Be selfish and prioritize your happiness

Image by pixabay A lot of people get too caught up in career and family life while completely disregarding their happiness. We find a heroic notion in this by terming it ‘sacrifice’. Not prioritizing your happiness is a terrible thing to do to yourself and to those close to you. An unhappy person can only…

Bored? Here’s how to add spice to life!

Do you feel like a zombie sometimes? Just living the daily life, nothing new, nothing exciting, always the same? Does it seem like everyone else leads a much more exciting life? When someone asks you, ‘How are you?’ do you respond with, ‘Zinda hu’? (Just existing) It’s time to add some flavor to your life!…

Why motivation fails (and discipline wins)

Do you find yourself reading and watching motivational content online for hours at a time but never take action? You watch the videos with uplifting orchestral music and deep male voices telling you to conquer the world, yet you just keep watching more and more videos. At the end of the day, nothing gets done….

How to get free music (without stealing)

These days, downloading MP3s illegally actually makes no sense. You have to hunt for the site, tackle ads, run the risk of getting malware on your device and even after all that, it may be a whole different song altogether! Thankfully, now it has become much more convenient to stream music legally. I have always…

Hate reading? I’ll change your mind

When I tell people that I love to read, these are the reactions I get: Why? What? Textbooks? Just watch the movie/series instead! Reading is boring Books with no images? Thanks but no! You should have bought a tablet instead of a kindle Book fairs? Libraries? And you go there for fun? Why would you…

Wanna be an ambivert? Here’s how

Photo by Saurav Kulkarni In case you didn’t read the previous article, go read it here. This is a continuation of that one. Now that you’ve done that, let’s proceed. Being an ambivert has been an extremely rewarding experience for me. I have connected deeply with so many great individuals which I never would have,…

Introvert or Extrovert? You need to be both

In case you didn’t know, there exist two mindsets of people that define their daily lives- Introverts and Extroverts. The difference between the two categories is: Introverts gain energy by spending time alone and get discharged by spending time with people. Extroverts gain energy by spending time with people and get discharged by being alone. Hence,…

How to be an early riser?

Getting up before the sun comes out is a glorious feeling. This post will help you get out of bed, full of energy to tackle your day. Let’s begin! Have a strong reason: A solid reason is essential to motivate you to get up from the comfort of your bed. If you haven’t already, check…

Feminism Part IV: Bollywood

Image by me https://www.instagram.com/gauravae86/ It is pretty shocking to note how Bollywood movies have always normalized horrendous behavior in men since ages. We see men stalking women day in and day out. Catcalling women all around town in public while singing some song is normal for Bollywood. It doesn’t matter if its harassment. And yeah,…