The world we live in right now is as uncertain as it has always been. Yet this year has given us a first-hand experience of how fickle this universe can be. You either adapt to the changing times or you stay stuck and lose everything. You keep on fighting others to survive. One more fight that everyone must take part in is the fight within. The fight between who we think we should be and who we are. But no one talks about this fight; everyone is focused only on surviving that they forget that our existence is for flourishing and not just surviving.
Flourishing means to live at an optimal level of human functioning. It means that we find meaningful work, which gives us fulfillment in our lives. We can connect to people around us at a deeper level. To flourish is to live a good life filled with happiness which is composed of three major elements- positive emotions, engagement, and meaning according to Dr. Seligman, author of Authentic Happiness. This sounds good but the path is not easy. Growth is never linear; you feel like you are on the right track one day and on the other completely lost.Add a comment Read more: TO GIVE AND RECEIVE SUPPORT
Asharikandi, is now a highly focused village after Prime Minister mention its name in one of his Man Ki Bat in September.
In an hour, artisans of Asharikandi created history by making 150 Gandhiji busts in terracotta style with clay and to remember him on his 150th birth anniversary.
Since after mentioning of Asharikandi doll making by Dhubri's Asharikandi by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi in Man Ki Bat and its prospect in worldwide doll market, aired by All India Radio programme in September, it rejuvenated the artisans and people of Dhubri as well.Add a comment Read more: Asharikandi: Terracotta Artistry
We have to put a stop to the domino effect of terrible beauty across the world. Humankind is engaged in a fierce battle, the battle of survival. A new brush is needed to paint green the nightmarish apocalyptic landscape of the world.
The pandemic lockdown has become a valuable coefficient of understanding of our life at close quarters on this planet which has also led to revisualising a partly hallucinatory cum contradictory vision of the human life in the coming future.Add a comment Read more: Post Covid Scenario: A rigmarole of conjectures
The ruling BJP in Tripura has faced a serious crisis following a large scale dissidence against Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb and party State President Dr Manik Saha over deteriorating governance due to mal-administration and organizational failure within two and half years of power. Not only the legislators and BJP workers, the vindictive attitude of Chief Minister has hostile media, opposition parties, business communities and bureaucracy. He was also accused by his party legislators of misleading the BJP central leaderships to shield his failure. The party insiders here accused both Deb and Saha of hatching conspiracy against an influential section of BJP leaders and party MLAs for their own interest and misguided the central leadership. According to a report, over 20 BJP MLAs and a group of senior BJP leaders have united against the Chief Minister and a team of legislators has held a series of meetings with central leaders in New Delhi recently and explained the situation in detail.Add a comment Read more: Dissidence against Tripura CM: BJP In Deep Crisis