Meaning and Importance of The Sacral Chakra-Swadhishthana-Part-1

1. Mantra: ‘Vam’2. Location: Between the navel and genitalia.3. Color: Orange4. Position: Parallel to the Earth/ Perpendicular to the Spine5. Rotation: Clockwise6. Corresponding Planetary energy: Jupiter7. Corresponding Number: 38. Corresponding Mudra: Dhyana Mudra Now from root chakra we come to Sacral chakra. The place from where our ego, our identity starts to grow. We want to express ourselves. We want to create… Read More

Make peace with your childhood, discover the real YOU!

How many of us are actually where we wanted to be as children? Sure, we’re all in the journey to self realization but even this realization that it is a never ending journey wasn’t all that pleasant to begin with. Was it? As kids, we thought you grow up, you do this you do that… Read More

Meaning and Importance of The Root Chakra-Muladhara-Part 1

1. Mantra: ‘Lam’2. Location: Base of the spine.3. Colour: Red4. Position: Perpendicular to the Earth/ Parallel to the Spine5. Rotation: Clockwise6. Corresponding Planetary energy: Saturn7. Corresponding Number: 88. Corresponding Mudra: Prana Mudra/ All Grounding Mudras (More points in the second part) It is said that the tree is strong, healthy, tall, it is all because… Read More

Empower your mind….set it free!

How often have you heard about the concept of focusing your mind on a single thing in order for you to be able to tame it? Great philosophers and ascetics have long advocated the need for us to be able to enslave our senses with the help of our mind.‘Control your thoughts and control your… Read More

Hummingbird

You could catch her within the palms of your hands; If you’re fast enough, maybe.. But why would you? She’s a hummingbird. You could trap her within a garden of the most colourful flowers ever; And watch her levitate busily from one to the next, always within sight.. But why would you? She’s a hummingbird!… Read More

Gambling

I am tired. Of wanting things Having things Then not having them. Missing people Only to meet them And realise They’re not the same Anymore. Going places Only to reach there And realise you must Head back Just as soon. I am tired of changing And not being able to change Things that matter And… Read More

Your need for approval

They don’t like me. They do. Try and be nice. I did They don’t. Maybe you’re not Being nice enough. Ok now I am I am now I am Still am I am still Ok now I can’t. Why don’t they like me? Because you didn’t try? Are you deaf? I tried Then I tried… Read More

Stop cribbing! You have everything you NEED.

  If you’ve spent the better part part of your life so far thinking about all that you could have had and all that you should’ve got… Then you probably haven’t been looking hard enough at all the things you never thought you’d have but do and all that you should have had but don’t. Here’s… Read More

How to change what you want to but can’t

Change.. What does it take to bring about one? How potent can one of them be when they come about? We’ve read a lot about what an extremely potent force change is. How even if things and people cease to change, it’s a change in itself. We have felt time and again that there are… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 7/7

“Rings and jewels are not gifts, but apologies for gifts. The only gift is a portion of thyself. Thou must bleed for me. Therefore the poet brings his poem; the shepherd, his lamb; the farmer, corn; the miner, a stone; the painter, his picture; the girl, a handkerchief of her own sewing.” The opening quote… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 6/7

Obstacles aren’t in your path. Obstacles are the path. Think of the richest man you know. I mean really know as in you’ve had dinner with them at some point of time. Now, very honestly pick out a personal crisis you had during the course of your day. Ok? Now, how would that person react… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 5/7

The easiest way to be creative is to be original. The biggest thing getting in the way of you thinking and acting creatively is your view about others’ opinions of yourself. Conforming your creativity to be ‘accepted’ is like creating poison for the soul. Think about Pablo Picasso for a second. Here’s his brand of… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 4/7

“Logic can take you form point A to point B. Imagination can take you everywhere.” ~Albert Einstein Ever seen a pro make a split second decision about something and which goes on to change the course of history? Well, I’m a fan of cricket and there’s no better place than sports to find great men… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 3/7

People don’t buy for the value you create. They buy for the value they ‘perceive‘. Marketing is defined by the American Marketing Association as “the activity, set of institutions, and processes for creating, communicating, delivering, and exchanging offerings that have value for customers, clients, partners, and society at large”. In short, marketing is the art of creating… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 2/7

The value you value is the value you create. Entrepreneurship is about creating value. Period. Any product, service or idea you’re selling to the world means nothing unless it creates value for them. Mind you, the biggest problem you’re going to face is convincing these guys that the value you’re creating for them is valuable… Read More

Entrepreneur Motivation Day 1/7

Are you ready to be an entrepreneur? The most important thing about entrepreneurship is to realise it isn’t for everyone. Why? Well, I don’t mean to discourage you but being an ‘Entrepreneur’ is a lifestyle not a job, title or frankly even a decision. After a point it sort of becomes like an addiction that… Read More

How to plan your life when you’re too young to know better?

This article is about 3500 words in length. While writing, I felt this topic demanded a  far more precise approach than the ones I’ve written before. I request your full attention for the 24.5 minute read ahead.   A freshly graduated college pupil’s first ‘regular job’ is the most important landmark in his adult life.… Read More

The expert at anything was once a beginner

No matter how far you go in life and what you become, there will always be things that are new to you. Things that you are new to. Things that you don’t understand yet but shall know too well in times to come. That’s the beauty of life, you never know around which corner, behind… Read More

The ‘Grounding’ Mudra – Meditation

I came across the mudra you see me making here, for the first time, in the Sivananda Ashram in Kerala. So, What is a mudra? A Mudra is literally speaking, a ‘pose’. Mudras direct the flow of energy through body chakras as long as you hold them. In yoga and meditation, mudras and chakras are… Read More

Wild And Free

“Should my breath

The cold winds freeze,

Too weary and numb

Should my heart cease..”

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