Pray For A Wishbone #ThreeBones

This week, the Indispire prompt asks, what do you need to be successful in life? This is an important question. Success is defined by different parameters by different people. It is important to know if we want material success or grow as a human being. When I was growing up in West Bengal, being a... Continue Reading →

Teaching is an Exalted Profession #Teachers

This week's Indispire prompt raises question about credentials of a teaher. Should a teacher hanker after money? In my mind, in Indian tradition a teacher is considered next to god. Given the exalted position of the profession in the society, only those interested in pursuit of truth and knowledge should join the profession. This is... Continue Reading →

Reading Broadens Horizon #ReadBooks

At the present time I have no plans to read any book in the coming weeks. If you insist, I would like to re-read the following books: Les Miserables by Victor Hugo The Razors Edge by Somerset Maughm The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand Pather Panchali by Bibhuti Bhusan Bandopadhyay Satyakam by Narayan Sanyal Gora by... Continue Reading →

Trust but Verify #WOW

This week’s WOW prompt asks what is faith? In my mind, faith is an incontrovertible belief on a person or an event. A believer is ready to go to any length to prove that his belief system is correct. In Hinduisim, Bhakti Yoga is a prominent path to god realisation, along with Jnana Yoga, Karma... Continue Reading →

Life’s Questions Change with Time #WOW

This week’s WOW prompt asks what is ‘The Most Important Question In Life Is…‘.  I have understod in my life the most important question in life changes with changing stages of life. In school days, most important question could be getting best grades and getting into the chosen college. In college the question will be... Continue Reading →

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