The 7-Minute Workout

7-minute workout

The 7-minute workout is quite popular these days due to an increasing number of office jobs not requiring manual and physical work. I have tried to incorporate it in my daily routine, once in the morning and once in the…
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Comparisons are a Meaningless Exercise

In his article, How Do You Measure Your Life, the writer Mark Manson narrates an interesting story which he also mentions in his popular book The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck. In the early 1980s, a talented young…
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Changing the World

Some time ago, I had the good fortune to listen to a great talk on some important life lessons. It was given by US Navy Admiral William H. McRaven and converted into a nice book Make Your Bed: Small Things…
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A Centralized Analogy

Long long ago, people used to walk around barefooted. The shoes had not been ‘invented’ then. Once upon a time, a King decided to visit the stretches of his land and find out how the common people were living their…
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Importance of the Right Tools

I have always tried to be consistent in anything I do and taught my children the same lesson whenever I could. One day, my car was parked at a railway station and some kids in the neighbourhood heavily spray painted…
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Some Vicious and Virtuous Cycles

Recently, I discovered some vicious and some virtuous cycles of life. There is nothing radically new about them but it was stimulating to think about them in this manner. From Wikipedia, The terms virtuous circle and vicious circle (also referred…
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Exchanging Junk

The word barter is defined as ”exchange (goods or services) for other goods or services without using money.” I am increasingly witnessing a barter trade of junk through our minds into our eyes that is getting abundant and easier with…
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Little Things Add Up

Recently, we moved into a new house within the same city. I thought that moving would be easy; we would just move everything belonging to one room to another room in the new house. It turned out that the process…
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Effect of Basis Vectors on a Life

The space in geometry is defined by three basis vectors: x, y and z. When we observe any physical object, we are locating its x, y and z coordinates. For example, the device on which you are reading these lines…
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