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Read vidya sury
Personal development


Dear Vidur, I just know I picked a favorite for the R word – Read. Coming from a family of avid readers, I am thrilled you have the bookworm bug too! One of my favorite soul smile moments is…

quiet vidya sury
Mindful Living


Dear Vidur, Have you ever wondered about how our mind works overtime? Even when we do nothing, those thinking wheels are constantly turning – going through a loop of planning, worrying, freaking out over things to do or simply…

persevere vidya sury
Personal development


Dear Vidur I juggled my favorite words for P –practice, prioritize, persist, persevere and of course, plan. I chose persevere because it is a must-have quality to achieve anything in life. Giving up is not an option, unless, as…

observe vidya sury
Mindful Living


Dear Vidur, “We have two ears and one mouth so we can listen twice as much as we speak.”  — Epictetus (AD 55 – c.135) Do you remember that fun game we played where each of us took a sheet…

nourish vidya sury
Mindful Living


Dear Vidur,  When I chose this word for you today, Nourish, the first thing that came to my mind is the home made porridge you would get so excited about when you were a baby. You would literally bouncing…

Make Memories

Dear Vidur, Today is a very special day for us – it is your Grandma’s birthday – she would have turned 70 today! You know, I never imagined a time when she wouldn’t be with us. How devastating it…

learn vidya sury
Book Review


Dear Vidur, As long as we live, we learn. And it is a good thing too, isn’t it? Life would be boring if learning had to stop. I am always amazed how we’re exposed to something new almost every…