Last year, around this time, if somebody came up to me and told me that we had only a few more months to live the way we did and soon things were going to change drastically. That we would have to start spending our holidays and weekends confined to our houses and go without eating … Continue reading Telltale pictures: Life Finds a Way
Almost every aspect of the human mind is a mystery to us even today. Dreams, thoughts, learning, imagination, skill development - there is no concrete information on how all of these are processed by our brain. There is very little known from statistics and studies about how different responses are obtained for the same stimuli … Continue reading Mysteries of the Mind: How Forgetting Helps Healing
The funny thing about thoughts is its ability to drift from one to another. It is also the most powerful thing about them. The idea behind this post came to me when my aunt was complaining about the price surge on flowers owing to the festival season. Roses, Jasmines and marigolds were selling at the … Continue reading Man’s Love for Discrimination
Dear readers, Greeting of the festive season! Last night I sat up until the wee hours of the morning, watching the conclusion of Mangaluru Dasara where the whole city came together to bid farewell to the Goddess. Every year, the Goddess, primarily Sharadha Devi, stays in the city with her devotees during the nine nights … Continue reading Mangaluru Dasara 2020
Dear readers, First of all, apologies for the cheesy title. Honestly, I cringed while writing it but if you are reading this, I think the title did its job. Two weeks ago, I attended a 'Technology and Screen Detox' online session facilitated by APTIV (The company I work for). It has made a considerable amount … Continue reading Bye Bye Notifications. Hello Life!
Hello Dear Readers, I have been away from the Blogosphere for a few days now as I was busy with another project. Something I picked up after almost five years. I will share the outcome in my next post (Excited!). Till then stay tuned. Today's post, however, is intended to bring out a different … Continue reading Bone Chilling Haunted Tales To Test Your Bravery
A part of my daily routine is to watch motivational videos after my morning yoga session. More often than not, I simply listen to the most inspiring speeches that have previously motivated me, again. This week, however, I chose to listen to new youtube recommendations instead. Here are three precious gems that stuck with me. … Continue reading Three Precious Gems I found this week
The pandemic has taken a lot away from us. But it has also taught us to slow down and find joy in the little things. In the last few months, many of us have spent more quality time with our families than all the years before put together. We have also spent more time noticing … Continue reading An Unusual Friendship
Hello, amazing readers, After my last post, that made you guys put your thinking caps on, I decided to write something light for this week. School days have a way of coming back to you in the most unexpected times. A friend and I were talking about mid and high school memories (I had a … Continue reading I Doodle, Do you?
Hello, Amazing reader, This week's #WednesdayWeekly post needs a little more pondering than my usual ones. It did take a lot more time to write too. But it was worth it. We often hear that reality is very much influenced by imagination. Everything manmade - from the most amazing to the most destructive creations - … Continue reading Does Experience Influence Imagination?