Category Archives: Life

Importance of Olympic games

It’s 2018 and two years and 7 months from now we will be celebrating the 2020 Olympic games, which for a second time will be held in the Japanese city of Tokyo. Olympic games are seen as a platform for athletes all around the world to showcase their talents and bring glory to their nations.… Read More »

Importance of self evaluation

Self-evaluation is a very necessary part of life. One’s own opinion of themselves matters more than what other people might think. Swami Vivekananda has said that if we don’t talk to ourselves, then we lose out on having the best conversations in our life. The first stage in improving our lives and solving everyday problems… Read More »

Importance of empathy

Empathy is a very different thing from sympathy. Sympathy is just an understanding between people, it’s like a common feeling and sympathy can also be explained as feeling a sort of pity or sorrow for someone else’s misfortune. Empathy, on the other hand, is putting yourself in someone else’s shoes and understanding and sharing their… Read More »

Importance of animals

We have lived with them ever since the first homo sapiens opened its eyes in the prehistoric world. We are talking about the animals, of course. Even though many of us humans would refuse to acknowledge the as living, breathing beings that walk among us and have as much right on this world as we… Read More »

Importance of respect in life

From a very young age, we are taught to be respectful to people around us. We are taught to respect our elders, our friends, our colleagues, our pets, and even ourselves. So much is this doctrine ingrained in us that we automatically look at a disrespectful person with disdain and dislike, ever even stopping to… Read More »

5 reasons why kindness is important

In this day and age, we are living in a world that is plagued by unkindness and misunderstandings. Despite globalization, we see people becoming more and more intolerant about other races, castes, creeds, and colors. In fact, the more the population migrates from one part of the world to another, the more the racism they… Read More »

Importance of being on time

Punctuality is one of the most desirable traits in a person. Being on time is not just impressive, it is essential. Think about how it would be if you never work up on time. This simple act of waking up a little late every day would take a much bigger toll on your day. You… Read More »

Importance of adventure

Our day to day lives are chock full of monotony. We go to school or to work every morning, slog for the better part of the day to earn our livelihood or in preparation for the same, and then we come back to our respective homes. Once we are home, we are consumed by either… Read More »

Importance of good manners

We have always been taught good manners. Certain attributes are drilled into us since we learn to stand and talk, and later on, we instinctively know that going against these rules is not good manner. Most of us look at good manners as a set of rules, ad very few of us actually stop to… Read More »

Importance of art in our lives

Usually, the idea of art recalls images of grand, undecipherable paintings hung in lofty galleries, being admired by a motley group of elegant elites in high heels and pince-nez. Or unkempt writers penning beautiful words at a wooden desk in a lonely beach house. Whatever the image may be that is conjured up by your… Read More »