Power of words

“Communication” is the buzz word these days. Perhaps, it has always been. Imagine, going to a workplace and not being able to sound pleasant. Or coming home and not able to praise your partner.

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Life Skills

It is no secret that we lay emphasis on education, we lay a lot of emphasis on it. But, somehow we skip the set of skills that are needed to live the life – to the fullest.

So, here I am trying to discover what matters the most. Hope my readers enjoy this journey as much as I do.

Books with an upside down view

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.

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Short story 1: Ilaa against Sati

Close to the city of Paithan, in a small village called Sauviragram, which lay along the banks of the great river Godavari, lived a woman named Ilaa. Being cotton farmers, her family was well to do, but not among the richest in their area. It was the harvest season, and cotton had to be picked from the plants. The wholesalers and traders from Paithan would be arriving in just a few weeks, carrying gold and goods for barter. They would exchange what they carried for the cotton that the farmers grew. The bales of cotton had to be ready in time! Work was at its peak!

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