The fathomless ocean identifies with its volatile surface; Only when it truly stills, does it perceive the long forsaken truth.
I travelled to places far,And saw as far as went my sight.Despite this wait of many hours,I found no end to this plight. I heard the speech of many a man,Which gave peace to all but me,And say this for sure I can,I still didn’t find any glee. I tasted many a herb,many glories toContinue reading “Search for Truth”
Rein in the wild horses, or their own path they shall find,Conquer your senses, or they shall conquer your mind. -Ishaan
Sometimes if you lookJust a step deeper, evenThe darkness glows brightyet blinded by inner dark,we choose not to seek the truth. -Ishaan So this is my first Tanka everyone! Tell me what you think!
Absence of Virtue,is the source of all Evil.Candles kill the Dark.
Franklin D Roosevelt once said: “Courage is not the absence of fear, but the assessment that something else is more important than fear.” We all fear something or the other. In fact, if a person tells you he fears nothing, he is afraid of the truth. But does that fear make you a coward? DefinitelyContinue reading “Fear and Courage”
If you can’t give the lantern kerosene, don’t ask It to give you light.
All shall be revealed, if you shall listen to the whispers of silence…
They say that there is a spark inside each of us, and all it needs is to be ignited. Once it is given the fuel, it becomes unquenchable. It consumes all that is fed to it, and comes out stronger. However, a flame which is still growing is easy to put out. A few dropsContinue reading “There’s a Spark in YOU”
Aditya sat down on the bench at the bus-stop with a sigh of relief. It was his daily routine to take a bus to the office. He was early today, which meant he had some time to think peacefully. He had been under a lot of stress lately. His boss was making unreasonable demands andContinue reading “Who are You?”
He was so busy looking at the mirror, he forgot to look at himself. He was so busy seeing his reflection, he forgot to reflect. He was so focussed on what’s outside, he forgot there was something within.
We all have been running in circles. We have been running in circles ever since humankind evolved. We wish to get out of it, yet we are afraid of trying. Our lives have fallen into a predictable pattern. Wake up, eat, get ready, leave for work, come back at night, and sleep. We hate ourContinue reading “Running in Circles”
How are you all? Yesterday, i posted a Haiku on my blog, titled Illusion. For those who didn’t read it, here is the content: A rope in the dark, Is often scarier than A visible snake -Ishaan So a few minutes had passed since it had been posted, when one of my subscribers contacted meContinue reading “Philosphy of Rope and Snake”
A rope in the darkIs often scarier thanA visible snake.