How to make schedules (and stick to them)

Whether you want to start new habits or live a more organised life, scheduling is an excellent tool for productivity. When I have a schedule, I find myself slacking off less and getting the job done. Scheduling helps ease your willpower. When you have to think what to do every time, you are more likely…

Duty, Honor and Selflessness (Bahubali Movie Review)

I’ll summarise both movies in a few lines each. Bahubali: The Beginning: Destiny thrusts a simple tribal boy into a world he did not know about. Unknown people treat him as a God. Why? Bahulbali 2: The Conclusion: A charismatic man inspires every person around him, at the same time maintaining humility and righteousness and…

How to kill bad habits (and create good ones)

A lot of us are plagued by bad habits but we just don’t know how to break them. Research points out that it is not possible to completely eliminate a bad habit, however it is possible to replace it with another one. If you have been plagued by gaming/porn/gambling/smoking/drinking or procrastination and negative thinking, you’ve…

The Underrated Mastermind (Bose: Dead/Alive Review)

The Story Bose: Dead/Alive is a very short web series created by AltBalaji and based on the book “India’s Biggest Cover-Up” by Anuj Dhar. The series comprises of 9 episodes, each lasting around 20-25 minutes. The language is primarily Hindi, some dialogues are English and other languages like Bengali, Japanese and German are used (YES…

How to Master Discipline

On the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, let’s talk about what Lord Ganesh represents: Success. He is the first god we pray to before starting a new endeavor so that we may attain maximum success. Success cannot be attained without discipline. In my previous post on this topic, I wrote about Why Motivation fails (and discipline…

Best Reading Experience? (Kindle Paperwhite 5-year Review)

Thanks to Pixabay for the image! I have always loved reading thanks to the love of reading my mom instilled in me when I was just a little boy (thanks Aaie!) I was a regular at my school library and was a proud owner of a subscription to excellent children’s magazines Champak, Tinkle and Disney…

Why Tech is Awesome (when used right)

In my previous articles I pointed out how tech can drastically worsen our lives: Why Tech Is Evil Is your smartphone killing you? This time I want to highlight all the awesome things about the Internet in particular and technology in general. These days, high-speed internet plans have gotten so darn cheap! Even home broadband…

Introduction to Metal

Image by Pixabay Metal is a genre of music that is both wonderous and exciting. It mainly consists of electric guitars, drums, bass and vocals(harsh/soft/both).  You can always depend on Metal to lift your spirits on a bad day! A lot of people misunderstand metal as ‘just noise’. It is in fact, very expertly crafted…