I was reminded this Friday during a Spiritual Discussion about Malcolm Gladwell’s 10,000 hour rule in his book Outliers. Gladwell guides that it takes 10,000 hours of intensive practice to achieve mastery of complex skills and materials. Let’s take a look at what this looks for the casual spiritual aspirant and then for the seriousContinue reading “Spiritual Practice – How much is enough?”
2020 has had it’s fair share of challenges and gifts too. Nobody could guess that a pandemic like Covid-19 would bring the world to its knees and it seems that most of the world hasn’t been able to stand up again. My mum from the UK was able to visit us in the US andContinue reading “Thank You and Goodbye 2020”
It’s been some time since I have written a blog and I must say I have completely been missing it. I have loved sharing my thoughts with you freely and frankly. I have a couple of guest blogs that will be coming soon. They are amazing reads and if you haven’t read Niharika’s amazing guestContinue reading “Blessed with a Legacy”
Having mentors is incredibly important and having had my fair share of mentors, I feel my whole life has been incredibly enriched by them. It is not always about the lesson that you have learned but more about how you grow and evolve as a person from the lesson. If you have evolved then youContinue reading “Mentors”
It is one of those days where I get an extra hour of sleep as that is my body’s idea of a lie-in. I enjoy that extra one hour and I contemplate on what I am thankful for and what I plan for the day. Planning for the day is a structure that I likeContinue reading “Sipping on some coffee”
I was listening to Humble the Poet earlier today and he spoke about how important gratitude is. So I was thinking that today, I wanted to share 5 things I am grateful for.
Every morning is made more beautiful when we are grateful to be alive and well. Sometimes we tend to overlook the fact that we have woken up from deep sleep – which is similar to death. For the world you aren’t there to experience it and you are not awake to experience the world.
My life would be empty without poetry. It adds a certain dimension to my existence on a daily basis. Poetry isn’t always about the words but about the journey it takes you on. It is a journey that speaks of wordless wisdom, a speechless spectacle and a continuing wonder of the world around me. ThereContinue reading “Why do I love poetry?”