Did I make the Right choice?

Have you ever been asked this question by a friend or family or someone that looks up to you? Have someone ever asked you to validate a decision that had been made whether it’s...

The Story of Upali

The Story of Upali (as told by Ven. Narada in The Buddha and His teachings) On one occasion Upali the millionaire, a follower of Nigantha Nataputta, approached the Buddha and was so pleased with the...

Is a life worth more than others?

The gospels tell us of the tale of how Herod the King ordered the death of all children below a certain age because he felt threatened by the birth of the perceived future King...

Your life doesn’t need a Grand Plan

I spent most of my prime working life trying to achieve some notion of success. To that end, I studied time management techniques, life goals evaluations, productivity hacks, and a variety of self-help techniques...

We are nothing without God.

"We are nothing without God" is a widely used statement in most Christian circles, and I found myself pondering on this. Why do we say that we are nothing without God? From what specific...

What is your worst-case life scenario?

I recently had a strong episode of self-grasping and associated suffering. That's the bad news. The good news is that this episode led to the purging of an old limiting belief that was the source...

Caught In Own Time Trap

Time hasn’t changed a noticeable fraction of a second in ten million years. The first man who stood on two feet and watched the sunrise and had a glimmering of wonder about time knew...

Wining by refusing to play the game.

As I sat down on my desk thinking about the circumstances of a dear friend, I remembered something that happened to me in the university and found the answer to a question we all...

What does it mean to be humble?

Geniuses are gifts to the human race and they occur once in a blue moon. Among them is Einstein. Einstein is widely respected in educational circles and intelligence and smartness have been equated to...

A Discourse on Communism and Chronic Capitalism.

Someone close to me lost his job a couple of months ago, and in the eyes of most people in this world, he’s one of the richest on the planet. He may not be...