Inspiration: Misc
26 Feb 2013
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Go Home, Mow the Lawn!

Advice given by a judge to teenagers. Crisp and inspiring!
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What Does Love Mean to a Child?

When professionals asked a group of 4 to 8 year-olds, "What does love mean?", the answers were broader and deeper than most would imagine.
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Under A Cherry Tree, There Are No Strangers

Heard of the Japanese saying "Under a cherry tree, there are no strangers". It reminded me of get togethers at a friend's place where I see five to six new faces every time.
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A Couplet By Faiz


   Bujha Jo Rauzan-E-Zindaan To Dil Ye Samajha Hai
   Ki Teri Maang Sitaaron Se Bhar Gai Hogi

   Chamak Uthe Hain Salaasil To Hamane Jaana Hai
   Ki Ab Sahar Tere Rukh Par Bikhar Gai Hogi

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A Burning Man Sculpture

A sculpture by Alexander Milov was the most captivating artwork in Burning Man 2015. It shows a man and a woman in conflict, facing away from each other. There is an inner child in both that reaches out!
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Ephemeral Arts

Artists whose creations last only a few hours. Reminds me of anicca or impermanence in Buddhism.
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Wicked Thoughts

What should we do when we experience thoughts that are negative, wicked or unspeakable? An article in Psychology Today and a poem by Rumi offer mental techniques to not let such thoughts affect our peace of mind.
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Pranayama by Baba Ramdev

Links to YouTube videos, books and online articles on Pranayama.
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Meditation in Silicon Valley

A comprehensive list of organizations & groups that offer meditation classes, group sittings and lectures in Silicon Valley, California.
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What are some special moments in your life that bring you joy?
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