Life area: Spirituality

7 Things Happy People Do

18 Apr, 2012 0 comments All life areas

What is the secret to happiness? Why is it that some people are happier than others? We often find ourselves asking these questions. Some of us might have met people whose lives might be tougher than ours, but their happiness quotient is higher. We might wonder if these people do something different that makes them have a more positive outlook on life. Here’s a quick look at 7 things happy people do:

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Importance of Being Content

26 Mar, 2012 0 comments All life areas

It is often said that life is short and therefore should be utilized to the maximum. However, many of us are sick of the daily grind that is life, and discontentment is often more common than contentment. The truth is there is no need to run away to the mountains and live like a hermit to be contented with life. With some minor changes to your attitude, and to your lifestyle, you can easily be one of those people who constantly have a smile of contentment on their lips.
So where do you start when trying to be contented with life? There isn’t a set of rules  for where and when you can begin; you can start wherever you like. That’s why this article is broken up into several sections, and each section describes an area of life that you can make minor or major changes to and get some peace. So are you ready to become a better person and make peace with life? Let’s start then!

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Self Growth: 5 Challenges to Undertake

18 Mar, 2012 0 comments All life areas

When we talk about self growth and personal development, there are numerous questions that arise. What does it mean to engage in personal development? More often than not, people expect results which help them gauge their performance outwardly, forgetting that self growth is something extremely personal, and should be treated that way. The path to self growth and development is one an individual takes himself and for this reason, the first rule of self growth is to look inward, not outward. And naturally, since there are different meanings attached to self growth for each one of us, the route we take towards it will also be different. However, no matter which route one takes in the quest for self growth, be it by making a bucket list of things to do, or learning something new, there are challenges associated with it. We bring you 5 challenges you should undertake if you’re considering a serious recourse to personal development. Have a look:

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5 things to be Grateful for in your Life

24 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

When it comes to identifying things we’d rather not have in our lives, the task turns out to be simpler than we thought. But can you say the same about things you should be grateful for? Sometimes, the things we take most granted are the ones which deserve most of our gratitude as well. It’s not all too difficult either, one only needs to stop and think about the various things around us, big or small which make us who we are. Gratitude need not be expressed with material gifts or words of kindness either. It is more of an inner state of being which influences your entire outlook about the world. We all must take that step towards thanking people and nature for giving us an opportunity to explore life. Gratitude does not take your time, it is something you must carry with you no matter where you go or who you become. Here’s a list of five things we all must be grateful for:

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Declutter your mind and workspace today!

03 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

The true workoholic knows the importance of de-cluttering. Be it the workspace or your mental space, one cannot deny the amount of trash that can accumulate in our environments, all of which can bring down your productivity and affect your overall capacity to work and live efficiently. The mind has to go through a variety of stresses on a daily basis, and finding calm in the chaos of everyday life is challenging, but essential. Mental calm and peace is directly linked to our productivity at work. Your well-being is not just what you eat or drink, but also what and how you think. De-cluttering your mind and workspace is about elimination. It’s about finding what needs to be there and deserves attention over what one can do without. This is easier said than done when it comes to your mind. But if you feel you forget things a lot lately, can’t seem to make decisions or feel confused in your personal life, you need to clear your mind and work environment. Here’s how you can start:

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The Beginner’s Guide to Minimalism

22 Jan, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Productivity experts the  world over are paying increasing attention to Minimalism as a way of life. But what is minimalism? Is it a new concept, or something that is seeing a resurgence? In simple terms, minimalism is reducing to the essential. It is the “simple life.” By eliminating the unnecessary, we focus our resources on what is important and what gives us happiness.

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Your Quick Guide to Conscious Living

03 Jan, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Do you ever feel like you are losing track of your feelings and what your goals are in life? We all want to be included in the fast-paced world of today, but often in the process, we sacrifice our uniqueness in order to be something we are not. Conscious living is all about being aware of your actions and their consequences, about knowing how you feel and why and giving importance to the things that add value to your life. This form of consciousness comes naturally to some people, but the majority of us need to consciously stop and reevaluate our lives in order to get in touch with what is best for us. Here’s how you can start:

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