Tag Archives: Wisdom

Joseph Campbell’s “Pathways To Bliss”.

What do the title of this post and the image above have to do with each other?  Please wait till you reach the last paragraph.  But to reach there, please do go through this brilliant story told by Joseph Campbell. … Continue reading

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Wise Woman.

My readers and I know of one wise woman. This story reminds me of her! A wise woman who was traveling in the mountains found a precious stone in a stream. The next day she met another traveler who was … Continue reading

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Wisdom From Afghanistan.

There was a student who had been studying for many years at a madrassa. He had memorized the Koran and learned all the lessons his teacher taught. One day he went to his teacher and said, “I am ready to … Continue reading

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New Mast.

I have just changed the look of the mast on my blog. I have removed the “hindsight” of the elephant and instead inserted a rear view mirror showing lightening in the back. I had originally inserted the elephant’s rear in … Continue reading

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Wisdom With Foresight.

My byline is “Wisdom By Hindsight”. Someone decided that I was eligible for this message and sent it to me by email. I leave it to me readers to come to their own conclusions about the wisdom of the sender … Continue reading

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The Great Philosopher.

I have just commented on Conrad’s latest post and felt that my comments needed a bit of elaboration. Since he too seems to be a fan of Pickles cartoons, what better way than to return the compliment with a cartoon?

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National Problem !

This poem has been forwarded to me by Brig. (Retd) Gangadharan. It was composed by Col. (Retd) J J Smith, who is from the Bihar Regiment. He is a Sena Medal decorated officer who lost a leg in IPKF operations. … Continue reading

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Happiness, Contentment, Simplicity and Wisdom.

“Wisdom is the reward for listening over a lifetime.” This is a story that needs to be shared to illustrate how ordinary people achieve extraordinary things and lead happy lives without having to compromise on basic values. Anna, a fairly … Continue reading

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