Sanity

At 33, I stumbled upon philosophy. This time it was Jiddu Krishnamurti, thanks to Twitter and one of the tweets of Naval Ravikant mentioning his name. Over the years I have realized that most of the modern day self help books and motivational content are nothing but recycled philosophy. With time, my interest in reading […]

Raw

I like interacting with people. Most of them help me and give great advice. At times I also help a few of them – with their job search, work related projects or financially. I like those who are raw, honest and humble. The ones who say things as they are. I tend to dislike fluffy […]

Arguments

Partnership gets a hit because of heated arguments. We turn into a beast,  our ego takes over: rationality and logic takes the back seat. We get passionate and forget about empathy and virtues. Why does this happen? Is it because our lizard brain takes over? A solid partnership requires respect, empathy and rational conversation. We […]

Greed

We inherited greed from apes, our ancestors and it evolved. We fought for food, women, land and supremacy. Later religion came: mercenary killed many. These days it is about selling more arms, controlling oil fields. The quest for profit by food giants has given rise to many disease. The easy access to loan, credit card […]

Partner

Finding a partner is a difficult business: our prosperity depends on it.   Some factors for meaningful partnership:   Right set of expectation Trust Respect Support in adversity   It is surprising that people find life partners or business associates via internet. How do they end up living together.