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Miracles and Brahma Kamal

Miracles and Brahma Kamal

“Miracles lie strewn on our path. We just have to open our hearts to see them unfold and to be able to experience them.”                 Miracles of Brahma Kamal/Lotus of the Dark/Queen of the Night Mythology and History In Hindu mythology, it is said to be the favourite flower of Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe, and it is also considered a sacred flower that imparts peace, protection and purity. The flower,…

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Serenity Prayer

Serenity Prayer

“And the truth is that everybody is going to hurt you. You just have to find the ones worth suffering for.”  Bob Marley   Suffering is a personal choice. And it is for us to choose if we wish to suffer, or not. Our external environment can sometimes trigger us in ways unexpected. Responding and not reacting lies in our hands. Responding from a place of compassion, while being aware that we are firm and have our boundaries in place. …

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Looking Back on the Days Gone By | Gratitude

Looking Back on the Days Gone By | Gratitude

      “The years go by. The time, it does fly. Every single second is a moment in time that passes. And it seems like nothing – but when you’re looking back … well, it amounts to everything.” ~ Ray Bradbury  

Why Be Kind? | Kindness | Word of the Year

Why Be Kind? | Kindness | Word of the Year

 “I have found that it is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folks that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love”  – J.R.R Tolkien, in his acclaimed book The Hobbit.

Be At Ease : Wordless Wednesday | Wednesday Wisdom

Be At Ease : Wordless Wednesday | Wednesday Wisdom

Be at Ease   Today’s gentle breeze, Is a reminder to be at ease. With life’s follies and demands.

Anticipate

Anticipate

Anticipate   It is full moon tomorrow, September 10, 2022 and the planet mercury just went retrograde starting today, till 2 October, 2022. I wonder what this full moon and mercury retrograde will bring!

Monsoon Skies that Light-Up the City

Monsoon Skies that Light-Up the City

“We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.” –  Anton Chekhov  

Ms. Hall, a Teacher Par Excellence

Ms. Hall, a Teacher Par Excellence

Ms. Hall, my teacher in kindergarten at Jesmond school played a huge role in shaping who I am today. She made learning fun and adventurous. Her memories are etched in my heart.

6 Months of Balanced Flow: Word of the Year 2022

6 Months of Balanced Flow: Word of the Year 2022

“I am rooted, but I flow.” – Virginia Woolf Six Months of “Balanced Flow”

I Forgive and I Flow: Monday Musings | Monday Blogs

I Forgive and I Flow: Monday Musings | Monday Blogs

I Forgive and I Flow   Lokah Samasta Sukhino Bhavantu Om Shanti Shanti Shanti   “May all beings everywhere be happy and free and may the thoughts, words and actions of my own life contribute in some way to that happiness and to that freedom for all.” (translation)   This chant embodies a deep rooted will to forgive my impetuous thoughts, those acerbic words of mine; spilled out in moments of despair, those rash actions taken on an impulse; and…

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