Digital India Fail

So many stories to tell. I hardly find time these days to put them on paper or the computer. Recently a few things have been bugging me a lot and I feel helpless that I can not do anything about the current situation, especially in my state Assam.  Earlier this month (December), I attended a course on meditation and Ayurveda...

The Broom Seller

It was Dhanteras. I went to the market for some customary metal purchase on the occasion of Dhanteras. On my way back, I stopped at the robust Beltola Bazaar to buy vegetables. … I noticed someone shouting on the other side of the vegetable stall.

Rediscovering Writing

I no longer fight against my wishes. I just do as per my calling. I realized that if I just do the things that make me happy every moment, that itself would be enough to make my entire life happy.

The Freedom of Locklessness

It’s been quite sometime since I posted here. It is not that I haven’t been writing. However, I have not been getting time enough to post them. But recently when I came across a google result where my blog has been shown as one of the best blogs on travel, I decided to post here more consistently from hereon.  I...

International Women’s Day Thoughts

Days like the International Women’s Day (IWD), Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, attract some kind of criticism every year. Nevertheless, the Days continue to get observed. I have noticed that the general concept of IWD is that, people must focus on something serious like women empowerment, conference on women entrepreneurship and so on. Is it necessary? We can discuss such things...

Home

Home – There is more to this word than meets the eye. The general concept of home is the house you grew up in. Then you move to another place for studies or for work. The place you reside there becomes your new home. For me, the word home means more than just a place of residence. It is a...

My Father My Pride

I know it’s always the parents who feel proud of their children’s achievements. But I must be the luckiest to feel super proud of my parents. The reasons are endless. Here is a funny example. Tring tring… I call my father and he picks up after a few rounds of rings. Father: Hello! Ki? (What’s up?) Me: Good morning! Ki...

Fountain of Wealth Singapore

Have you seen Trevi Fountain in Rome? Tourists and local visitors throw coins there to make a wish. However, throwing coins has been barred by the authorities. People throw coins at fountains to make a wish and it’s a common occurrence everywhere in the world. But I am sharing something different here. This is our very own Fountain of Wealth...

My Religion

Did it ever happen to you that an event really annoyed you and you looked up and asked, “Why me?” Even while asking that, deep inside there is a whisper that tells you the correct answer to that “why”. Yes, it happened to me before. It often does. But those are the moments when I know for sure that God...