Her Strength

Scribbled Stories, Life Lessons, Random Ramblings

In her words, there's hidden strength and wisdom derived from ages of endurance and persistence. Kalyani S Kakade

Sunday Snapshot #12

Sunday Snapshots, Phone Photography, Seascapes, Pasir Ris Beach, Parjanya

Sharing this Sanskrit shloka explaining the importance of the raincloud, Parjanya is called and given the full status of divine power alongside the other Vedic gods for his procreative power.  नवमासधृतं गर्भं भास्करस्य गभस्तिभिः। पीत्वा रसं समुद्राणां द्यौः प्रसूते रसायनम्॥ Nava-māsa-dhṛtaṃ garbhaṃ bhāskarasya gabasthibhiḥ | Pītvā rasaṃ samudrāṇāṃ dyauḥ prasūte ras’-āyanam || For Nine months, … Continue reading Sunday Snapshot #12

Neophyte’s Art and Craft

Indian Folk Art, Madhubani Painting, Hobby, Art and Craft

I am inquisitive. What do most people do when they cannot doze off the moment they hit the sack. Nah… Nah. I am not about to start a write-up covering 10 points to cure insomnia. Here, I am talking about just one of those rare times when your eyelids are wide apart with your eyes … Continue reading Neophyte’s Art and Craft

Sunday Snapshot #11

Sunday Snapshots, Phone Photography, Nature, Flower blooms, Petunias

I caught these two dainty little ladies enjoying and swinging in the light early morning breeze; the purple beauties had to be preserved.  Hence this Sunday's Snapshot of these Petunias. Mexican petunia, to be precise. They are also called Mexican bluebells because of their shape. They are known as purple showers as they grow rampantly, … Continue reading Sunday Snapshot #11

Autobiography of a Yogi ~ One of my favorite books

Books, Autobiography of a Yogi, Inspiration, Positive thoughts, Astrology, Paramhansa Yogananda

"The message boldly blazoned across the heavens at the moment of birth is not meant to emphasize fate—the result of past good and evil—but to arouse man's will to escape from his universal thralldom." As you can see, these lines talk about astrological prediction, birthtime, fate, and Karma. These lines are from the 16th Chapter … Continue reading Autobiography of a Yogi ~ One of my favorite books

Akshaya Tritiya 2022

Hindu Festivals, Akshaya Tritiya, Sanskrit Learning, Sanatana Dharma

Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Akshaya Tritiya. Hey, Akshay Tritiya 2022 is here. And so are all the advertisements for bringing in luck, prosperity, auspiciousness, eternal joy, and everlasting peace by buying the precious yellow metal. So, are you all heading to your favorite jeweler? I have consistently followed this ritual for the past … Continue reading Akshaya Tritiya 2022

Sunday Snapshot #10

As always sharing this random click of this light turquoise wall and the wall plates. A beautiful memory of a holiday a long long time ago in the mountains of Chiang Mai, Thailand. Have a beautiful Sunday, friends 💕 Kalyani S Kakade 16, Vaishakha Shukla Paksha, Pratipada 2079 Rakshasa, Vikrama Samvata Singapore, 01 May 2022 … Continue reading Sunday Snapshot #10

Monday Musings #31

Kind people are real Healers!Because kindness is soothing.Because kindness is comforting.Because kindness is Pacifying. On that healing, soothing, pacifying, and comforting note, have a beautiful week ahead ny dear Adbhut friends.💕 Kalyani S Kakade 10, Vaishakha Krishna Paksha, Dashami 2079 Rakshasa, Vikrama Samvata Singapore, 25 April 2022 Monday