It’s that time of year. The time everyone is wondering what the new year will bring to them and their loved ones. They’re wondering what their resolution should be- what will make their lives more fulfilled in 2015. They’re reflecting on the year that has just passed- what it has taught them. And they’re sharing these thoughts with the world.… Read More New Year’s Resolutions You Won’t Hear – #HELLO2015
Tonight I went to a Persian poetry recital tonight hosted by the British Institute of Persian Studies and City’s Iranian society. Listened to some traditional and contemporary poetry by Rumi, Hafez to Aminpour and a Sitar performance by musician Anoosh Jahanshahi. Though I was looking forward to the event, but didn’t expect the impact it… Read More Persian Poetry: Finding What’s In Our Heart
Recently I’ve come to find myself lacking something within me. I don’t want it to come across cliché but the truth is I find myself lacking faith. I don’t know what my connection to God is, and I can’t define it. But I can tell through seeing my patience become impatience, and the weakness I… Read More Visiting temple will not fix my lack of faith
Here are the wishes we collected at Cally Festival! I may not have been able to solve wishes but the purpose of this project, is to offer some guidance to make you feel empowered, inspired and motivated to drive change in this world – both in terms of your personal life, and those around you.… Read More What would you wish for? 55 wishes revealed at Cally Fest!
Thank you to each and every person who visited our “Knowledge is Power” stall yesterday. Wishes that left on our wishtree were incredibly moving and I hope the day has given some inspiration and motivation. We are gathering up the wishes as we speak and will be posting responses soon! If you would like to… Read More Thank you for visiting us at Cally Festival
Since I’m always discussing and writing about the things I manage to get involved in, it’s time I wrote about the things I don’t. There are two reasons for this… 1: Reflection. I believe reflection of the positive and negative helps our well-being. Though this is conditional- it has to be for a purpose- to… Read More Rejection and Reflection: My application to Peace Conference of Youth
Matilda. Seen the film countless times. Read the book too. Her character never ceases to fascinate me. She takes so much negative energy from her personal life, and transfers it into something positive- something magical. And if we choose, the magic in Matilda can be a metaphor for the great things we can achieve in… Read More My Ickle Thoughts – Matilda, Knowledge and Limitations.