[InstaMotivation at 9pm] Plan for the Miracle! Be Realistic.

Coming from a Middle-class family and becoming an IAS officer, giving relief to the distressed, representing the nation in the forums, devising and implementing policies and programmes is no less than a Miracle. Once you become a Civil Servant, the socio-economic life of you and your family will elevate to a higher level. It would …

[InstaMOTIVATION at 9 pm] – What to do when People Laugh at you?

You have come to this UPSC preparation with so much of aspirations and ambitions. You wish to serve the nation. You want to make your parents proud. You seek to bring justice to the needy. You want to see yourself standing tall in front of the tri-color Indian flag. For this dream, you are putting …

MOTIVATION: Bring Single-minded Focus into your Preparation.

Patanjali says “तीव्रसंवेगानामासन्नः”  ‘tīvra-saṁvegānām-āsannaḥ”. It could be roughly translated as “Success is nearest to those whose Efforts are Sincere and Intense”.  Patanjali categorizes Seekers of Truth into 3 types. Like that, We can also divide the UPSC Aspirants into 3 types. The first one is a Kuthoohali, a person of Curiosity. He comes to this …

STRATEGY-2021: New Beginning from Tomorrow – Fixed Timing for Every Post to Ensure Consistency

From tomorrow we are starting a new episode in our efforts to help you regain control of your exam preparation and make sure that your attempt in CSE-2021 will be the best you can give from your end.  The new STHIR or STEADY-2021 initiative will ensure that you will bring absolute discipline into the way …

[TOPPER’S STRATEGY] Nidhin K Biju, Rank-89 CSE-2019: Insights Core Batch Student, Public Administration Optional

Hi everyone, I am Nidhin K Biju. I have secured an All India Rank of 89 in the civil service examination 2019. I am a graduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering. I’m writing this article to briefly explain my journey in the civil services,the challenges I faced and the strategy I used to overcome the …

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2020 – Week 59: The survival of democracy depends on its ability to lower social uncertainty

  Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2020 – Week 59 Archives 22 November 2020 Write an essay on the following topic in not more than 1000-1200 words: “The survival of democracy depends on its ability to  lower social uncertainty”   Join InsightsIAS Official Telegram Channel for Guidance and Motivation https://t.me/s/insightsIAStips  

[TOPPER’S STRATEGY] Keerthana H S Rank-167: Story of Grit and Persistence – Failed in 5 Prelims, IAS in 6th Attempt.

Hello friends, I am Keerthana H S – I have secured AIR 167 in 2019 UPSC CSE. This was my 6th attempt, I am 30 year old and was working full time till 2018 and as a freelancer till April 2019. I would like to thank my father Shri Srinivas H T, My mother Chandramma, …

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2020 – Week 57: Inequality can be Reduced by the Power of the Market rather than the Government

  Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2020 – Week 57 Archives 08 November 2020 Write an essay on the following topic in not more than 1000-1200 words: ” Inequality can be Reduced by the Power of the Market rather than the Government”   Join InsightsIAS Official Telegram Channel for Guidance and Motivation https://t.me/s/insightsIAStips  

[TOPPER’S STRATEGY] Jeydev C S, All India Rank – 5, CSE-2019, InsightsIAS OGP -2019 Student

“There are moments in a match when the ball hits the top of the net, and for a split second, it can either go forward or fall back. With a little luck, it goes forward, and you win.’                    — Match Point (2005, written and directed by …