Category Archives: Life lessons

My funny encounters with the police


It has been a very long time since I wrote something, which people laugh over. So here it goes. Six instances in my life when the Police taught me a lesson! 1. The chain snatchers The first instance has to … Continue reading

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The Fare


“This short story is dedicated to all rickshaw drivers in India who lead their everyday life with an attitude for gratitude.”   Prologue How many of us in our lives feel the need to give? Many quiet often and few … Continue reading

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Minimalism update


It is soon close to a year since I adopted a minimalist lifestyle. While starting off with this lifestyle, I did not set out with extreme goals like the pro-minimalist out there who live life with as less as 50 … Continue reading

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Job Applications in Norway


It has been a while since I last wrote a “how to” post. Many of my friends and acquaintances have asked me questions like “How to search for a job in Norway”? or “How to apply for a job in … Continue reading

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Quest Towards Minimalism


Do you like a clean slate or a slate scribbled with random chalk marks?  I chose to have a clean slate. In the month of October 2013, I started contemplating on the way I wanted to live my life. One … Continue reading

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Ten Simple Rituals to Be An Optimist


4 years ago, I was one of those people, who noted down the negative outcome of everything I was about to do. After I watched an insightful movie “The Secret“, something changed in me. My inner transformation was on its … Continue reading

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Epitome of Modesty


Norway, land of vikings. Vikings who? the ones who plundered whole of northern Europe? Oh yes, them. That was all back in the days, in the present time the Scandinavian culture is one of the most polite and modest one … Continue reading

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