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Insights from Inner Engineering talks about the famous spiritual guru, Sadhguru’s journey into self-reflection and outward execution. Like many of us, having grown up in a middle-class family, he was encouraged to do well academically, achieve accolades in school and college and settle into a good job. But, even as...

Key takeaways from these international bestsellers is the perfect way to start your reading journey in 2021. You can now read multiple books in the time it would take you to read one! Here’s a list of 6 life-changing books that you can read in one go.  Insights from The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg in 15...

In the #1 international bestselling book Outliers: The Story of Success, published in 2018, Malcolm Gladwell shows that success is actually achieved through certain social factors and a great amount of hard work. He argues that success depends on giving people an opportunity to succeed. Interestingly, before he became...

Rujuta Diwekar is one of India’s top nutritionists and the author of three bestselling books, including Don’t Lose Your Mind, Lose Your Weight, the country’s highest-selling diet book. Her 12-week Fitness Project has helped millions of people across the world in achieving their fitness goals. Her advice and tips...

  The new bible of decluttering – Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up – is more than just a how-to book. Underlying the tidying tips is a powerful philosophy on handling our cluttered lives. Kondo’s book set off a decluttering craze across the globe.  Here are three key takeaways from her #1...

Chanakya, who lived in 3rd Century BC, was the ultimate leadership guru. His Arthashastra is a timeless text that inspired Radhakrishnan Pillai to write the national bestseller Corporate Chanakya which is essentially a primer on effective leadership and management skills. Business today faces both healthy and...

  Life changes, whether we like it or not. And Dr. Spencer Johnson’s disarmingly simple, but powerful book will make you reevaluate your perspective towards life from the very first page. It follows the physical and emotional journeys of four characters – Sniff, Scurry, Hem and Haw – as they search, find, lose,...

  When you are driving home after a long day and don’t feel like cooking dinner, it makes sense to stop by a McDonalds – it’s cheap and tastes good. One meal of processed food can’t be that bad, right? But habits emerge without our permission. Studies indicate that people usually don’t intend to eat fast food...

Most success books published in the last century make more or less the same argument – you need to revamp your personality to achieve success. On the other hand, Stephen Covey in his bestselling book ‘7 Habits of Highly Effective People’ says that it is not your personality ethic but your character ethic that is...

  Sanjay Dutt’s life is a story of epic proportions. He has always lived under the media spotlight. His life has been documented in print and on film right from his birth. Even his very name was the result of a competition held by a film magazine where readers sent in their suggestions to his superstar parents,...