Category: Suffering, Mental Sickness & Other Modern Age Maladies

Covid pandemic

Covid Pandemic – We are now witnessing Compassion Fatigue, saw people dying all around during the peak of 2nd wave

Covid Pandemic – We are now witnessing Compassion Fatigue, saw people dying all around during the peak of 2nd wave When Covid-19 broke about 14 months ago, no one could imagine that life would slap humanity so hard. We all thought that we were living in an age of advanced industrial revolution and we would […]

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Modern lifestyle led mental sickness

Modern lifestyle led mental sickness has created an endemic like situation

Modern lifestyle led mental sickness has created an endemic like situation Mental sickness and suicides are rising sharply in India Something has gone terribly wrong somewhere. The way we are increasingly encountering cases of mental sickness should seriously make us ponder. No section of society including the rich and mighty is spared from mental sickness. […]

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live well learn to suffer well

To live well, learn to suffer well

More than 2500 years back, Lord Buddha declared, “I teach suffering, its origin, cessation, and path. That’s all I teach”. The Four Noble Truths contain the essence of the Buddha’s teachings. The First Noble Truth, which is deceptively simple, yet very profound and lucid. It’s usually translated as “All life involves suffering “, or “All life is unsatisfactory “. […]

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Learn to handle mental stress through the art of doing nothing

Learn to handle mental and psychological stress through the art of ‘doing nothing’

Learn to handle mental and psychological stress through the art of ‘doing nothing’ We are all surrounded by the signs of a society under stress. Mental stress is becoming endemic in the modern world. Many of life’s situations may trigger a stress response in the body, problems such as inharmonious working conditions, overload of work, financial […]

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Boredom and Loneliness – Growing Epidemics of Modern Age

Boredom and Loneliness – Growing Epidemics of Modern Age

Boredom and Loneliness – Growing Epidemics of Modern Age In modern times, we are increasingly becoming busier. However, it doesn’t mean we are productively and meaningfully busy. Despite being busy, people are becoming bored and restless due to perpetual distractions. We are getting disconnected from our family and close friends. The quality of time to […]

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