Tag: inspiration

Monday Motivation: The Power of India – Indian Education that has Shaped CEOs who Rule the World!

Recently, an article that I read titled, ‘The Power of India: Top Indian-Origin CEOs Who Rule the World,’ simply echoed my thoughts! It discussed several CEOs of world-renowned companies who share the same background and are of Indian origin. As an educationist for over several decades, I have always been drawn to how appreciation for the …

Monday Motivation: I Am 60, Going On…

For the last few days, I had been humming the famous song from the musical The Sound of Music, ‘I am 16, going on 17…,’ but with a difference…my words were… I am 60, going on… The age of 60 is a very significant year in our lives. For those leading a professional life, it means …

Monday Motivation: Proud of the Indian Practice of Yoga

I have always emphasized upon the importance of following our age-old traditions, and one among the many Indian practices is Yoga. The history of yoga is ancient and complex, spanning thousands of years and evolving through various cultures and philosophies. Yoga is said to have originated in Ancient India and its history can be traced back …

Monday Motivation: The Spiritual Quotient

I visited the Jagannath Puri temple with my parents this weekend. I took them to Kashi Vishveshwar and other temples a few years ago. I routinely visit the famous Ganesha temples in Pune- Dagduseth Halwai Ganapati and the Saras Baug Ganapati temples. It made me think, what is it so much in visiting the temples? By …

Monday Motivation: The Initiation of Research

Teaching and learning have metamorphosed in the past few years or a decade. When I say teaching and learning, I do not mean only in higher education but also school education. The earlier methods wherein teachers taught through monologues has been now replaced with interactive learning. Parents prefer to send children to schools with experiential learning. …

Monday Motivation: More from Less…

An aspect that I often notice nowadays is that when we have more, then the will to face the challenges in life, is less. While some cower down to challenges, some decide to overcome each one till they have realized their aspiration! That in fact was the story of the twin sisters that I met recently. …

Monday Motivation: Proud to be a Maharashtrian

I wish everyone a very Happy Maharashtra Day! This day is one of the most important days for the state’s citizens, celebrated as Maharashtra Day, commemorating a separate state formed in 1960. It also gives me great pride to acknowledge that I am a Maharashtrian. Maharashtra has always been a pioneer in the field of education …

Monday Motivation: A Beautiful Time of the Year

The month of December is a beautiful time of the year. It’s the end of a year’s hard work and therefore a time to enjoy and take a holiday. The weather is lovely, there is a chill in the air. Christmas, one of the most celebrated festivals across the globe also falls in the month of …