By Bhudeb Chakrabarti The Coromandel Fishers Rise brothers rise; the waking skies pray to the morning light. The wind lies asleep in the arms of the dawn like a child that has cried all night. Come, let us gather our nets from the shore and set our catamarans free, To capture the leaping wealth of… Read More Sarojini Naidu – The Poetess and Freedom Fighter of India
By Somali K Chakrabarti Some conversations flow spontaneously, create uplifting vibes, and leave you upbeat and energized. These conversations go beyond the icebreakers, normal pleasantries, small talks and jokes, discussions on mundane matters, or venting out problems and happen to be more engaging, and mentally stimulating. Possibly because these conversations are around things that we… Read More 10 Quotes on the Joys of a Good Conversation
By Somali K Chakrabarti Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could. ROBERT FROST in The Road Not Taken Life is all about the choices we make. Time and again, we come across… Read More 10 Quotes on Why Too Many Choices Can Make It Harder To Choose
In a country where official apathy towards sports-persons has sparked an outcry (at least on social media), the efforts of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar have been lauded by one and all. Each of these gifted athletes have one thing in common – a dogged sense of self discipline. Their passion has… Read More How to develop self discipline: Lessons from young Indian athletes at Rio
By Somali K Chakrabarti Today as the world celebrates Woman’s Day, here is a tribute to the 16 women laureates of the Nobel Peace Prize from 1905 -t0 2015, to commemorate their contribution towards humanity and peace. Life was not exactly a bed of roses for most of them, some of them were even looked down upon in… Read More Women who won the Nobel Peace Prize
By Somali K Chakrabarti What does it take to gain acceptability and credibility in the corporate world? How does one live up to the myriad expectations of the corporate environment? What if your beliefs and perceptions are different from the expectations of the corporate environment? Must you always give in to the expectations? What do… Read More A Dance With The Corporate Ton by Lata Subramanian
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By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Source Blinded minds, tongues tied; morals guided by color of skin; sucked in the venomous vortex of bias Reason dies, rhetoric screams!
By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Credit When You’re jaded, and want to add a little zest to your life Pick up a hobby – play a sport, go on a drive, Listen to music, prime your canvas, or explore wildlife; Make a change for good, give to the society something back, Life is not only about… Read More With a Hobby-Make your Life Fantastico
By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Source A speck of ire can blaze a fire; the fate of war can be sealed with a dart, a butterfly flapping its wings may turn the tide miles apart!