CAUSE AND EFFECT You can give a man who has never given you a good word, Volumes of knowledge. And you can give a man who has never given you a gift, A thousand gifts. You can give that same man who has never given you a blessing, A thousand blessings. And you can offer … Continue reading “Cause and effect was written by the stars of the universe” – Suzy Kassem
PRACTICE RIGHT SPEECH Every single time we open our mouths, we are making a choice: to help or to harm. Jesus explained that our words are of ultimate import when he said, "By thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned (judged)." That's because our words come from our … Continue reading Do not create ugly forms with your words
*Practical Advice from 2013 Diary of Indian Bank*: An achievement is a bondage. It obliges one to a higher achievement. An active mind cannot exist in an inactive body. An open ear is the only believable sign of an open heart. As is our Confidence, so is our Capacity. Attitudes are more important than facts. … Continue reading Wise words from a Diary
A Monk of the Ramakrishna Mission was being interviewed by a journalist from NY. The journalist started interviewing the Monk as planned earlier. Journalist - "Sir, in your last lecture, you told us about Jogajog (contact) & Sanjog (connection). It's really confusing. Can you explain ? " The Monk smiled and apparently deviating from the … Continue reading Jagajog and Sanjog ?
Can we do anything about karma ? There are no easy answers to problems in life and there is no single book to teach a golden lesson. The fundamental principle behind all our enjoyments and sufferings is that all our thoughts, words and deeds are expression of energies – either positive or negative. God is … Continue reading Can we do anything with Karma and modify our fate ?
Grace Before Reading A Book Eternal Father, as we open the pages of this book we have chosen to read, we would express our gratitude for all the noble thoughts which the mind of man has given to the world. We are grateful for the opportunity afforded us by good books to become companions of … Continue reading Grace Before Reading A Book
Idiosyncrasies at the Office Environment This post is my rejoinder to my post carrying a message I received in Whatsapp from a friends group on Abilene Paradox. https://nytanaya.wordpress.com/2018/07/13/what-is-the-abilene-paradox/ My response sent to my friend in Whatsapp group follows: “Very true. But in India, in the busy corporates, none has any time to think and effect behavioral … Continue reading Idiosyncrasies at the Office Environment
What is The Abilene Paradox ? Context : Corporate World. On a birthday, a family decided to go out for dinner. Husband asked wife, where to go? Thinking that he likes Gujarati food, she said: “Let’s go to Agashiye – The Terrace Restaurant!” His son and daughter nodded in agreement. On their return, the son … Continue reading What is The Abilene Paradox ?
I liked this msg .. Felt like sharing_* 😊 _Are we earning to pay builders and interior designers, caterers and decorators?_ _Whom do we want to impress with our highly inflated house properties & fat weddings?_ _Do you remember for more than two days what you ate at someone's marriage?_ _Why are we working like … Continue reading I need vs. I want