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Be with me #GuestPost #FridayReflections

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Yay! Glad to share   Yesterday was Dussehra, the tenth day of the Navratri festival. Traditionally it is a women’s festival dedicated to the praise of the mother goddess. It is celebrated in different ways in different parts of the country.  In my part of the world, it is celebrated by  visiting elders, offering them …

LIFESTYLE

Reliving memories #FridayReflections

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We’ve now entered the last quarter of the year and somehow this has made me more reflective. What has made this year different from the rest ? For starters, this is the year most of my class mates have turned or will turn 60. Funnily all of us still think we’re young. That is till …

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Why we need # WorldGratitudeDay

Why do we need #WorldGratitudeDay”? I was one of those skeptics who not only pooh-poohed the whole idea but also avoided any Gratitude Posts put up on the blogosphere. Somehow I felt that putting out the things I appreciate would invite the “Evil Eye”. My friend Corinne often told me that this is not the …

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

June- the Four Day Wonder #FridayReflections

“Let’s call her June” And that was it. It seemed the perfect name for the newest addition to our family. June came into our lives in June ( obviously!) A sad eyed Beagle Hound with brown and black patches. Year after year, Anna Shetty whined, pestered, cajoled and begged. Every Christmas, birthday and Diwali. She …

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Give me a shove #FridayReflections

There is a crude saying in colloquial Hindi “Hey Buffalo come and give me a shove”. Needless to say one has to be extremely foolhardy to invite the fierce Indian buffalo whose incredible strength can literally gore you to death. More often than not , we knowingly or unknowingly invite abuse. Indeed if Eleanor Roosevelt …