Emotional First Aid: Healing Rejection, Guilt, Failure and Other Everyday Hurts – A Book Review
“Psychology is a young science and one in which new approaches and treatments are continually being discovered and updated” Introduction:GENRE: Self-Help/Psychology/Non-FictionAUTHOR: Dr. Guy WinchPAGES: 263YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2013 Dr Guy Winch is considered to be the leading advocate for integrating the science of emotional health into our daily lives, workplaces and education systems. He received…
The Last Night
Inspired by the works of Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), I explore the macabre. Once I lay on my silken chamber bed,A bed of thorns, nay to roses red,Thorns that prickled every regretThorns that reminded, lest I forget. What needed reminding? I rememberEach and every memory, I trembled.Desires ungainly and small,My own judgements and cruelty –…
Masculinity and how modern feminism is ruining Society
Living in the urban establishments in the ancient land of India where female deities are worshiped on such a large scale, day-in day-out we come across news pertaining to sexual exploitation of women. The sexual crimes committed against women is definitely worrisome and the actual nature of these crimes absolutely disgusting. This growing concern and…
Karthikeya 2 – India’s own National Treasure – A Movie Review
Director: Chandoo MondetiWritten By: Chandoo MondetiCinematography: Karthik GattamneniCast: Nikhil Siddharth, Anupama Parameswaran, Srinivasa Reddy, Anupam Kher, etc.Release Language: Telegu Plot: The protagonist of the movie is Karthikeya who, if you have watched the earlier movie, is a doctor but has a curious mind with quite a bit of daring using which he solves mysteries and…
Sita Ramam – Movie with all the correct ingredients – A movie review
Director: Hanu RaghavapudiProducers: C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna DuttCinematography: Shreyaas Krishna, P.S. VinodCast: Dulquer Salmaan, Mrunal Thakur, Rashmika Mandanna, etc.Release Language: Telegu Plot (No Spoilers) The story begins in 1985 when a young Pakistani student burns the car of a Philanthropist Indian in spite and hatred for India. In return he asks her to either let…
Vikram Vedha – Upcoming movie – Will it pass or fail?
Bollywood releases about 200+ movies per year including the low budget to the big budget movies with popular actors cast in them. Recently the upcoming movie which has Hritik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan as the lead actors has been making some buzz on social media. Bollywood movie enthusiasts are divided on it (excluding the…
Moonlighting, Wipro, IT industry – What?
The debate whether moonlighting is ethical or not recently sparked on social media in India when #wipro Chairman Rishad Premji tweeted about a month back “There is a lot of chatter about people moonlighting in the tech industry. This is cheating – plain and simple”. There is no doubt that the Wipro Chairman takes the…
The Thirty-Six Stratagems – A Book Review
The book review of the thirty-six stratagems, a modern interpretation of Chinese strategy classic.
दिन और रात
A Shayari which you will relate to if you often like to keep alone with your own thoughts.
Book Review: The Game, Penetrating the secret society of pickup artists
This New York Times Bestseller 2005 – Neil Strauss’s ‘The Game: penetrating the secret society of pickup artists’ talks about the Art of Seduction. How some men are able to attract any woman they want and others none. Different types of approaches, how they do it and what is the psychology at work which bends…