Tree and Kite… 

Are they happy to meet?
Are they happy to embrace?

Kite told: “I give you more color”

Tree told:” I let you hold me tight”

Kid thought: “How could I lose it”

Father consoled: “We will make another one”

Tree & Kite are happy.

Kid & Father are happy.

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Seeing the Kite on the Tree, I told my son “See,  the tree is colorful”

He agreed, then told “… But,  It would have made skye more colorful….. ”

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Tree let Kite fly.

Sky is so colorful!

Tree told: “I let you fly high”

Kite told: “I let you get your own beauty”

Tree &  Kite are happy!

Papa and Kid were busy making another colorful Kite.

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My son and me back from the morning walk.



If you are interested in part 2 of the story of the same Tree&Kite, please read here!



 

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Go, Do it!

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He was orphaned by parents first.
Later, by grandmother,  due to the inability to meet ends.
He wanted to become a pilot!
Yes,  it is possible,  though challenging for an orphan.
…. but if his both legs were infected with polio and unable stand even….?
Listening to this dream… some were sarcastic,  some were sympathetic,  some felt helpless… and some guided him for “possible”  success…!!
He did not bother about his limitations… and pursued his dream silently,  persistently,  with care and support from a Loving Mom and a Great Advice from a  Great Mom..! Continue reading Go, Do it!

Run with MIND! 

After an unfinished race,  A got disappointed! 

B could do podium finish and happy. 

A: “I could not finish my race. But,  with my stamina,  I thought I must be able to finish it. May be my energy has come down or this is my limit?” 

B:”Running to a specific finishing line is not just possible with stamina alone.  You need to run with MIND. ”

A:”Run with MIND?” 

B: “Yes,  indeed! That can conquer anything… and it stretches your limits. It can bring breakthroughs to our life!” 

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Thank You! 

Heartfelt gratitude from all of us-For the freedom that we enjoy,  for teaching us the value of truth and patience…. and making us realize the power of non-violence.  At last an everlasting story of humble yet powerful life…We are still learning… thank you Bapuji…!

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Do we know our 2nd Prime Minister(India) – Lal Bahadur Shastriji also shares his birthday on October 2nd? Salute to his illustrious support in building our country at various stages. His slogan ‘Jai Jawan Jai Kisan’ (‘Hail the soldier, Hail the farmer’) will be remembered and valued anyday! Thank you Shastriji!!

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Yesterday’s Tomorrow is Today!

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Little Boy: “…I will give this tomorrow. Because, you only said ‘tomorrow’…”

Elder: “….oh no! I said yesterday, tomorrow!”

Little Boy: “…yes, so, I will give tomorrow only!..”

Elder:” Yesterday’s tomorrow is Today!”

Mom listening to the boys, immediately ran to kitchen and came back with 2 bowls of ice cream.

Mom: “Boys, here we go! Enjoy your ice creams! Yesterday I told you, tomorrow I will give right? Yesterday’s tomorrow is Today!…”

All smiled; Boys happy!  Of course Ice Cream made them so happy!;)

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Are you listening to these boys and mom? Yesterday’s Tomorrow is Today!


 

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Thiruvonam: Spreading Lights of Happiness…

First of all, Wish you all a very Happy Onam again….

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Onam is a festival of lights? Perplexed? I would say, Onam is a festival that spreads lights of Happiness. All through out 10 days of Onam, people, irrespective of color, religion, wealth, all try to be happy! I am not sure, is there any other festival in the world “forces” people to be happy from the core theme of the festival.

Onam, the whole theme of the festival is being happy and that’s what the festival is for! That’s why in Kerala, there is a saying “Kaanam Vittum Onam Unnanam” and be happy for it! (It means that “One must have the Onam lunch even selling his property, to have so”  and be happy that you could do it!)

Today is Onam Day 11  and is Thiruvonam!

Continue reading Thiruvonam: Spreading Lights of Happiness…