Category: Motivation

Motivation: REVISION TIMETABLE for Prelims 2017 – Don’t worry if you are not able to keep up with it.

Note: Read till the end It is encouraging to read many positive feedback about this year’s revision plan (despite cutting it short to 45 days plan) The intention of this post is to address few concerns expressed by those who are finding it difficult to follow and also to provide little dose of motivation: a) I am not able to...

MOTIVATION: Ground Realities – Why IAS is Worth all the Sacrifices

    Ground Realities – Why IAS is Worth all the Sacrifices Raju Mishra, IAS     I stand here today having served nearly a year in the challenging field, away from the comforts and care free life that LBSNAA provides. In contrast to the soothing views of the mountains one sees at 5am each day en route for morning  PT in...

MOTIVATION: Karma Yoga

    Karma-yoga Shreya Kabir To how many of you did it ring a bell? I am sure people from philosophy optional can give a full-fledged lecture on this! Of the paths of spiritual liberation, in Hinduism karma yoga or Nishkama Karma is the path of unselfish action, as stated in the Bhagavad Gita. It teaches that a spiritual seeker...

MOTIVATION: Keep calm & carry on!

     Keep calm & carry on! Shreya Kabir   Target set. I will run for 10 minutes on the treadmill today. The first minute seems torturing, thinking about the arduous remaining 9 minutes. By the end of 5 minutes, I get comfortable and start to enjoy my run. But! As soon as I am at 7 minutes, my mind...

MOTIVATION: Just do it, anyway!

  Just do it, anyway! Shreya Kabir Sitting in my room and studying devoutly the current affairs for today, 2-3 friends of mine happen to barge into the room for the usual daily gathering! One of them was sharing her recent feat of getting selected in the top law firm for internship; the other was one of the leading speakers...