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Spirited Circles – Nimesh Patel

November 18th, 2013 | No Comments

Fame and fortune crowned this gifted artist early on. He rocketed to stardom barely into his twenties. But Nimo remembers the dark despair of a night that found him lying awake at 2 AM with a searing question: “Is this it?”  In the eyes of the world he was living the dream but, “I was […]

Service – action and intention- Swara Pandya

October 11th, 2013 | 1 Comment

Is service just action or pure intentions or ‘bhav’, equally required ? reflections on service and spirituality and learnings from few service warriors who had no exit strategy and served till their last moment in life. Swara stays in Baroda, India and also hosts Awakin meditation circle in her home. Here’s few volunteer stories: Letters […]

Sanitation a way of life – Birju Pandya

October 7th, 2013 | No Comments

Can sanitation be a way of life ? Birju shares few personal experiences and learnings from Shri Ishwar Bhai patel, also fondly known as the toilet man of India. In Environmental Sanitation Institute, Ahmedabad, India. More about Birju

Spirited circles – Mallik Posanipalli

May 30th, 2013 | No Comments

Mallik returned to India after spending the majority of his life In the States. Post college he has primarily dedicated his time to self directed education and he is now focused on Holistic systems, Gift economy and the unfolding of organic Learning Societies. He is currently engaged in the Practice and Promotion of An Urban […]

Spirited Circles – Suma Varghese

January 26th, 2013 | No Comments

‘Can Work be the purest form of Self-expression?’ was the question Suma asked herself when she decided to quit her mainstream role as a journalist for a lifestyle magazine. Can it actually be something we derive joy from, a better understanding into ourselves? These thoughts may seem absurd to some, but to Suma they were […]