“The result is as per expectations, but to attain and maintain peace, I think renouncing the world is the only way,” his uncle quoted Shah as saying. A 99.9 percentile in Class 12 is a ticket to top-flight colleges and a lucrative career. For 17-year-old Varshil Shah, who comes from a middle-class family, it is … Continue reading After-math, After-commerce, After-arts…
BE BESTIAL but BUTT OUT PROBLEM: The Homo sapiens species living in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Yemen, Somalia, Pakistan and many other so called third world nations are at the verge of extinction from map of the world. SITUATION: This species has a self-destructive suicidal tendency. They possess a strange organ called BRAINS which make … Continue reading BE BESTIAL but BUTT OUT
Scene 1: A teen girl throwing all kinds of tantrums to get her favorite shade of lipstick, ignoring the fact that she had recently purchased a couple of them last week. Her mother tries to deny the request but soon give up to the obstinate and resilient blackmailing that the girl would stop eating and … Continue reading Privation: the bitter pill
In those times of serfdom one master used to own many serfs. One such slave was Luqman. Though merely a slave yet Luqman was rather an adroit and wise one. Soon his popularity extended far-flung. When his master came to know about it, he decided to call Luqman into question and expressed his wish to … Continue reading Aphoristically, Words are reflection of our personality.
"Our morality is like wine, the older the better flavour." It is believed in east that there are three fields which are very important for complete development of a person, namely- Physical, Mental and Spiritual. We have achieved a lot of success in the field of physical and mental development but we are gradually forgetting … Continue reading Sine qua non of Moral Values for Morale
Once, a company organised a party for its clients. They were asked to go into a room filled with balloons and write their names on the balloons. Everyone came back into the hall after writing their respective names on the balloons. Later, the manager asked them to find the balloon with their name on it. … Continue reading Is happiness ineffable?
Hey bro! How much did you read…? I didn’t even understand where to start from…you must have read all, right…? No dear, if I was so laborious would I have been here… But I’m sure to pass, nothing else needed. This is how we converse before exams, isn’t it…? Actually, it gives a great excitement … Continue reading STUDY- TO BE ABLE
That unbridled weeping for several hours to get those favourite cookies or gaining that small samosa (Indian Patties) as a gift for behaving properly, seems to give more happiness than having the privilege of tasting those exquisite delicacies in five-star hotels, today. It were those days when we used to enjoy sailing the self-made paper … Continue reading The joy of crying
In this fast paced world, with a lot of things there to be dealt with every now and then, have we really lost that essence of generous life? Is it really alarming or am I just overreacting? Well, that brings one of those fine lines written by William Henry Davies, in my mind- What is … Continue reading Goodness gracious! Good is new BAD
I have been hearing this constantly repeating song of a Bollywood movie- NH10, on the music channels since few days and I really appreciate the wonderful and thoughtful creative lyrics:- काँच की नींद आयी Had a glassy nap पत्थर के … Continue reading My eye! That’s glass