Month: November 2015

Obstacles or Opportunities?

By Aruna / November 29, 2015 / 8 Comments

An obstacle is anything that obstructs my path on the way to getting to my destination. Yet, on the other hand, we have all experienced at times that an obstacle, rather than stopping us in our path, can very often take us to places beyond our expectations.

Whether it is physical blocks and boulders that get in our way, or whether it’s mental and emotional barriers, no one likes obstacles. When they appear, they create disappointment and disillusionment, which saps our energy.

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Lost?

By Aruna / November 22, 2015 / 9 Comments

Lost?   Losing something can be very upsetting; whether it’s losing a precious member of your family, who can never be replaced, or losing keys or wallets that can be.  Imagine all the times you have lost something, and what a frenzy it can cause us.  In fact, as soon as we lose something, we […]

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To Doubt or Not to Doubt?

By Aruna / November 17, 2015 / 12 Comments

What would happen if we decided to trust ourselves instead of doubting? If I trust in my abilities I will achieve far more than I will if I doubt them. If I decide to have faith in others rather than distrusting them then they are much more likely to rise to the occasion, and may even exceed my expectations.

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重复,重复,重复… (Repetition, Repetition, Repetition in Chinese)

By Aruna / November 10, 2015 / 0 Comments

重复,重复,重复… 重复的力量是众所周知的。想一下政治家,他们用语言手段使我们相信他们所说的。但多久之后开始觉得它空洞和造作呢?

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Repetition, Repetition, Repetition…

By Aruna / November 9, 2015 / 11 Comments

Repetition, Repetition, Repetition… The power of repetition is well known. Just think of politicians and how they use this linguistic device in an attempt to convince us that they mean what they say. But how soon does it begin to sound hollow and contrived? Audio – Repetition, Repetition, Repetition… (Music by Deuter – Empty Shore) […]

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क्या आप प्रोजैक्टर हैं? (Are You a Projector in Hindi)

By Aruna / November 7, 2015 / 0 Comments

A projector machine takes something small and enlarges it massively. So too, like the projector we may take a character trait of another person, which may be small and insignificant, and blow it out of all proportion. We react in this way with blame, dislike or disgust.

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अतुल्य भारत आज भी अतुल्य है (Incredible India is still Incredible in Hindi)

By Aruna / November 7, 2015 / 0 Comments

अतुल्य भारत आज भी अतुल्य है जैसे ही मैने धूल से लदी हुई और मैली रेल की खिड़की से बाहर देखा तो मुझे बहुत ताज्जुब हुआ कि कभी भव्य और आलिशान रहा साम्राज्य आज कितना गिर गया है । मैं आबू रोड से दिल्ली जा रही थी । दिल्ली, जो कभी परिस्तान कहलाती थी, आज […]

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थोड़ा-थोड़ा करके (Little by Little in Hindi)

By Aruna / November 7, 2015 / 0 Comments

थोड़ा-थोड़ा करके बहुत से लोग मुझसे पूछते हैं कि इतना व्यस्त जीवन होते हुए भी मैंने चार किताबें कैसे लिख दी । अगर सच बताऊँ तो, मैं भी इस सवाल का जवाब नहीं दे सकती । परन्तु मेरा अन्दाज़ा है कि इसका ताल्लुक नियमित रूप से प्रत्येक सप्ताह परिश्रमपूर्वक लिखने से है, और फिर एक […]

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