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A Day as a Replica of the Whole Life

I came across this sentence “Evening of his own life” in the book Chicken Soup for the Soul: Indian Teachers. Perhaps it was this sentence that led me to the following concept: A day in our life is a replica of our whole life. Training Phase: Think about it. A child spends many of the initial […]

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Logic, Free Energy and Social Pathology

Warning: Rant It’s so infuriating to see things happening illogically! I am the kind of person who gives a lot of importance to things like efficiency, logic and science. It’s very challenging to write about this. One of the reasons why is the frustration it brings up even thinking about how messed up and illogical […]

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⌨️ Perfectionism, Inertia and Blogging

I started this blog to express my views and share my insights. I wanted to share what I learned, with others and my future self. This blog is a digital extension of my self. But, there is one challenge that I have been facing: the urge to write ‘perfect’ posts, leading to inertia. I was […]

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🩺 Difference Between Psychiatrists and Psychologists

Many of the people I met don’t know the differences between a psychiatrist and a psychologist. As these professions deal with people’s wellbeing, I thought why not clarify it briefly. Some of these points (like the degrees mentioned) might apply only to Indian context. Qualifications: Psychiatrist: MBBS + MD (Psychiatry) Psychologist: BSc/BA + MSc/MA (Many […]

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🦸 The Giants on Whose Shoulders I Stand

Newton is famously quoted as saying, “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.” Knowledge is cumulative. Every human builds upon existing knowledge. If I am using a computer to write this blog post today, it is because of the thousands of years of incremental innovation that others have […]

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👴 Mental Aging

Watching and listening to Dave Asprey on London Real show has inspired me to write about this concept that I have been exploring since long. First, we need a way to figure out if you have been mentally aging unnecessarily and by how much. One of the ways is to ask yourself if you would dance spontaneously […]