Meditation Retreat at Wat Pa Tam Wua Forest Monastery in Thailand

Since my first meditation retreat in early 2021, I have been to multiple monasteries/meditation centers to practice silent meditation retreats and I find great value in each of them. So, they have come to become a bit of a recurring theme in my blogs too.  Thailand being a Buddhist country, I was keen on going … Read more

Travel and Wealth Creation

Let’s get this out of the way, no one will pay you to travel the world (unless, of course, you come from wealth). So, there are primarily three ways you can travel – Travel on your savings Travel while working (remotely or taking up gigs) Create travel content that makes you money I have done … Read more

The stillness of Travel

As I sit at the foot of closed doors to a cafe, facing the national Highway, I’m reminded of the ‘ordinaryness’ of travel. It’s these moments stitched together that then form greater stories but often these moments get missed out. I appreciate the quietness of these moments – waiting for the bus, having tea by … Read more

Travel Induced Drift

Note: This is random rambling, there’s no structure to my thoughts because I’m trying to understand my mind as I write as well. I am just about getting back to life in Auroville after a week-long trip to Bangalore. A trip that was planned with the sole intention to catch up with friends, friends I … Read more

Elephant Orphanage visit at Udawalawa | Sri Lanka

I am usually not keen on any animal-related activities. Still, when I read that the transit home I came across on my evening walk was a rehabilitation center for elephants up to 5 years of age, I decided to give it a try. The Elephant transit home was set up by the Department of Wildlife … Read more