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    Pep Talk To Self!

    Are you going through a challenging phase in life where everything seems blurry, where it feels like there’s no end to this tunnel, where you are searching for your light but fail miserably each time. Do you often find yourself questioning ‘where is this going?’ and ‘when is this phase going to get over?’ Well, you are not alone. A major chunk of my last 3 years consist of similar feelings and one night I wrote this pep talk for myself which I refer to every time I am feeling down. You are a unique soul. You are filled with kindness and love for people around you. You walk towards…

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    15 Best Movie Quotes To Live By

    ’15 Best Movie Quotes To Live By’! Movies not only entertain us but they inspire us too in different aspects of life. I have always found a lot of inspiration from the movies I have watched and in this post I am sharing some of my favourite quotes that I always go back to when I need encouragement and motivation in life. Hope you all like it! 1.“Fear can hold you prisoner, hope can set you free”:- Shawshank Redemption 2.”Don’t ever let someone tell you that you can’t do something, not even me. You got a dream, you gotta protect it. When people can’t do something themselves they’re gonna tell…

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    How To Manage Anxiety!

    ‘How To Manage Anxiety’! It’s no surprise that as we are becoming technologically more advanced we are also losing touch with real happiness. Cheaper network plans have led to more fruitless conversations. Expansion of social media has given platform to all kinds of mindsets. Owing to this we no longer have control over our own mind and most of the times find ourselves anxious and depressed. In this post I a sharing some of the useful tips that I apply in my everyday life to keep myself at peace and anxious free not most of the times but all the time. 1.Acknowledge:- The first thing to do when managing anxiety…

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    Because You’re Worth It !

    “A well established family seeks a WELL CULTURED, FAIR , BEAUTIFUL and TALL bride for their banker son !” Sounds familiar right! How many times have we fallen for the idea of being fair to be considered as the highest benchmark for beauty. I know the feeling because I have struggled all through my childhood being compared to my elder sister and being called as ‘kaali’ or ‘dark skinned’. And by the way who sets these benchmarks ? The ridiculous benchmarks for beauty ! I remember as a child I always wanted to be fair and would struggle a lot to accept myself the way I am. And this phase…

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    How To Keep Yourself Motivated, Always

    ‘How To Keep Yourself Motivated, Always! ‘Change is the beauty of life and nothing remains the same, not the good times nor the bad ones! Knowing this, embracing what we have is all one needs to do in order to really navigate through the purpose of life!Also there is no such thing as ‘ I never get sad’ or ‘I am always high on life’ because we all go through situations that sometimes seem out of control. It’s during these times that we need to dig our heels in and get the best out of the worst times. In this post,I am sharing a few pointers that have helped me…

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    Life Is In Small Events!

    ‘Life Is In Small Events!’ I am writing this after an hour long conversation with a friend who casually justified a lie saying , “It’s a small time lie,it does’nt matter!” and I turned around and said “Life is about small events, big things are very few in number!” On a personal level that”s exactly what I have learnt from my two biggest inspirations i.e my parents. Come to think of it,we spend 12 years in schooling just to experience that 1 day of hearing ‘Yes, your application has been accepted by our university!’ And that hapiness does’nt even last for a more than 10 days when we start to…

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    MY TOP 7 RULES TO ABUNDANCE!

    MY TOP 7 RULES TO ABUNDANCE! Abundance comes when you follow a positive pattern in your everyday life. Here are my 7 rules to abundance and living a joyful life irrespective of the circumstances:- 1.GRATITUDE:-No matter what I always look for things to be grateful for, even in the times when life feels dull and nothing seems to be working out. And I don’t do it expecting anything in return,I do it because it’s a fact that we all have things to be grateful for and more often than not we tend to forget about them.For e.g..Air, food and water are more important than achieving goals but how often do…

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    How I Create My Home Away From Home

    How I Create My Home Away From Home! What do we do when we are compelled to leave our hometown and set up base somewhere unknown. I am sure a lot of people reading this are staying away from their families, pursuing their dreams. As humans, we do seek motivation, social acceptance, friendship or a genuine relationship. But these are the things that happen organically and there are times when one feels lack of support and love. So how do we create a positive and friendly atmosphere for ourselves when we don’t have anyone around to motivate us or say ‘you are doing a great job’.In this article I will…

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    The Magic Of Love!

    It’s 10:25 pm here in Mumbai, way past my bed time, and it’s also a Sunday, the day I miss my family the most. (Back at home Sunday is a shopping day with mum and sis).I have a very sweet and loving family in Delhi.Growing up I would always see mum and dad keeping it all together no matter the circumstances. From financial crisis to personal crisis we have seen it all and one thing that remains common between us is ‘Love’.Love for each other and love for life. If it was not for the love that I have witnessed over the years in my family and which I still…

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    What Travelling And Understanding People Taught Me!

    Why should I invest in people?What is the purpose of learning from people?How does it determine our life in the larger picture?There was a time in my life (right after college)when all I ever wanted to do was get a job that pays me well and travel the world.Fortunately I could do both owing to the previous job I had.I got to travel almost all around the world and got paid for it.During that time I also learnt some of the important lessons of life which not only broadened my horizon but helped me navigate through the purpose of life .Of course I am not old and wise enough to…

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