Teenagers and Their Doldrums

By Snehashree

Snehashree Guest blogger Our life moves through several stages, and in each stage, there come tests and lessons. Someone recently shared their child’s teenage with me, and I could not stop myself from remembering my teenage years. The first memorable lesson as a teenager Mostly, nervous and shy, I lacked confidence as a teenager. Unlike…

How Weak is the Weaker Sex?

By Saumya Bharti

Soumya Bharti Guest Blogger  Understanding the core strengths of a woman Let us do a small perception test. Think of a woman who is beautiful, feminine, kind and graceful… Now think of a woman who is strong, powerful, assertive and confident. What are the chances that you thought of the same woman in both the …

Learners for Life

By Soumya Bharathi

“The capacity to learn is a gift; the ability to learn is a skill; the willingness to learn is a choice.”–Brain Herbert At 87, my grandfather is blessed with all the above and also an insatiable appetite for learning. The pandemic might have slowed everyone down but not him, as he juggles between his various…

Should you hunt for wellbeing and happiness?

By Snehashree

Snehashree Guest blogger On the same trip, my next stop was Leh. I had to stay a week, visit my grandmother and then move upwards to meet my grandfather in the monastery. My grandmother broke her hip, and Mackeri took care of her in exchange for a few bucks. When I went to my grandmother’s…