Wisdom Quotes

It takes strength and restraint to be gentle.Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong. (Leo Buscaglia)==========To get success you have to get started.The secret of getting ahead is getting started. (Mark Twain)

Did you know

Did you know... ... that today is National Pineapple Upside Down Cake Day? This yummy cake has been dubbed one of the most popular recipes of the 20th century. Trivia fans: In 1925, the Hawaiian Pineapple Company sponsored a contest to find the best pineapple recipes. Over 60,000 submissions were entered and of those, 2,500 … Continue reading Did you know

National Bulldogs are Beautiful Day!

Did you know... ... that today is National Bulldogs Are Beautiful Day? Yes, bulldogs ARE beautiful and that's why we celebrate them every April 21! If you're a bulldog owner, then today is the day to shower your beautiful dogs with treats and love. 🙂 ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "Dogs are our link to paradise. … Continue reading National Bulldogs are Beautiful Day!

Ending it gracefully – by Seth Godin

* Ending it gracefully [ https://p.feedblitz.com/r3.asp?l=177747637&f=1081591&c=7611997&u=5102652 %5D Just about every business, every initiative and every intervention fails sooner or later. Since that's demonstrably true, it's worth considering how you intend to fail when the time comes. You can pull out every stop, fight every step of the way, mortgage your house and your reputation–and still fail. Or, … Continue reading Ending it gracefully – by Seth Godin

One of the Best Newsletters that I subscribe to : brainpickings.org

  This is Brain Pickings midweek pick-me-up, drawn from my fifteen-year archive of ideas unblunted by time, resurfaced as timeless nourishment for heart, mind, and spirit. (If you don't yet subscribe to the standard Sunday newsletter of new pieces published each week, you can sign up here — it's free.) If you missed last week's edition — Oliver … Continue reading One of the Best Newsletters that I subscribe to : brainpickings.org

Seasoned Nuts Quotable – via PNUTS newsletter

“Words like 'freedom,' 'justice,' 'democracy' are not common concepts; on the contrary, they are rare. People are not born knowing what these are. It takes enormous and, above all, individual effort to arrive at the respect for other people that these words imply.” -- James Baldwin “It is essential that justice be done, and it is … Continue reading Seasoned Nuts Quotable – via PNUTS newsletter

International Consortium of Investigative Journalists – ICIJ

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Madhura Parkhe’s article

निसर्ग ही देणगीच।रोज सकाळी मॅार्निग वॅाक साठी बाहेर पडते.रस्त्यात एक बहरलेला पारीजातक दिसतो.सर्वत्र सुगंध पसरला असतो.झाडाच्या भोवताली फुलांचा सडा पडला असतो.सकाळच्या प्रहरी हे सगळ फारच मोहीत करत ।खरच निसर्ग ही ईश्वरी देणगीच.।सकाळी सुर्याचे उगवणे, नंतर मावळणे,रात्रीचा चंद्र,लुकलुकत्या चादण्या,वारा, पाऊस,विविध रंगबेरंगी झाडफुलं,उसळणारऱ्या लाटा,बर्फाच्यादीत डोंगर।सगळेच अद्वीतीय,अप्रतीम।नारायणाच्या या सगळ्या विभुतीच.पावसाच्या धारांची जशी मोजदात करता येत नाही,तसेच या विभुतींची … Continue reading Madhura Parkhe’s article

Article by Madhura Parkhe

।श्री।।श्रीकृष्णार्जुन संवाद ....हे शीर्षक पाहील्यावर लक्षात येईल,हे ज्ञानप्रधान गीताशास्र.नुकतेच ज्ञानेश्वरीचे वाचेन केले.अगदी साध्या सोप्या मराठी भाषेत असलेला ग्रंथ खुप आवडला. ज्ञानदेव माऊलींनी प्राकृत भाषेत असलेल्या गीताग्रंथाला देशी मायबोलीचा अलंकार चढवला.ग्रंथारंभी श्रीज्ञानदेवांनी श्रीव्यास व शंकराचार्य यांची थोरवी वर्णन करुन गुरुपरंपरा सांगितली.व त्यांचे गुरु निवृथीनाथ देवाच्या कृपासामर्थाने मला गीतेसारख्या असामान्य ग्रंथावर लिहण्याचे भाग्य लाभले,असे सांगुन कृतज्ञता व्यक्त … Continue reading Article by Madhura Parkhe

The Discard Pile – by Seth Godin

* The discard pile [ https://p.feedblitz.com/r3.asp?l=177725567&f=1081591&c=7609739&u=5102652 %5D Walking away from something that we're used to, even if it's unjust or inefficient or ineffective–it usually takes far too long. Fear, momentum and the status quo combine to keep us stuck. And so it builds up. The cruft calcifies and it gets in our way, making our world smaller, … Continue reading The Discard Pile – by Seth Godin