Category Archives: Musings

The good and the bad…

I have almost always been of the view that it is very difficult to decide what is absolute good or what is absolute bad. In my view, it is we who decide what is good and what is bad; we … Continue reading

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Spiritual growth..

How many times have you heard the phrase “spiritual growth” and wondered about it? Don’t you get confused every time you try to read and learn about it? The problem is that there are many concepts about which we have … Continue reading

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Breaking free…

Life can be so beautiful, so fulfilling and so enriching that no one would need any heaven after death. It can be in the here and now. No wonder, freedom is cherished so much. Each of us is trussed with … Continue reading

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Dealing with pain…

You were holding on to something you knew was very tenuous. Your hold kept on getting weaker every day, but you had the faintest glimmers of hope that it would survive somehow. And you found it extremely difficult, nay, impossible, … Continue reading

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Be Happy….

Be happy, no matter what it takes. Life is too short and uncertain, and you don’t need anyone’s discourse to know it. Live your life on your own terms no matter what the consequences; they mean very little as long … Continue reading

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Painful

Living with a limb which hurts too bad is quite painful. But cutting it off with your own hands is no less painful. The real dilemmas in life are those which present you with a Hobson’s choice. No matter what … Continue reading

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Truth…

People will tell you that truth is the greatest virtue, and they value this virtue the most. They lie unknowingly. It needs a great courage to accept truth whatever it might be. Conflicts that rage within are not easy to … Continue reading

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Helplessness…

Have you ever faced a situation where you know pretty well that you are being stupid, that you are making a fool of yourself, and yet can’t stop yourself from doing that? Everyone feels helpless at some time or the … Continue reading

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The speed of time..

Does time flow at a constant speed as indicated by the clocks? Or is the speed totally psychological? This is not the first time I am asking this question to myself. This week I have wondered about it too often. … Continue reading

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Silence….

A friend recently wrote to me the following: I feel in certain situations, silence is a very powerful medium of communication. Here are my thoughts: Silence is one of the most profound experiences one can have. Silence as a means … Continue reading

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