Spiritual path is about finding the ladder!
I read an interesting post on Twitter which was about 4 Zen stories and thought of posting them here. I’m an introvert. I overthink. It’s what we do. My mind is always on, and even on good days, it can be hard to feel calm. Part of this is human nature — our brains are... Continue Reading →
Have you heard of the concept or theory of "Six Degrees of Separation" (SDS)? Those who know about the network effect might have heard about SDS or would grasp it quickly. The six degrees of separation theory states that any inhabitant of the Earth could meet anyone in the world with a maximum of six or... Continue Reading →
Maybe you have read this before…but always worth a re-read: The Egg - By Andy Weir————— You were on your way home when you died. It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you,... Continue Reading →
India is currently in Lockdown 5.0 which is also called as Unlock 1.0. The number of COVID-19 cases in India will hit 300,000 soon! The number of cases at the time the first lockdown was announced were less than 500. And the purpose of the strict lockdown was to contain the spread of the virus.!... Continue Reading →
I know it is late, but still not too late. I am planning to write the Lockdown diary. I don't know about others, but I am very comfortable with this lockdown. I can even say that I am enjoying this phase! I have some thoughts on why I am enjoying the lockdown or why it... Continue Reading →
NY Times July 30, 1987: Microsoft buys Forethought, maker of PowerPoint, for $14M in cash Today: PowerPoint has 500M usersMicrosoft Office is $30B+ revenue per year$14M of Microsoft stock from July 1987 would be worth ~$10B today This is a good example of the "moat" Warren Buffett always talks about. In a way Bill Gates... Continue Reading →
Here are the 10 laws of Dharma (धर्म), see which ones you are following: Patience (dhriti / धृती) – Staying secure in your own inner peace.Forgiveness (kshama / क्षमा) – Letting go of things that don’t necessarily serve you.Piety or self-control (dama / दम) – Knowing that the best things come to those that wait... Continue Reading →