Category Archives: Motivational Stories

Life Lessons from Mahabharata

By | March 15, 2024 8:01 pm

There are many stories in the Mahabharata, some which may not be mentioned in the orginal. But many of them are very interesting and provide deep insight. This is one such story: While the battle of Kurushetra was at its peak, Arjuna and Karna were fighting each other. It was a battle to witness, a… Read More »

Where does God live?

By | March 8, 2024 8:44 pm

There was a Brahmin, he used to earn his living by visiting homes and offering prayers. Once that Brahmin was called for worship from the palace of the king of the city. That Brahmin happily went to worship after receiving the invitation from the royal palace. When the Brahmin started coming home after completing the… Read More »

Inspirng Stories of Indian Sages

By | February 9, 2024 8:28 pm

by Swami Sivananda 1. TIRUVALLUVAR In Mylapore, Madras, there lived about two thousand years ago a born Siddha and born poet by the name of Valluvar, or, as he is more commonly known, Tiruvalluvar. He is regarded as an Avatara of Brahma. He married Vasuki and led the life of a householder to show people… Read More »

Life Lessons from Sequoia Capital

By | January 26, 2024 11:28 am

Michael Moritz, the billionaire head of Sequoia Capital, was asked by Charlie Rose why Sequoia was so successful. Moritz mentioned longevity, noting that some VC firms succeed for five or ten years, but Sequoia has prospered for four decades. Rose asked why that was: Moritz: I think we’ve always been afraid of going out of… Read More »

Getting Rich vs. Staying Rich

By | January 19, 2024 3:59 pm

By Morgan Housel Abraham Germansky was a multimillionaire real estate developer in 1920s. He also loved stocks, betting heavily as the market boomed. As the crash of 1929 unfolded, he was wiped out. And that was basically the end of Abraham Germansky. Germansky disappeared on October 24th, 1929. Later that week another investor in the… Read More »