After an early start each day, by early evening, my energy to think and function is dwindled down and mind begins wandering around thoughts of things that I could do after reaching home. The office hours end at 5.00 pm and since the travel is far, I choose to leave with my colleagues who use … Continue reading Cooking…a combination of the therapeutic + meditation + art
After a year long work break, my first day in a new office, commenced today. Having joined as a Senior Finance Manager, my boss, a senior person and professional, seemed very happy to have me as a part of his core team since the idea that I would offload him, besides the value addition aiding … Continue reading My First Day of Guilt!!!
A typical early morning december in Dubai... the streets filled with dense fog...nothing visible beyond a kilometer or maximum two...the city finds itself waking up to the chill and yet remains active...draped in an overcoat, as I walk on the foothpath, across the various signals while heading towards the metro near my house, I look … Continue reading Good Morning Dubai
Many a times I can strongly feel the presence of god around me....I know he's just there...as ever...watching out...guiding...protecting... He looks on as I fail in some of the things that I attempted and miserably wished they succeeded but never did...WHAT IS HE DOING?, I have wondered agitatedly...only to eventually realise that HE was there... … Continue reading My Connection with the Almighty !!! (Part I)
Children often get into the habit of affixing a relation such as Aunty, Uncle etc., behind the name of every adult they encounter...or, in the Indian culture, so do we lead them to do that, in the process of training them to address everyone respectfully.. Yesterday night, when all three of us i.e. hubby, me … Continue reading The Dilemma of Addressing our Mother Goddess Kaali…
I am not truly aware if this prevails in other parts of the world, but there's a way with the traditional Indian community where children, especially girls, are conditioned to be good right since childhood. Same goes for our daughter-in-laws too - now it follows that a girl naturally progresses to be a daughter-in-law in … Continue reading The Conditioning…Being ‘Good / Bad’ vs Being ‘Right / Wrong’
Writing on films or film personalities is something not commonplace with me... though I do like watching Bollywood movies sometimes but more than that I like to follow some personalities on the internet occasionally...should I say because these are people whom I have admired as I grew up watching their films but clueless about their … Continue reading R.I.P. Mr. Shashi Kapoor…