Tag: joy

Musings on Life’s purpose

The last few weeks have brought on smiles, chuckles, frowns – a rainbow of emotions – an invariable event when the World Cup is on. This blog too tended to stay away from brooding for a few weeks, however a question from a friend got me reflecting back on more heady matters. The question was…

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Narrow world-views?

Sensitivity to our surroundings is an amazing thing – at its best, its what I guess the buddha called awareness – an ability to look and more importantly appreciate things for what they are as opposed to what we think they are (or should be) based on our limited world-view. I get this thought as…

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I heard it said somewhere recently that “we should take loans or debt only to finance those things whose value would appreciate”. This to me is a very profound thought, and while I search for the source, it’s worth meditating in our usual irreverent way on this statement. Value on deeper reflection could be on…

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