BOOK REVIEWS, BOOKISHNESS, FICTION, NEW READER

#Book Review: The Wandering Falcon

Title: THE WANDERING FALCON Author: JAMIL AHMAD Published By: Penguin Books in 2011 ISBN: 978-0-143-41912-9 Pages: 181 Source: Self-Purchased The Wandering Falcon is a fictional book by Jamil Ahmad, a retired Pakistani civil servant, who worked as an administrator in the remote areas of Baluchistan and Pak-Afghan border. It is a collection of several short… Continue reading #Book Review: The Wandering Falcon

BOOKISHNESS, FICTION, WRITING PROMPTS

The Kingdom of Elephantine- FEBRUARY’S #WRITING PROMPT

Once upon a time, there was the 'Kingdom of Elephantine'. The King elephant and the Queen Elephanta were very unhappy because they did not have any baby Elephanty even after 10 years of their marriage. They went to every place they were told by the intellectuals of their kingdom and the Queen Elephanta did all… Continue reading The Kingdom of Elephantine- FEBRUARY’S #WRITING PROMPT

NEW READER, PHILOSOPHY, Uncategorized

10 Quotes from Books that will exhort you for Life!!

The best way for me to end any discussion has always been a nice, pertinent quote from some book and truly speaking book quotes have every time helped me out in impressing people after I end speaking. Not just that these quotations have saved me a clap after my extempore or my debate competitions but… Continue reading 10 Quotes from Books that will exhort you for Life!!

BOOK REVIEWS, BOOKISHNESS, NON-FICTION, PHILOSOPHY

#Book Review: Tuesdays With Morrie

Title: TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE Author: MITCH ALBOM Latest Edition: By Sphere in 2017 Pages: 201 ISBN: 978-0-7515-2737-7 Source: Self-purchased Tuesdays with Morrie is a non-fiction and a philosophical book which is about the last days' conversation between a man who is the author himself with his teacher Morrie Schwartz whom he admires in his college… Continue reading #Book Review: Tuesdays With Morrie

BOOK REVIEWS, BOOKISHNESS, NEW READER

6 Books to Increase your Motivation!!

Have you ever felt that you are not matching the standards you built for yourself when you thought of conquering your little world in your twenties? Or have you ever felt that there is something missing in your life, maybe some habit of yours that you are not able to give up in spite of… Continue reading 6 Books to Increase your Motivation!!

BOOK REVIEWS, HINDU MYTHOLOGY

#Book Review: Rama VS Krishna

Title: RAMA VS KRISHNA Author: DEVDUTT PATTANAIK DIGITAL EDITION PUBLISHED IN 2018 BY PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA  (This book is available as Kindle edition ) e-ISBN: 978-9-353-05280-5   Devdutt Pattanaik's Rama vs Krishna, a kindle edition is yet another attempt to interpret the Hindu mythology and this time he has picked the two most loved… Continue reading #Book Review: Rama VS Krishna

NON-FICTION, PHILOSOPHY, SELF HELP BOOKS

#NARRATION: THE LAW OF “DHARMA”

Ending the narration with the last Law of Spiritual Success which is Chapter 7 The Law of "Dharma" or Purpose in Life. Dharma for those who don't know is a Sanskrit word which means "purpose in life". The author has very simply explained this law in his chapter and conveys his thoughts on the last… Continue reading #NARRATION: THE LAW OF “DHARMA”

BOOKISHNESS, FICTION, WRITING PROMPTS

One More Day! #WRITING PROMPT

THIS IS IN RESPONSE TO THE DAILY PROMPT BY J.C. CAUTHON. THE TITLE FOR INSPIRATION WAS QUITE CATCHY TO EYES.   Life was going well. I worked in a school teaching children, it gave me inner satisfaction when I quenched the curiosity of little minds who would one day write the future of the world.… Continue reading One More Day! #WRITING PROMPT

NON-FICTION, PHILOSOPHY, SELF HELP BOOKS

# NARRATION: THE LAW OF DETACHMENT

While reading today Chapter 6 The law of Detachment the quote that strikes my mind when I am writing this blog is this: The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable unceratinity, not knowing what comes next." This chapter has taught me a new life lesson today, not to bother just go with the… Continue reading # NARRATION: THE LAW OF DETACHMENT

NON-FICTION, SELF HELP BOOKS

#NARRATION: THE LAW OF INTENTION AND DESIRE

After The Law of least effort, moving forward with chapter 5 The Law of Intention and Desire, which has become my personal favorite as it really touched my heart and made me think for a while about the odds I sometimes face. So this reading has given me a new perspective today creating a wide… Continue reading #NARRATION: THE LAW OF INTENTION AND DESIRE