A happy life is about memories, and not about things money can buy.

It’s payday.  The salary deposit hits your account. You find yourself swiping your card more in a day than your thumb ever does through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter combined. The heady rush of instant gratification that accompanies buying new clothes, trendy sneakers and expensive jewellery gives you a quick high—one that is short lived.  You… Continue reading A happy life is about memories, and not about things money can buy.

Surround yourself with shiny, happy people all around

You want to be happy. So does everyone else.  But did you know that happiness will elude you if you surround yourself with people who are habitually unhappy? Happiness is not a state you can reach overnight, but you certainly will find a world of difference when you cut-off or limit your time with negative… Continue reading Surround yourself with shiny, happy people all around

In Bhutan, happiness means more than an individuals pursuit for instant gratification

The term “Gross National Happiness”  or G.N.H was first coined by HH Jigme Singye Wangchuck, Bhutan’s fourth Druk Gyalpo, or Dragon King.  This concept, however, has a much stronger impression in the Kingdom of Bhutan. For the Bhutanese, ‘happiness,’ does not mean fun, pleasure, thrill, excitement or any other such temporary fleeting senses. Happiness is… Continue reading In Bhutan, happiness means more than an individuals pursuit for instant gratification

Seven things that can help you save the world without feeling like a wimp. Going green is also easy.

Depending on where you live, putting on a green self-image can mean new friends or even better job opportunities. Some of you may think going green is being wimpy. Some others think that portraying yourself as pro-green can damage your image or make you look wimpy in front of your friends, say, like swapping your… Continue reading Seven things that can help you save the world without feeling like a wimp. Going green is also easy.