The importance of Restraint

The Vishnu Puran tells the story of how Renuka, wife of sage Jamadagni is sexually attracted to the Handsome King Kartaviryarjuna. However Kartaviryarjuna is fascinated by the magical cow Nandini that belongs to Jamadagni. Rules state that both the wife and cow belong to the sage and everyone should respect the laws of marriage and Read More …

Two ways to achieve Minimalism

“Simplicity involves unburdening your life, and living more lightly with fewer  distractions that interfere with a high quality life, as defined uniquely by each individual.” – Linda Breen Pierce (1947) I remember this very vividly, that one fine day in the summer of 2012, I opened my wardrobe. It was a total mess and I Read More …

How to Find Your Life Purpose

Let’s say you’re feeling unmotivated, unsure of yourself, aimless, can’t find your passion, directionless, not clear on what your purpose in life is. You’re in good company — most people are in the same boat. Now, there about a million things online telling you how to find your passion in life, and that’s a good Read More …

Uses of a Typewriter

MANUAL TYPEWRITERS may be considered as vintage in a touch-screen world, but they are experiencing a renaissance of sorts, and not only among writers arched over their desks like commas. While the comeback has been spurred in part by a vibrant online community (whose blogs and websites are collectively known as the “typosphere”), people of all Read More …