How I am living a life of “Peace”!

While going through some challenging & confusing times in my twenties, I realized that there was something amiss. Spark was long gone and I felt out of my zone. I was never a pessimist, but I surely was doing things which were not aligned with my true and happy self. I felt there was something... Continue Reading →

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Sikkim : A trip to nostalgia and less trodden routes!

As Dr. Gyatso poured locally made wine into my husband's and father in law's shot glasses, they were over the moon. As if they had found the preeminent purpose of travelling 1500 kms to this remote ranch village in Sikkim. The wine obviously tasted like heaven. "Orchids, figs, bananas, Sal, bamboo, wheat, guava, barley, oranges, tea, and cardamom... Continue Reading →

Rishikesh : Peace, thrill or both !

The incandescent diyas were ready, and so were the priests, identically attired in their traditional costumes. Standing on wide stools that faced the Ganga. Flames of the diyas, swirling in the chilly winter air, greeted the devout and the curious alike. The circular movements of the diyas, the Aarti and the pause. Everything was synchronized.... Continue Reading →

Dazzling affair with Singapore!

Oh ! I can't believe my eyes ! Gleefully whispered the tiny girl seated just in front as we touched down at Changi Airport in the wee hours . The contrast of shiny boats on the Singapore river, twinkling lights on fancy buildings in pitch darkness. I could feel her excitement ! Who would have... Continue Reading →

Un-choose Anger !

That tiny spark of rage inside me.. seemingly innocuous.. I could have alleviated it by sprinkling some wise & peaceful thoughts over it. But I chose to ignore. It grew into a wild fire. Ouch.. It burnt a part of me and started spreading to other people around me. It burnt them too. It didn't... Continue Reading →

Decoding EGO!

I was hesitant to admit my mistake. I was reluctant.Why should I? ( Hello, ego! ) It all starts with  "I know it all", "I am the most creative" , "I am the best at this" and transcends to " He doesn't even know this, Oh ! She is so slow, I am far better... Continue Reading →

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