Tag: Attitudes


Unity in Adversity

If you put on the TV , you only hear updates on the Coronavirus. WhatsApp messages are about Coronavirus. And everyone is exhorting everyone to stay at home . Stay at home and flatten the curve . Slow down the March of the Virus. And in this endeavour we Indians are proving not only are …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary, Opinions

Hoarding means different things to different people

Different folks, different strokes In the eternal debate of Nature vs Nurture, there is no clear winner. It is apparent that both are equally responsible for making you who you are. My mother came from a generation where natural calamities especially failed monsoons were a regular occurrence. They were used to shortages. Some products were …


Discovering mindfulness

The world discovered mindfulness in the 70’s. Those were the Flower Power years when hundreds of young people were finding themselves. Many took to drugs, many took to travel. But their goal was essentially the same: to find out their purpose in life.  Thich Nhat Hanh, the Vietnamese Buddhist monk introduced mindfulness to the West. …


Use less paper and save a tree


Embracing imperfections

Why can’t we learn to embrace imperfection? I received this video clip in my Whatsapp group and thought it worth sharing . What do you think ?


Dizzy Heights #WordlessWednesday

With skyscrapers being more the norm than the exception, many workers have to scale dizzy heights to keep exteriors clean. My heart was in my mouth as I saw these two men cleaning the wall of a building across from mine. And, suffering from Acrophobia myself, I was scared . After all, the drop was …