at least satisfied with the life they live in. Happy/ happiness is stated as a feeling and is an adjective. Adjective and feelings change when the statement/ situation changes. So how do we expect to have a life filled with joy? How do we be happy?
We always hear Do What makes you Happy! We have heard this several times and sometimes multiple times in a day. But lets just wait for a second and take a deeper look into it. First things first, yes you should do what makes you happy and more of what gives you pleasure. But have... Continue Reading →
We found ourselves back in our hometown after 2 whole years for Eid celebrations with my uncle and his family. We reached Vishakapatnam one day before Eid. The plan for the next day was pretty clear and everyone was all ready to celebrate the most auspicious day after a month of fasting. So after the... Continue Reading →
Body shaming is not appropriate. Period. There is no explanation is to why you should or can body shame anyone in this world. I mean anybody be it someone close to you or someone you just saw on the street walking or eating in a restaurant. Some people give you an explanation that we are... Continue Reading →
Light and dark, a simple concept of good and evil, happiness and sadness, knowledge and ignorance and so on. It is human nature that we always associate light with the good and darkness with the evil. We always use the statement "Let there be light." Have you ever wondered why? "Let there be Light" was... Continue Reading →
A short thought or insight about what the real meaning of Jihad should be and how it is misunderstood by many.