Articles By: shonar shonar

Defying Gravity

Defying Gravity

We find the play of gravity as a constant in every dimension of our life. Most of us take it […]

In the Moment

In the Moment

Moment by moment. Years upon years. Life after life. The cycle repeats itself ad infinitum. Some things change, some don’t. […]

New Beginnings

New Beginnings

It’s exhausting sometimes to try and keep up with life and the demands it makes of us. Just when we […]

Breathing it in…

Breathing it in…

When you think of wisdom and those who are wise, is there a stereotype – wise old man (or woman) […]

A Single Vibration

A Single Vibration

Everything has a vibration. We have all been told that or have read that. And most of us would have […]

Understanding Love

Understanding Love

Love is so misunderstood. Be it with friends or family or companions, it still remains fraught with ambiguity and tension. […]

Less Equals More

Less Equals More

It actually takes the smallest part of a second to have ones sense of equanimity ruffled if it isn’t integrated […]

The Art of Appreciation

The Art of Appreciation

The other day someone mentioned that she was writing sample articles. As an answer to why, she said it was […]

Playing Ball

Playing Ball

Ever wondered what a ball feels like? When someone throws it nice and high, it must soar with some sense […]

The Bubble Effect

The Bubble Effect

If you look around you, you’ll probably notice that you’re surrounded by bubbles. All the time. They come in all […]

Harmony

Harmony

Harmony. Even the word itself sounds like what it means. But how little we understand it, and how long it […]

Pride without Prejudice

Pride without Prejudice

The Commonwealth Games came and went. Such a hue and cry took place before the Games and surely there will […]

The Moment of Realisation

The Moment of Realisation

This is it… this is the body we have and we offer it to You Lord to do Your bidding. […]

Saying Thank You

Saying Thank You

The other day a doctor was heard commenting on how those who benefited by him had the tendency to first […]

Free Forever

Free Forever

Freedom is a strange notion. Everyone wants it. In every form possible. Freedom of choice. Freedom of speech. Freedom of […]

The Taj Crisis

The Taj Crisis

There’s always something going on in this country… good, bad, ugly. In that respect one is always assured a subject […]

Growing Up

Growing Up

It can be said without exaggeration that many (if not most) of us at some point or the other have […]

One Spoon of Sweetness Please

One Spoon of Sweetness Please

Has it ever happened that you take a sip of tea or coffee and immediately grimace because it tastes bitter? […]

Between Horizons

Between Horizons

The walk to God’s house is the most interesting one we could possibly take. For one thing, it is impossible […]

A Moment of Gratitude

A Moment of Gratitude

There is a right time for everything. How often have we heard that? But despite it being reiterated time and […]

Piecing the Puzzle

Piecing the Puzzle

In an article in the Deccan Chronicle (6th January, 2010), the author M.S. Swaminathan expressed his view that “only science […]

The Lone Traveller

The Lone Traveller

For those on the path, aren’t there numerous occasions in our lives when we find ourselves attacked by inexplicably painful […]

Hope for Flowers

Hope for Flowers

Book: Hope for Flowers; Author: Trina Paulus I have often felt that children’s stories or rather stories for children are […]

The Most Important Prayer

The Most Important Prayer

As the New Year begins, one wonders what all one can ask for from the Divine. Please God, let it […]

The First Step

The First Step

Not a single day this year has gone by without the newspapers reporting on rapes, murders, robberies, scams, political turmoils. […]

True Commitment

True Commitment

Can a sense of commitment to others be harmful to oneself? It is possible that some of us have experienced […]

Hanging with the Uncool

Hanging with the Uncool

Some say God is not cool enough for the world as it exists today. He doesn’t know how to ‘hang’. […]

Project Warm!

Project Warm!

We run, we hide, we pretend we can’t see. But we cannot ever fool ourselves enough into believing that He […]

The Good and Bad of Obsession

The Good and Bad of Obsession

Of all the hours we have in hand, if one was to observe sincerely, it would turn out that many […]

Straight Lines and Circles

Straight Lines and Circles

It is said that the most difficult path to walk on is the one that leads to the Divine. Despite […]