Some time back, I wrote ‘One Minute Kindness’ on this blog. Simple, yet powerful. Here comes Part II! I was reading Rajesh Setty’s blog Life Beyond Code in which he quotes every day anecdotes about Thoughtfulness… He talks about an email that he received from a friend in Sweden, who was a long time employee […]
What is Sin: “When you are caught doing something that you have always done!” Right?
We tend to behave differently when we are with people. Would we still do (not do) the same things when we are by ourselves? A powerful question to ask ourselves… Read on
This is a book that I recommend everyone to read. 55 of the most influential & famous people tell the story about the book that changed their life. A must read.
Yesterday, I gave a talk on ‘Is Life A Race?’ at IoBM (CBM) and most of the people liked. Yet, some felt it was more on the ‘idealistic’ side. In ‘real life’ one can’t get out of the ‘rat race’. Well, if we don’t want to die thinking what we could have done better, we […]
I met a fine gentleman, Dr Omar, in Lahore the other day. Since he spoke Urdu in an accent not usually associated with people of Punjab, I had to ask him how did he learn to speak such a refined version of Urdu. His reply was simple but thought-provoking. Although, it is something that we have […]
I know you think of Sajjad Ali’s song when someone says “Abhi mood nahi hai kal aana…”. But, I was referring to our ‘mood’ for doing something or rather not doing something. You would notice that we tend to delay or procrastinate things that are really important in our lives. For one reason or another. […]
We keep thinking that if we have positive attitude towards life, everything will be alright. But, is that correct?
Even if we dont know where to go?
This post could help clarify…
I wrote an earlier postcalled “Forgive or Not To Forgive? RETHINK!” which resulted in mixedreactions. Some thought it is almost impossible to forgive, especially if theperson has hurt you deeply. And others thought it is possible to forgive but can’t forget. Agreed! But… If you don’t forgive, whathappens? You keep thinking: ‘I wish she hadn’t […]
Who, in your mind, is the best conversationalist?The person who people call the ‘Jaan’ (Life) of a group or party?Someone who impresses you with his/her ‘gift of gab’? Personality? Style?Cracks jokes that you have never heard before and can’t stop laughing hours afterwards?Knows all the latest news (read: gossip!)?Et al…You can add here more of […]
You can watch my other interview on The First Blast – Dawn News TV here. Follow your passion. Shoot for the moon! Nuruddin Abjani