Not so much and yet very much, its a Cecelia Ahern creation. ROAR is an inspirational, motivational and soulful account of what it means to be a woman. Collection of about 30 narratives showcasing the known and deepest feelings. What I liked the most was the personification of ideas and thoughts which actually blurred the… Continue reading When she roars…
Mix equal proportions of Science and Philosophy, marinate with Mythology and Religion and garnish with mysteries – the result – a perfect book and a splendid read. Keepers of the KaalChakra, by Ashwin Sanghi, is one such interesting and engaging book. What makes me awestruck is the amount of research, reading and thoughtfulness gone into… Continue reading May the genuine Keepers stay
Economics was part of my curriculum. What I distinctly remember is term ‘perfect world’ and also ‘human beings are not rational’ and ‘wants are unlimited’ and ‘ in the long run we all are dead’. Whether or not it makes any sense to me now, back then it never did but the terms are well… Continue reading Human Beings 2.0
Never give up, face the situations boldly and most importantly, have belief in yourself !! This would be my answer if I had to summarise the learning from the old man’s experience with the sea. Yeah, I am talking about Ernest Hemingway’s book, The Old Man and The Sea. Looking at the size of the… Continue reading Do beliefs get stronger with age?
Sudha Murthy happens to be one of my favourites and I eagerly await to read more of her writings. I guess I would have read everything that has been published till now. The simplicity of her writing or more should I say, of her thoughts appeals to me. Three Thousand stitches, a collection of extraordinary… Continue reading Extraordinarily Ordinary
I am feeling nothing but pleased to have read this book. I was hooked on to Rajat Mitra’s The Infidel Next Door. Set in the backdrop of religion and man-made controversies makes you feel wasn’t religion supposed to bring peace and harmony than violence and chaos. The book mirrors the atrocities of the real life.… Continue reading In the name of religion..
Yeah, it’s an easy book. Finally, I finished the another one in the Chicken Soup for Soul series, and this is one which I had picked up long back. This time it was about friendship. FRIEND..no words can describe it, still a feeble attempt of mine.. A word that rings a bell Lifts your spirits… Continue reading More about soul than soup!!