Month: August 2016

SERENDIPITY
Kaisar Patel

SERENDIPITY

This is a guest contribution by Kaisar Patel The King was fat and stout Needless to say his stomach always popped out He loved to play the game of dice And did I mention that he had a beautiful wife   He also had three lovely daughters And his life was full of fun and …

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Share good news you may live longer
Surekha Garde

Share good news you may live longer

Every day we are flooded with fear based messages. The stories can run from smallest possible (bad) news to the ever-present and growing contagion of terrorist activities. Stress from the constant assault on our psyche that we are in imminent danger is growing exponentially primarily because we don’t take the time to reflect on the …

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No INSTANT cash reward or kind for Olympic Medallists please.
Surekha Garde

No INSTANT cash reward or kind for Olympic Medallists please.

Olympic athletes from different countries compete for their home nation’s glory, honour and pride, so it’s just right that they get rewarded for their hard work, especially if they get the Olympic medal. Cash incentives vary from country to country, with some offering very good cash bonuses while others opt to not give anything to their champions. …

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कथा सॅमसंगची (Samsung) एक वाण्याचे दुकान ते एक बलाढ्य कंपनी.
Shriram Garde

कथा सॅमसंगची (Samsung) एक वाण्याचे दुकान ते एक बलाढ्य कंपनी.

1938 साली ली बियांग चल नावाच्या माणसाने दक्षिण कोरियामध्ये ‘सॅमसंग’ या नावाने किराणा मालाचे दुकान सुरू केले. 1940 साली किराणा दुकानांमध्ये सुरु झालेल्या प्रचंड स्पर्धेमूळे त्याने किराणा मालाचे दुकान बंद करून नूडल्स बनवण्याच्या व विक्रीच्या व्यवसायाला सुरवात केली. 1950 साली सॅमसंगने नूडल्सचे उत्पादन बंद करून साखरेचे उत्पादन करायला सुरवात केली. 1954 साली सॅमसंगने साखरेचे उत्पादन …

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Jeff
Kaisar Patel

Jeff

This is a guest contribution by Kaisar Patel I first taught Jeff in class two I remember he was naughty that time too He could never sit straight in my class He would fidget with his pen, ruler or his compass As soon as I would start my narration He would raise his hand and …

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Two Minutes of Your Life
Surekha Garde

Two Minutes of Your Life

Two minutes here and there rarely matter very much over the course of a day, a week, a lifetime. But there are two minutes you could spend, right now, that would have a huge impact on your life. I’ll save you the suspense: it’s two-minute meditation. And it’s extremely simple: take two minutes out of …

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We All will be OK
Surekha Garde

We All will be OK

You’re walking down the street, and you’re worried about being late for meeting someone. You’re anxious about what they might think of you. You pass some people and worry a bit about what they think of you, without realizing you’re doing it. You’re worried about some things at work, and all the things you have …

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10 tips to Cherish life after 60.
Surekha Garde

10 tips to Cherish life after 60.

Life can begin at 60; it is all in your hands! Many people feel unhappy, health-wise and security-wise, after 60 years of age, owing to the diminishing importance given to them and their opinions. But, it need not be so, if we understand the basic principles of life and follow them scrupulously. Here are ten …

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Quit Smoking with these 10 Tips
Shriram Garde

Quit Smoking with these 10 Tips

I recently celebrated my 7th anniversary of quitting smoking. Well, of finally quitting … like most smokers, I had tried to quit many times and failed. But this quit stuck, and I’d like to share the top 10 things that made this quit successful when the others failed. Total Commitment – In the quits that …

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