If shadows are all you see in front of you turn around to face the light.Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow. (Helen Keller)==========Be as you wish to be perceived.Be as you wish to seem. (Socrates)
Old is whatever's a decade older than I am.I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am. (Francis Bacon)==========If you don't know, listen to those who do and learn.Know or listen to those who know. (Baltasar Gracian)
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Know someone who is not coping very well? Give them a callIt can get lonely when you are old, pay your grandparents a visitSurprise your siblings with their favourite sweets/chocolateSay “please” and “thank you” and really mean itLet another care merge in front of you, or stop to let a pedestrian cross the street
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Not NormalWhat is normal and why are you not?Dream CatcherSomeone is able to steal your dreams.RewrittenRewrite another piece of your writing from the opposite perspective.Last PersonWrite about the last person you had contact with.Frame ItWrite about a painting that speaks to you.
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WORD OF THE DAY CartomancyKAR-də-man-seePart of speech: nounOrigin: French, late 19th century 1Fortune telling by interpreting a random selection of playing cards. Examples of Cartomancy in a sentence "I was skeptical of any predictions produced by cartomancy." "She ran a shop that sold herbs and candles, but her specialty was cartomancy."
Today's Inspirational Quote: "Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It's quite simple, really: Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, so go ahead and make … Continue reading Today’s Inspirational Quote:
Think positive.Be stronger.Live in the moment.Live today, dream of tomorrow.Baby steps.Creative solutions.Redefining the box.Be more.Always in front.The sky's not the limit.
Break The IceMeaning: Breaking down a social stiffness.Like Father Like SonMeaning: Resembling one's parents in terms of appearance or behavior.A Chip on Your ShoulderMeaning: Being angry about something that happened in the past.Lovey DoveyMeaning: The affectionate stuff that people do when they are in love, such as kissing and hugging.Tough It OutMeaning: To remain resillient even in hard times; endurin
Hoax BookIn 1920, The Papalagi made shockwaves in European society. Supposedly written by a Samoan chief, the book purported to feature his thoughts on the European way of life, critiquing a society whose obsession with money had created social inequalities, abysmal working conditions, pollution, and consumerism. But in a plot twist, the true authorship of the book … Continue reading atlas obscura newsletter
She sat in the darkened room waiting. It was now a standoff. He had the power to put her in the room, but not the power to make her repent. It wasn't fair and no matter how long she had to endure the darkness, she wouldn't change her attitude. At three years old, Sandy's stubborn … Continue reading random paragraph of the day
“One must always be prepared for riotous and endless waves of transformation.”- Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love
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It’s Thursday, September 10, and Apple is making a major investment in green energy.Apple is pushing its clean energy campaign to new heights. The technology giant announced last week that it is investing in the construction of two of the world’s largest onshore wind turbines to support its data center in Viborg, Denmark. (The Viborg center supports … Continue reading the beacon newsletter i like
August’s Most-Watched If you have even a passing interest in philosophy, you’re likely familiar with Plato’s allegory of the cave. But philosophy newbies and grizzled veterans alike will find something to savour in this 1973 animated adaptation of the parable, which is narrated by Orson Welles and treated with some seriously tripped-out visuals. August Programmers’ Picks … Continue reading Aeon video newsletter I like
When the mind encroaches upon the province of the heart, it does so by requiring assurance or conviction as a condition which must be fulfilled before there is a release of love.But love is nothing if it is not spontaneous. It cannot be a conclusion of reasoning. It is not a fruit of the spirit … Continue reading Mind encroaches upon the heart
Bhagavad Gita for Awakening By Abbot George Burke (Swami Nirmalananda Giri) The Bhagavad Gita for Awakening: A Practical Commentary for Leading a Successful Spiritual Lifeis now available in print and ebook format at Amazon.com. Also available at Amazon in India.You can also read it here or download a PDF in our eLibrary. Several thousand years ago in north-central India, two people … Continue reading Bhagavad Gita for Awakening
Shrimad Bhagavad Gita Chapter-01 (Part-01) in Hindi.mp3 Download Shrimad Bhagwat Geeta MP3 Chapter-01 भागवत गीता भाग १ सारांश / निष्कर्ष :- संशय विषाद योग गीता क्षेत्र – क्षेत्रज्ञ के युद्ध का निरूपण है। यह ईश्वररिय विभूतियों से संपन्न भगवत स्वरुप को दिखाने वाला गायन है। यह गायन जिस क्षेत्र में होता है वह युद्ध क्षेत्र … Continue reading Bhagwat Geeta Cheapter 1 Mp3 & Summary in Hindi by Shri Adgadanand Ji Maharaj, Bhagwat Gita Updesh | Shri Mathura Ji
I recall that in 1966 when we came to live in Raipur - I found a new Mentors. Swami Atmanand ji of Vivekanand Ashram and Swami Pranavanand ji. Swami Atmanand ji had a session Tape recorded every week on Gita Bhashya and he also presided over our Elocution and DEbate competitions and guided us young … Continue reading Geeta Saar | Gita Saar | Bhagavad Gita Summary | Gita Rahasya