Move away from the men who tell you not to dream; For they are the agents of status quo. All they've done is crib and cry, but never gave it a fair try! Move away from the men who tell you to quit; For they are all but underachivers. All they've done is compromise, telling … Continue reading Move Away – Chase your dream
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Vedant: Many a times I feel I did not behave myself. I do or say something and then I keep asking myself ‘Why did I do that? Why did I even say that?’. I keep pondering over it again and again, telling myself – I should have rather done this or that. Worse, I should have rather … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 7 | Anger
Vedant: Many a times I feel I am not doing things to my potential. I am capable of a lot more but I just don’t put enough effort. This makes me feel mediocre which makes me feel sad. Mr Swamy: So what do you think stops you from doing things to your potential? Vedant: Sometimes … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 6 | Fear of Failure
Vedant: Mr Swamy, I’ve got Kabir with me too. He is one of a kind, weirdly so though. Kabir: Hello Mr Swamy. Mr Swamy: (glanced at Kabir observing his fatigued image as if he had been sleepless for days together) Hello Kabir. Vedant told me you have some troubles. Tell me. Kabir: I don’t feel … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 5 | Nothing Matters
Vedant: Mr Swamy, what is the source of all the misery? Mr. Swamy: Most enlightened people will tell you that desire is the root cause of all the misery. Many people claim expectation to be the fundamental cause. Vedant: Do you agree with them? Mr. Swamy: I don’t really care to agree or disagree. I’ve my own parameters to … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 4 | The Misery
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Vedant: Can one know if he is being a hypocrite? Mr. Swamy: What makes you ask this? Vedant: Many actions and emotions of mine make me feel I am one! Mr. Swamy: Well, everybody is a hypocrite. As … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 3 | The Hypocrite
We often preach LOVE, yet practice HATE in a plethora of things we do everyday.
The master tells the student the story of Two Wolves.
Student: I’m confused. Master: Enlighten me with your confusion. Student: Things I was once sure about, don’t seem to be so now. Every time I feel I’ve perfected myself in any aspect, something makes me feel fallible. The ideas I once pioneered get debunked by future experiences. The people I thought I would die for, … Continue reading Master and Student Chronicles | Conversation 1 | The Confusion
A man is known by the company he keeps. But what do we know of a man who likes to be by himself? It was a busy lunch hour at the office cafeteria. The space was sparse and people had been grappling to find a spot to enjoy their meal. The whole of the ambiance … Continue reading Be Alone. Just don’t be lonely.
Today again, Rajeev goes to the office cafeteria by himself. He orders some biryani and sips on a cup of black tea while the biryani gets prepared. The cafeteria has a self-service and Rajeev eagerly awaits the ‘biryani’ shout from the food vendor while he randomly browses through his phone. After an impatient wait of … Continue reading Two spoons
Finally !! I found the stage to portray myself I am one of my own kind; never seen, never heard Oh yes ! I am going to surprise the spectators with things they haven't seen in years and that's gonna quench their thirst, My time is here, Oh these butterflies making me high but my … Continue reading Unedited one
So it's dawn again;Aah ! Alas another day to rejuvenuate myself With things I have been craving for. Yes, it's dawn; things will surely be getting brighter as the sun reaches its zenith Just like any other day, this is also the one I have been longing for Today is my day, I am gay … Continue reading Untold sufferings
In his late teens and his looks so tense, He seemed fed up with everybody's pretence. Looked like a boy with dreams on his mind, But his mind itself to him, didn't seem so kind. Intelligence he had a little, but he seeked wisdom, Mediocrity was a sin, a recipe to boredom, The … Continue reading Meeting someone special