More experiences with Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism

I have been diligently exerting myself in the practice of Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism for over a year now and have been having very interesting experiences. Unlike my last major experience, I would like to share some minor experiences I’ve had lately.

I really hope that by reading them, I inspire even one person to take up this faith.

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4 simple lessons which I learnt from Interstellar – What a Killer Movie!

Today was a great day. After a long time, I was fortunate to catch a decent movie on the big screen. Interstellar. Turned out, it happened to be a killer, mind-blowing film.

It happened to be so good that I wanted to actually sit down and write a review of the movie and my thoughts before, during and after watching it. I actually managed to learn some pretty interesting and important lessons from the movie. [Note: I have dropped in references from Indian mythology here and there so please bear.]

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Bakchodi Kam, Kaam Zyaada

“Do we talk more than we do?”

I keep questioning this habit, which pops up every once in a while.

It’s the easy way out. It’s how we can get to sit in AC offices and pass the buck around, without having to dirty out clothes, sweat it out, and do hard work.

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Airtel Half Marathon 2013 – My Experience

I have been wanting to run on the road ever since I’ve passed out of Welham, back in 2008. That was the last I ran in a half marathon. I had been thinking about it since forever but since I’d been constantly travelling and living in Hapur, it didn’t seem feasible.

It so happened that one of my colleagues recently signed up for Airtel’s Half Marathon scheduled for 15th December, 2013. I thought he was joking and assumed he was just doing it for fun. However, when he came to office late the next day and told us how he got up at 6 in the morning to run 7 KM, it really inspired me.

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