Welcome to my blog, where I aim to inspire, motivate and provoke thought. Enjoy!
Seize the opportunity
It was a Tuesday, 27 August 2019, when I noticed a shout-out
on the Radio Sangam Whatsapp group. The CEO said he had been invited to work on
a Bollywood film as an extra. It was set in a male prison. Did anyone want to
I did not expect it to be a paid opportunity, but it sounded like an adventure, and I had nothing to lose by throwing my hat in the ring.
The world is full of guides
Over the years, I have spoken to many people whom I would consider to be self-actualised, awakened, enlightened, wise… there are many different names for it. In my experience, they all had something in common.
I wasn’t completely green
When I first took on the role of radio presenter, I was already an accomplished communicator; professional writer, martial arts instructor, mindfulness coach and trainer. Shaping ideas, knowing how to express them with clarity, and having the courage to let others hear my voice was not an issue. So, what did I learn?
In case you are wondering, the symbol in the logo is a character from the Chinese kanji writing system. It represents “zen” in Japanese or “chán” in Mandarin Chinese.
The words “zen” and “chán” roughly translate as “meditation” or “quietude”. Some say the real meaning cannot be put into words any more than the concept of this moment can.