12 Science Laws And Theories To Enhance Life Success -Part 2

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“We have a hunger of the mind which asks for knowledge of all around us, and the more we gain, the more is our desire; the more we see, the more we are capable of seeing.”-Maria Mitchell, Astronomer This is part-2 of the 2 part series on science laws and theories to enhance you life success. Here is part-1. Moving on to part-2 now! 7. Law of Conservation of Energy “In questions of science, the […] Read more »

12 Science Laws And Theories To Enhance Life Success -Part 1

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“I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.”- Sir Isaac Newton, Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton Science has long been a matter […] Read more »

9 Effective Ways To Bust Through Excuses!

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“Don’t say you don’t have enough time or enough money to change the world. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Gandhi, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci and Jesus Christ.” ― Shannon L. Alder If you are like me, you have been bothered by excuses at some point of your life or another.  It seems that when things are going great, those pesky excuses come […] Read more »

10 Timeless Ideas On Life From The Yoga Master, BKS Iyengar

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“Change is not something that we should fear. Rather, it is something that we should welcome. For without change, nothing in this world would ever grow or blossom, and no one in this world would ever move forward to become the person they’re meant to be.” ― B.K.S. Iyengar Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar or BKS Iyengar was one of the greatest yoga teachers of recent times. BKS Iyengar was also fondly known as Guruji to […] Read more »

10 Unconventional Ways to be Highly Creative-2

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“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” ― Pablo Picasso What are some unconventional ways to be creative? This is Part-2 of the 2 part series on how to be creative by unconventional ways. You can read part-1 here. A summary of the first 5 ways: 1. Salvador Dali’s Slumber with […] Read more »

10 Unconventional Ways To Be Highly Creative- Part 1

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“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people” – Leo Burnett You are a creative individual. Over the years and over hours of practice, you may have begun accepting and unleashing your creativity. You display great curiosity in all things and do not miss an opportunity to be creative. You mix and match and you connect and combine. You have a sacred creative space, your […] Read more »

11 Inspiring Ways to Get Past Writer’s Block

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  “People have writer’s block not because they can’t write, but because they despair of writing eloquently.”- Anna Quindlen The dreaded writer’s block… If you are a fiction or a non-fiction writer, you may have faced this nemesis at some point of your writing experience. Even if you do not write for a living, you may sit at your laptop to craft that work email and then nothing happens. Your mind draws a complete blank […] Read more »

12 Personas That Can Supercharge Creativity and Innovation!

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“Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not. ”― Pablo Picasso I am a big believer in the power of changing your perspective to look at a problem in a different light. A new and possibly enhanced perspective may be highly beneficial to your creativity. For the longest time, unknown to myself, I had been using the power of personas to bring creative solutions to problems. Then […] Read more »

7 Ways To Apply The Scientific Method for Rapid Productivity!

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“For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.” ― Neil deGrasse Tyson A scientist walked into his laboratory in London after a two-week vacation with his family in 1928. Among the usual cluttered bench tops were a stack of culture plates that were sitting in a sink in the corner. […] Read more »

21 Amazing Life Tips From Maya Angelou

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“Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.” ― Maya Angelou Maya Angelou, the legendary poet and writer needs no introduction. It would be an understatement to say that her words of wisdom have uplifted and touched millions of people. I have always loved the wisdom and beauty encapsulated in Angelou’s words. I have admired her celebration of life and her tireless spirit. Here are 21 life tips from the amazing words and quotes […] Read more »

20 Practices That Can Make You Super Productive!

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“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” – Paul J. Meyer What are some ways to be super productive? Have you had days of great productivity where everything just moved along effortlessly? Have you also had days where you found it difficult to focus and get the things done that you had envisioned for the day and the week? There are some […] Read more »

15 Ideas From Plutarch That Can Transform Your Life

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Plutarch of Chaeronea was one of the more influential philosophers of the early period along with Augustine of Hippo and Aristotle of Stagira. Plutarch was an author, biographer and philosopher who was born in the ancient town of Chaeronea, Greece in 46 AD. Plutarch wrote more than 220 pieces of work in his lifetime. Some of his more important works include the Bioi parallēloi or Parallel Lives and a series of essays on various topics called the […] Read more »

18 Things that Highly Mindful People Do Differently-Part 2

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“True compassion is undirected & holds no conceptual focus. That kind of genuine, true compassion is only possible after realizing emptiness.”― Tsoknyi Rinpoche This is part-2 of the two part series on the things that highly mindful people do differently. You can read part-1 here. Here is a summary of part 1: 1. Being Mindful In The Present 2. Letting Go Instead Of Grasping or Having Excessive Attachment 3. Developing Acceptance 4. Allowing The Breath To […] Read more »

18 Things that Highly Mindful People Do Differently-Part 1

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“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.”― Steve Maraboli Have you ever wondered why some people seem to respond in a graceful manner when they are in a difficult situation while others simply react and seem to fall apart? Have you noticed how some people just seem to be more present in their life and seem to […] Read more »

14 Amazing Life Lessons From Chinese Proverbs

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“When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.” – Chinese Proverb For a very long time, I have been fascinated, moved, touched and intrigued by the limitless wisdom encapsulated in Chinese Proverbs. Over the years, I have also found great solace and simplicity in the timeless words of Chinese Proverbs. Even though they are very simple in their message, they are worth reading over several times because they present a […] Read more »

21 Archetypes and Personas That Block Your Creativity-Part 2

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“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” ― Pablo Picasso This is part-2 of the two part series on personas and archetypes that block your creativity. You can read part-1 here. The Archetypes and personas so far: 1. The Left Brained Person Archetype 2. The Great Expectations Archetype 3. The Perfect Creative Archetype […] Read more »

21 Archetypes and Personas That Block Your Creativity-Part 1

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“The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves. ” ― Carl G. Jung The famous psychologist Carl Jung described a collective model for the behavior and personality of people where he used the concept of the archetype. The meaning of the word archetype originated from the ancient Greek words of “arkhe” or ancient and “tupos” or […] Read more »

A Guide To Living Life from The Wisdom Of Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“All our progress is an unfolding, like a vegetable bud. You have first an instinct, then an opinion, then a knowledge as the plant has root, bud, and fruit. Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson was born in 1803 and was an American poet, essayist and lecturer who delivered more than 1500 public lectures and wrote numerous thought provoking essays and collections through […] Read more »

The Art And Science Of Gratitude!

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“Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so, let us all be thankful.” 
— Buddha Gratitude has been a popular word recently. There have been many mentions of gratitude everywhere. Have you wondered how some people are able to […] Read more »

12 Actionable Tips On Creativity From The Inimitable Twyla Tharp-Part 2

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“You may wonder which came first: the skill or the hard work. But that’s a moot point. The Zen master cleans his own studio. So should you.” ― Twyla Tharp, The Creative Habit This is part-2 of the two part series on how to be creative and actionable tips on creativity from Twyla Tharp. Read Part-1 here. A brief snapshot of Part-1: 1. Activating The Muse Within By Creative Cues 2. The Creative Engineer 3. The […] Read more »