From Darkness into ENLIGHTENMENT

Learning has always been central to the Indian ethos. Susan Philip traces the approach to education in India over the centuries ‘Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats beauty and youth,’ so said Chanakya, teacher and advisor to ancient Indian nobility. That’s the kind …

Get Inspired, Get Jack’d

Jack Daly has a 30-plus-year track record in sales and executive and entrepreneurial positions and has been called the best professional sales trainer in the United States. Rohini Manian chats with this avid speaker, award-winning author and 15-time Ironman competitor, who believes in living life to the fullest You are …

Indian Pride at Cannes 2019

Come May, the French Riviera turns into a celeb paradise, with some of the world’s most talented artistes and actors flocking the Cannes Film Festival. Deepa Kalukuri follows our divas who brought in the Indian flavour with elegance and panache as the world watched in awe Creative intelligence and trendiest …

Stepping into Dad’s Shoes

Not just showering love and care, fathers also show us the path that leads us to our future. On Father’s Day this June 16, we celebrate inspiring fathers and the children who followed their lead Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan Film star Amitabh Bachchan is an icon worshipped across India. For …

THE ULTIMATE UNION

  As the world gets ready to celebrate International Day of Yoga on June 21, Meera Srikant unravels the mysteries of Yoga that create a balance between body, mind and soul for a blissful life Yoga is the progressive settling of the mind into silence.Yoga is the progressive settling of …

A City Full of Sights

Las Vegas is not just casinos, Preeti Verma Lal shows as she guides us around the city This seems too far-fetched, but if I ever wriggled into a puncture-proof spacesuit, got whooshed beyond the stratosphere and pretended to be a highbrow astronaut, I know I can recognise the brightest place …

A Land of Colours

The decision to move to India was not an easy one for Young Nam Ahn and family, but they have been charmed since, says Seojin Park South Korean couple Young Nam Ahn and Jieun Hwang had been seeing each other only during weekends for 10 years since Ahn worked in …

Wearing Many Hats

She means business and her attachment to everything new and old is equally progressive. Filled with humility and passion, she finds opportunity in odd corners – be it in crafts, arts, books or sports. A thorough professional, Malavika Banerjee straddles many fields with ease. Anurima Das tries to unravel them …

India’s Cricketing Carnival – IPL

Summer threatens with several forms of fevers. But the one Indians look forward to with eagerness is the Indian Premier League – IPL – fever, says Janani Nagarajan The exhilarating, edge-of-seat action of the format, allied with the glamour of Bollywood celebrities, global cricketing talent, the interest of business tycoons …

A-Z of Buddhism

Around 2,500 years ago, a young prince walked out of his palace to try and find the meaning of life. Leaving a life of luxury, he embarked on one of starvation, but failed to find enlightenment. He then decided to follow the Middle Path between the two extremes, and after …