Getting comfortable with not knowing everything

Today morning I went to our staff canteen for breakfast and I joined a table where my colleagues were engaged in what appeared to be a very heated discussion on some topic. Since I had joined midway I asked what they were talking about and one of them duly updated me on what was beingContinue reading “Getting comfortable with not knowing everything”

Are You a Frequency Holder for Our Planet?

Please know that there are many time when you are more of a contribution to yourself, to others, and to the planet by ‘being’ something rather than ‘doing’ something. I read this idea for the first time in Eckhart Tolle’s book, ‘A New Earth’ many years ago. Tolle has a section where he talks aboutContinue reading “Are You a Frequency Holder for Our Planet?”

What to do with Desires? – Overcome, Suppress? Stoke? Or Perhaps just Align?

(ps: there is a free guided meditation at the end of this post that I created just for this topic) I don’t know about you, but I have had desires as long as I can remember. As a child I desired my parents attention and approval, I desired ice lollies and dosas, I desired prettyContinue reading “What to do with Desires? – Overcome, Suppress? Stoke? Or Perhaps just Align?”

Work, Time, and Money – An Inescapable Triangle?

Sitting down to write on this topic feels a bit daunting – it is like trying to compress a lifetime’s inquiry into one piece of writing, and yet I am going to do it today. Inquiring into the nature of time itself – why should I make the notion of a ‘lifetime’ more significant thanContinue reading “Work, Time, and Money – An Inescapable Triangle?”

Do You Fantasize Trekking in the Himalayas? It Can Be Easier Than You Think!

A Guide to Tea House Trekking in Nepal – Annapurna Base Camp  I did my first Himalayan trek when I was thirteen years old. I was smitten by the mountains, the streams, the clear starry nights, the coniferous forests, the snow clad peaks, the mountain dogs, and the sheer bliss of doing nothing except walkContinue reading “Do You Fantasize Trekking in the Himalayas? It Can Be Easier Than You Think!”

You Don’t Have to Like Everything I Be, Do, or Say, and that is OKAY!

Yesterday, my son and I were having a discussion on the amount of time that he was spending with his ipad (it is summer vacation after all), and I gave in to his point of view – as often happens with us. However, I was feeling very uncomfortable with ‘our’ decision and so I decidedContinue reading “You Don’t Have to Like Everything I Be, Do, or Say, and that is OKAY!”