‎LOVING KINDNESS‬

Tulsi is a special plant. It’s the Goddess. Every morning this Indian mother would perform puja to Tulsi and other Hindu Gods living in her house. It’s a Hindu ritual to worship deities displayed in various forms – photos, small figures, statues – mostly in the puja room. Mother would not forget a single one. Loving kindness is when human nature becomes one, when we treat everything and everyone as a God; with attention, care and love.

‎EQUANIMITY‬

Daily life presents us all kinds of situations all the time. It is important to maintain equanimity and always recollect to the fundamental joy of life. “Embrace your pain and suffering, and transform it into beauty and creativity! There was a time when I thought, my mind would explode of everything I had endured –…

SHARING‬

Sharing is what makes go our ego, what develops our compassion for others. “There was a time when I worked at Oakridge International School in India. I would not call it “work”. It was an adventure with those early mornings when a school bus picked me up, and as soon as it arrived at school,…

‎PATIENCE‬

When we are responsible, we sometimes have to endure things that we cannot change. This is when we cultivate patience to enjoy the fruits when they are ripe and when we deserve them. I am patient with the Ribadavian rains while my soul screams for the yellow background. Winter will go, Rice will grow I will…