Walking Around Kathmandu

I was on a market street somewhere between Thamel and Basantpur, walking towards the Durbar Square in Basantpur, which I was told by the people who gave me directions was at a walking distance, though I was finding the rightness of the expression “walking distance” very questionable with every kilometre I walked. Much as I… Continue reading Walking Around Kathmandu

Don’t Quit Smoking. Let smoking Quit YOU.

Today, I want to share a very personal but profound thing, which all smokers might find useful. Till 2 yrs and 9 months ago, I was a smoker. I started smoking in 2007 and continued to do so till 2010. It started as a "casual curiosity" and then when I hit a major depression in… Continue reading Don’t Quit Smoking. Let smoking Quit YOU.

Don’t Give a Greencard to your Problems

When people feel tired, bored, fed up, it is not because of the work or the people. It is because of the activity in their own minds. There is big chasm between what they show to people outside and how they feel inside. That is the reason why everyone looks "great" on the outside, but everyone has "problems": "All… Continue reading Don’t Give a Greencard to your Problems

Why do we need a Guru?

"Why do we need a Guru?"  That is almost the same as asking "Why do we need teachers/education?" Because no one has ever paid attention to teaching us about life and our own mind, we need a Guru. Just like we need someone to teach us History, Geography, Science, Maths etc, we need someone to… Continue reading Why do we need a Guru?