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Demonetization and 2000 notes in India
Who would have known that I would see this day when I will dream about getting cash. The environment is dramatic with long queues outside ATMs, black money hoarders getting heart attacks, vegetable sellers relying on electronic wallets. While the move been as much as criticized as it has been appreciated, it is different feeling to hold a pink paper bearing 2000 in your hands.
Whenever I think of perspective, there is no better way to enhance it than by books. Books have shaped the way I think, I behave, I action and therefore the way I live.
But, there are certain books which provides unconventional views, widening our line of thought. They stand out as showing a very different angle to our standard beliefs and thus challenge our norms of existence.
Last weekend, I saw Fantastic Beasts and where to find to find them. It connects dots to many of mysteries of Harry Potter series. Finally, we have an answer to the Ariana Dumbledore. In all likeliness, she turned into obscurial just as Credence of Fantastic Beasts. That explains her killing of her mother by mistake in one of her fits.
So, I was re-reading Harry Potter. Yes, again! It has been 15 years since I accidentally picked up the first book of series to escape rebuke from a teacher during library period. Since then, I am enchanted.
Books have always been my constant companion. It is through books that I learnt life’s greatest lessons.
However, there are some books that stood out in terms of their impact. In this post, I bring forward the five books that gave me sensible life lessons (minus the pain of going through the trouble of experiencing it myself).