How we come across few hurdles on our paths. Four monks once decided to meditate silently without speaking for two weeks. They began with enthusiasm and no one said a word the whole day. By nightfall of the first day, the candle began to flicker and then went out. The first monk blurted out, “Oh, no! The candle is out.” The second monk said, “Hey! We are … Continue reading The Silent Retreat
These are crazy times to say the least. No matter what you are planning there is something that’s thwarting your plans down. If you are feeling down and need an inspiration here is a small incident. It was Sept 1939 and war had broken out in Europe. Ambalal Sarabhai was worried and insisted his brothers to come home immediately. Somehow, months into the war Vikram Sarabhai … Continue reading When Vikram Sarabhai worked from home.