Not to Engage With?

In a day of 24 hours, we are never idle. Even things like sleeping and resting do count as activities. Whatever we do is usually planned, pre-planned, poorly planned, or unplanned. The factor of planning is of utmost significance because whatever’s being done is an active or passive decision in Read more…

No Blame Game

Whenever something goes wrong people start searching for the culprit. Sometimes the culprit is found and sometimes it is not. In other cases, the culprit himself/herself knowingly/unknowingly tries to frame someone else as the culprit. Such tendencies to blame are evident almost everywhere in our daily lives. On the other Read more…

Were you Motivated or Just Excited?

Today I made an interesting observation regarding the two states of mind. One can be referred to as the mental state of being motivated while other can be referred to as the state of excitement. They both feel the same but deliver different results. People attend motivational seminars, read inspirational texts, Read more…

Do you need more Time?

In theory, all men were created equal by the almighty God. In reality, we live on a planet referred as the Earth. This planet is real and real people dwell on it with their own realities. This is the place where theories and their realities are never a perfect overlap. Read more…

Improve Your Communication

Communication is an important part of our lives and it really matters how we communicate. Unless you are planning for a solitary sanyasi life in the Himalayas, you would require interacting with fellow humans. Whatever you communicate and how you communicate will have an impact on your life. As a Read more…

Be Lazy or Be Successful

Laziness is a state of mind and it evolves from two things. One is the lack of interest and other is the lack of responsibility. Before we move forward with this discussion let’s have a look on following line from chapter 13 of Chanakya Neeti. “The attitude of a person Read more…

Get Success: Start Praising People

“स्तुता अपि देवतास्तुस्यन्ति | “is the motivational quote by Acharya Chanakya that we will be discussing today. The English and Hindi translations of this positive quote are as follows: Even gods feel satisfied when they are praised. स्तुति किये जाने पर देवता भी संतुस्ट होते हैं | People Admire the Read more…

Develop Habit of Learning

Kautilya said, “Do not allow a single day of your life to pass away without learning something good and useful”. It will be accurate to say that all men are born equal as far as knowledge is concerned. An infant begins with nothing and with the passage of time he/she Read more…