Tag: Monday inspiration

Monday Motivation: Nostalgia

I recently visited the Blue Nile Café in Pune with my friends. It was such a nostalgic moment when I remembered my days as a Resident Doctor while doing my PG in MD Gynaecology and Obstetrics at BJ Medical College and Sassoon Hospital. We used to visit the Blue Nile Café and the neighbouring Amit-da-dhaba so …

Monday Motivation: Milestone of a 100 Reached!

I have published the 100th blog today and it feels like an accomplishment! It is a milestone that I had set for myself and it is an amazing feeling to have reached it! Though a Medical Doctor by Degree and profession, I am an educationist by choice. I have always enjoyed reading and writing and during …

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: India-UK Collaboration in Higher Education

My quest for ways and means to raise India’s position among the world leaders in education led me to take up a PhD in Internationalization of Higher Education. Subsequently, the New Education Policy 2020 launched by the Govt of India gave enough importance to Internationalization of Higher Education by having a whole chapter on it. During …

Monday Motivation: Digital Detox

“Please keep that phone away,” or “Please switch the TV off,” may sound like regular pleas in any household. While earlier, these could be said only in the context of children, they have now become valid, even for adults. This is because so many of us knowingly or unknowingly have become addicts to mobile phones, be …

Monday Motivation: Wishing Everyone Immense Happiness!

Wishing everyone loads of happiness on International Day of Happiness! In two weeks, two Bhutanese Ministers, the Finance Minister Mr Lyonpo Tshering and the Home Minister H.E Ugyen Dorji, visited Symbiosis International University to address our students under the banner of the G20 Festival of Thinkers and Y20 Youth Festival. Both these Ministers spoke about the …

Monday Motivation: Youth 20 Consultation 2023

Y20 – ideas from the youth that can result in actions! It was a proud moment for Symbiosis International (Deemed University) yesterday as we hosted the fourth Youth 20 Consultation in the country. In January this year, Symbiosis International University was selected from among hundreds of universities in the country to host the Youth 20 consultation, …

Monday Motivation: Happy Women’s Day!

We are living in a progressive age. Women are becoming aware of the need for empowerment, and I am often asked questions seeking answers to the key to women’s further empowerment. In this blog, I will bring out the answers to a few I am often asked. One such question is, “How do you balance your …