इतनी शक्ति हमें देना दाता – O God, give us strength please

Today, marks the beginning of the 8 day most auspicious festival for Jain across the world – Parva Paryushan – The festival of forgiveness.

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आज तुम तुम्हारे साथ हो – To Have and To Hold (With English Translation)

आज तुम तुम्हारे साथ हो

आज तुम तुम्हारे साथ हो,
बस वही काफी है।

संग तुम्हारे कोई हो ना हो,
आज तुम तुम्हारे साथ हो,
बस वही काफी है।

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You gotta be ‘A Gangsta’ – Quote Response

Very recently I read this quote on Facebook :

A gangsta

It was really simple, but quite profound. So often we get lost in emotions and drown in sadness or emptiness. In those moments, we got to remember that  Continue reading

To have loved and lost

We love a lot of people in our lives. As a friend, as an inspiration, as a crush, as a lover, as a member of one’s family, as a sibling. The list can go on endlessly as the labels we attach to relations we share in life. Of all the people who enter our lives, we love a few of them and give a special place to them in our hearts.

As humans, all of us are flawed. We make mistakes. We have expectations. We have limits to our patience and compassion. We may lie or break trust at times. Sometimes for a good cause too.

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S I L E N C E

Silence is golden – they say. I would like to disagree.

Opposite of love is not hate, it is indifference. Silence is indifference.

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Silence creates a void. Silence hurts. Silence creates a distance no bridges can cover. Silence can break hearts beyond repair. Silence from our loved ones can wage cold wars which can be so difficult to reconcile. I feel it is always better to communicate rather than being silent about how we feel.

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I do understand the other perspective of silence. When without saying you can say it all. And at times words are not needed at all when love and connection is so deep.

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