On Effort & Silence…

Vishu has been a dear friend ever since I first met him. There was a spontaneous connection, a flow in conversation and more. Often, its not something you can figure out but with some people, friends, there is a certain chemistry. And its best not figured out. The only thing is to live it. To revel in it. He came for the Tao and added his song.. literally.. And he wrote this poem. Inspired by what flows in the Tao. Often people mistake what is present has something to do with me.. in fact, it is present when I am … Continue reading On Effort & Silence…

Slowing down to the Speed of Life..

As we allow more space and reduce the pace, somehow, we invite grace. I was conducting a program for a leading FMCG company and I shared with them this note (abridged version here) I had written many years ago. After reading this note one of the participants who had come from Singapore said that synchronistically he had read an article in the April 2010 Harvard Business Review with the title, ‘The Acceleration Trap’. He said that was the head version of this note and this is the heart version of that note 😉 An affluent industrialist said to the Master, … Continue reading Slowing down to the Speed of Life..