Why Have I Been AWOL? : #MondayMusings #MondayBlogs

“It’s not enough to be busy, so are the ants. The question is, what are we busy about?” – Henry David Thoreau Yes, I have been awol from my blog for way too long. What on earth is awol? Absent without leave. You might be wondering what's eating into my love for blogging. Well, a … Continue reading Why Have I Been AWOL? : #MondayMusings #MondayBlogs

The Child is Father of the Man: #WordlessWednesday

My heart leaps up when I behold A rainbow in the sky: So was it when my life began; So is it now I am a man; So be it when I shall grow old, Or let me die! The Child is father of the Man; And I could wish my days to be Bound … Continue reading The Child is Father of the Man: #WordlessWednesday

Stand Pretty Amidst Adversity: #WordlessWednesday

"Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records". William Arthur Ward STAND PRETTY AMIDST ADVERSITY: #WORDLESSWEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 11, 2018, 7:34 A.M.Amidst the intense morning smog in New Delhi Capital region, this lone tree stands pretty and tall.  A picture perfect example of how we all can and will continue to bloom amidst adversity, … Continue reading Stand Pretty Amidst Adversity: #WordlessWednesday

Diwali 2018 From Our Doorsteps: #WordlessWednesday

   May the light within you always shine brighter than the circumstances outside you. That is my little wish for you, this Diwali and always.        Diwali 2018 From Our Doorsteps: #WordlessWednesdaY 7:36 PM., 6th November I welcome you to my home, for a little peek into the festival of lights or Diwali. … Continue reading Diwali 2018 From Our Doorsteps: #WordlessWednesday

Meditation Huts with Awe-Inspiring Graffiti: #WordlessWednesday

"When you look up at the sky and see a cloud, think of me" - John Lenon to Yoko Ono Meditation HUts with Awe-Inspiring Graffiti: #WordlessWednesday1 October, 2018, 1:51 PM We are once again back to the Beatles Ashram, in Rishikesh, this #WordlessWednesday. Remember that post from two weeks back, captioned Hey Jude, where I tell you … Continue reading Meditation Huts with Awe-Inspiring Graffiti: #WordlessWednesday

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Mindfulness Over Mindlessness: #MondayMusings #MondayBlogs #MicroblogMondays

Guess what's top of my mind these days? No prizes for guessing it is indeed the simple act of mindfulness. Thanks to a wonderful blogger friend, Shinjini a.k.a Modern Gypsy's forthright long challenge on Instagram called The Mindful Break , I've suddenly been awakened from my reverie of "mindless" living, to one of mindfulness. Having said that, … Continue reading Mindfulness Over Mindlessness: #MondayMusings #MondayBlogs #MicroblogMondays

Another Gem in the Wall: #WordlessWednesday

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” - Thomas Merton Another gem IN the wall: #WordlessWednesday3:12 P.M., 1 October, 2018, The Beatles Ashram, Rishikesh, India Floored by the myriad wall art that adorned the crumbling, moss-covered walls of the Beatles Ashram, I went on a "capturing them" spree. These … Continue reading Another Gem in the Wall: #WordlessWednesday

Hey Jude: #WordlessWednesday

"And anytime you feel the pain, hey Jude, refrain Don't carry the world upon your shoulders For well you know that it's a fool who plays it cool By making his world a little colder." - Hey Jude (lyrics), The Beatles     1st October, 2018, 2:20 P.M. Did you wonder why this post has … Continue reading Hey Jude: #WordlessWednesday

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Six Productive Ways to Slow Down: #MondayMusings #MondayBlogs #TheMindfulBreak

Are you caught up in the break-neck scramble of life? Is your life whizzing by in a jiffy, and your to-do list mounting, and cluttering your life further? Are there five different things you planned to do last week, but ended up doing just one or two, or none? Can't slow down? Don't worry, you … Continue reading Six Productive Ways to Slow Down: #MondayMusings #MondayBlogs #TheMindfulBreak

The Generous Book Lover: #WordlessWednesday

"Some women have a weakness for shoes. I can go barefoot if necessary. I have a weakness for books."   - Oprah Winfrey          The Generous Book Lover6:14 A.M. , 10th October, 2018 Backstory: It's Wednesday yet again, and I have begun to love my Wednesdays more than before. And why not? … Continue reading The Generous Book Lover: #WordlessWednesday