Category Archives: personal change

laxmi puja

The Goddess of Wealth is having it easy!

I’ve recently made a new friend who has spent over 20 years in various banking and financial companies. Having worked so closely with money and its related services, have led him to develop an almost spiritual and healthy relationship with

laxmi puja

The Goddess of Wealth is having it easy!

I’ve recently made a new friend who has spent over 20 years in various banking and financial companies. Having worked so closely with money and its related services, have led him to develop an almost spiritual and healthy relationship with

flour1

Saying no to Maida (all-purpose flour) – Living in India made it easier

This story was originally published on my Medium.com blog. Two months ago, I decided to make one healthy habit and stick to it. After some deliberation, I realized it would be easier to break an existing unhealthy habit. I came

flour1

Saying no to Maida (all-purpose flour) – Living in India made it easier

This story was originally published on my Medium.com blog. Two months ago, I decided to make one healthy habit and stick to it. After some deliberation, I realized it would be easier to break an existing unhealthy habit. I came

bushman

Even the Kalahari Bushman wants to come back to his desert

And people ask “Why come back to India?”!? This story was originally published on my Medium.com blog. One of the most shared and discussed topics of my generation is “Reasons for moving back to India from the US” or variations

bushman

Even the Kalahari Bushman wants to come back to his desert

And people ask “Why come back to India?”!? This story was originally published on my Medium.com blog. One of the most shared and discussed topics of my generation is “Reasons for moving back to India from the US” or variations

Startup founders and toddlers

What do toddlers and startup founders have in common?

One morning I was walking around in my balcony when suddenly my toddler screamed, “Mumma, you just stepped on my cake! I am a chef, and I am making this beautiful cake with cherries which I had kept right there.” I

Startup founders and toddlers

What do toddlers and startup founders have in common?

One morning I was walking around in my balcony when suddenly my toddler screamed, “Mumma, you just stepped on my cake! I am a chef, and I am making this beautiful cake with cherries which I had kept right there.” I

behavior, wisdom, spiritual introspection

Two Questions for the visible and invisible you

One of my life goals is to live with awareness, and to use that awareness to improve some aspect of myself every day. The improvement must be at a fundamental (mind/body/thought) level. I am not referring to goals such as “be

behavior, wisdom, spiritual introspection

Two Questions for the visible and invisible you

One of my life goals is to live with awareness, and to use that awareness to improve some aspect of myself every day. The improvement must be at a fundamental (mind/body/thought) level. I am not referring to goals such as “be

wisdom, self help, changing behavior

How I taught my mind to stop comparing

“Mirror mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” said the wicked queen in the fairy tale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. That same wicked queen lives in our minds, and ever so often she appears in

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wisdom, self help, changing behavior

How I taught my mind to stop comparing

“Mirror mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” said the wicked queen in the fairy tale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. That same wicked queen lives in our minds, and ever so often she appears in

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domestic help in india, maid in india, nanny, dowry, gender bias, behavior change, social behaviors

The innocent question I could not answer

The Northeast is a very different part in India. Not because of its natural beauty, or the way its people look or dress. It’s how they behave and what they practice. I experience this difference everyday right here in Bangalore.

domestic help in india, maid in india, nanny, dowry, gender bias, behavior change, social behaviors

The innocent question I could not answer

The Northeast is a very different part in India. Not because of its natural beauty, or the way its people look or dress. It’s how they behave and what they practice. I experience this difference everyday right here in Bangalore.