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Dec
18
Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life by Héctor Garcia and Francesc Miralles

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life by Héctor Garcia and Francesc Miralles

Victor Frankl’s Man’s Search got Meaning is closely related with Ikigai. Ikigai (生きがい) is the Japanese word that is roughly translated into “reason to live”.
4 min read
Dec
09
The Princess and the Political Agent by Binodini (translated from Manipuri by L Somi Roy)

The Princess and the Political Agent by Binodini (translated from Manipuri by L Somi Roy)

Sanatombi is fierce, unruly, defiant and independent. Sanatombi is the eldest child and daughter of Maharaja Surchandra of Manipur. As
3 min read
Dec
09
5 Books Bill Gates Recommends for 2020

5 Books Bill Gates Recommends for 2020

Bill Gates has just shared his 5 book recommendations for the year 2020, a year he calls, ‘a lousy year’
4 min read
Dec
07
Stories of the past: Recalling our ancestors in Chansa Makan’s Living Ghosts and Other Uncanny Stories

Stories of the past: Recalling our ancestors in Chansa Makan’s Living Ghosts and Other Uncanny Stories

Living Ghosts and Other Uncanny Stories (2020) is a semi-fiction book by Chansa Makan. This book is a collection of folktales, legends and real life stories interlaced with eerie and chilling narratives. It has seven uncanny stories where one of them is a series.
3 min read