Tag Archives: life-mantras

Random-Musings #1: “The Self Cannot Be Gendered”

“Gender equality, equality between men and women, entails the concept that all human beings, both men and women, are free to develop their personal abilities and make choices without the limitations set by stereotypes, rigid gender roles and prejudices. Gender … Continue reading

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Zen and the art of writing

(Week Aug 4~Aug 10) “I write because i don’t know what i think until i read what i say~ i write to discover what i know” ~ Flannery O’ Connor People sing, people dance, people paint; some get into the … Continue reading

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# Day 365 (Purna: the Full, the Whole, the Complete, the Infinite—)

ॐ पूर्णमदः पूर्णमिदं पूर्णात्पुर्णमुदच्यते पूर्णश्य पूर्णमादाय पूर्णमेवावशिष्यते ॥ (Om Purnamade Purnamidam Purnat Purnamudachyate Purnasya Purnamadaya Purnameva Vashishyate) As i write my final post of the 365-days-a-post-a-day-challenge, the mantra above comes to mind with a certain gratitude and humility. It is … Continue reading

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# Day 364 (A prayer for your “senior-self”!)

My husband has a printed copy of this pinned over his work-desk. For everyone getting on in age, these are great reminders of the pitfalls to avoid and some rules to follow to help keep your sanity and the sanity … Continue reading

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# Day 352 (Nurturing positivity)

Sharing an old post from the web on nurturing the positivity within~ Ten Commandments for a positive attitude… # Heavy rains remind us of challenges in life. Never ask for a lighter rain. Just pray for a better umbrella. # … Continue reading

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# Day 338 (Being alive…)

“There is no editor on the internet so people can put stuff out there that is just absolutely drop dead wrong.” ~ Dr. Phil McGraw (Behind the Headlines) There was a time when people spoke about the “mesmerism of print”–if … Continue reading

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# Day 314 (Run away, run away…)

One of the side-effects of ageing in this era of internet-driven-social-interaction is that every day some friend or group shares their ‘mantras’ or tips on how to “age well”~ stay physically and emotionally healthy and keep your mind sharp! It’s … Continue reading

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