When someone praises you, what do you do?

This week has been a week of praises for me.  I hear Jupiter just transited into the sign of Libra, the 11th transit house in my chart, a place (as per astrology) where Jupiter, the Guru (Jupiter is referred as Guru in Sanskrit), gives one in abundance. Maybe I can attribute all the praises to…

Do I really want to know the future?

We were all glued to the TV watching Sloane Stephens and Venus Williams battle it out in the Women’s semifinals at the US open.  I had never seen Sloane play before, rather I really didn’t know who she was till that evening.  Thanks to my mother, an avid fan of Tennis who is visiting me…

Will there be lasting peace in the world?

Will there ever be lasting peace in the world?  I wondered as I scanned through the headlines in the NY times lying on the coffee table at my friend’s condo overlooking the New York Skyline across the Hudson. I was in town to participate in a peace conference organized at the United Nations.  As always, the…

Reflect!

Wishing you all a fabulous new year!  As we say goodbye to the previous year and welcome the new one, it is a time to reflect on the learnings of the past and making a commitment for the future.   So many years have gone by and many more to come…  It may be worthwhile to…