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Decoding Life

Decoding Life

By Ravindra Puri
Life is like a Jigsaw puzzle and and we cannot solve this puzzle easily. "Decoding life" is my effort to focus on the missing pieces of jigsaw puzzle called life.
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"Episode 81: What do we want in Life?"

Decoding Life

"Episode 82: I,me,myself and none of these"
I,me,myself and none of these
August 12, 2022
"Episode 81: What do we want in Life?"
What do we want in life?
August 13, 2021
"Episode 80 : Practicing detachment in Corporate life.."
Practicing detachment in Corporate life..
June 06, 2021
"Episode 79: If only I knew it.."
"If only I knew it.."
June 05, 2021
" Episode 78:Why do we get angry? "
Why do we get angry?
May 22, 2021
"Episode 77- The ultimate formula to avoid any kind of frustration...."
The ultimate formula to avoid any kind of frustration....
May 15, 2021
Episode 76: Pleasure & pain are unreal
Pleasure & pain are unreal
April 25, 2021
Eposode 75: "Science, Superstition and spirituality"
Science, Superstition and spirituality
March 29, 2021
Episode 74: "Holi- Colours of love"
"Holi- Colours of love"
March 28, 2021
Episode : 73 "Life is a play"
"Life is a play"
March 27, 2021
"Episode 72 : Keep Moving"
"Keep Moving"
March 22, 2021
"Episode 71- What we eat, makes who we are..."
What we eat, makes who we are
March 05, 2021
"Episode 70:How big is your problem?"
How big is your problem?
December 28, 2020
"Episode 69:TaKing pride in broken things"
TaKing pride in broken things
December 27, 2020
"Episode 68: Four things that decide our Karma"
"Episode 68: Four things that decide our Karma"
December 25, 2020
"Episode 67-What's in a name?"
What's in a name?
December 21, 2020
Episode 66-One thing that can help you to avoid suicidal thoughts
One thing that can help to avoid suicidal thoughts
December 10, 2020
"Episode 65- Your Manager or CEO, your mind or Soul, Who is important?"
"Episode 65-Your Manager or CEO, your mind or Soul, Who is important?"
December 05, 2020
Episode 64:You don't need to become a Monk to find peace
You don't need to become a Monk to find peace
December 04, 2020
Episode 63-Why do we need to learn self-inquiry?
Why do we need to learn self-inquiry?
December 02, 2020
"Episode 62:Is social media reason for our disturbed mind?"
Is social media reason for our disturbed mind?
November 24, 2020
"Episode 61-The law of fate & destiny"
"Episode 51-The law of fate & destiny"
November 01, 2020
"Episode 60: Fear, Ego & Stupidity"
"Episode 60: Fear, Ego & Stupidity"
October 23, 2020
"Episode 59-Why do yogic practices fail?"
Why do yogic practices fail?
October 19, 2020
"Episode 58-Sex to sexual union- Key to lasting love and relationship"
Sex to sexual union- Key to lasting love and relationship
October 18, 2020
"Episode 57- What no one talks about meditation"
"Episode 57- What no one talks about meditation"
September 30, 2020
"Episode-56 :How to stop Mind's chatter?"
How to stop Mind's chatter?
September 23, 2020
"Episode 55-Things they don't tell you about sex"
Things they don't tell you about sex
September 21, 2020
"Episode 54:When your breath defines your personality"
When your breath defines your personality
September 17, 2020
Epidsode 53- 'Marriage'- Isn't it a joke?
Epidsode 53- 'Marriage'- Isn't it a joke?
September 15, 2020
Episode 52:"Moving from drakness towards light"
Sadness is darkness, stress is Darkness, hatred is Darkness, laziness is Darkness, anger is darkness. The more we embrace this darkness, more we get lost into it. Darkness will be there, we can't avoid it. We need to use the darkness against the darkness.
September 12, 2020
Episode 51: Do people in the corporate world really need to learn meditation?
Do people in corporate world really need to learn meditation?
August 30, 2020
Episode 50: "Science of emotions"
Emotions are nothing but desires. Desire- either to perpetuate the situation if pleasurable or to escape out it if painful. Here is my episode on vedic science of emotions.
August 16, 2020
"Episode 49: Finding self treasure"
Things like job loss, broken relationship won't affect you if you know your self treasure. Finding self treasure is an interesting process.
August 08, 2020
"Episode 48: One thing that can start a war or distroy relationship"
One thing is common in all major problems in the world . Whegher it is war, election, relationship problems- all these things are based on ego. Ego is enougn to start a war or to distroy a relashionship. Your egonis your worst enemy.
July 19, 2020
Episode 47-Basis of relationship: Love vs Sex
There are many common things between love and sex. When you talk about a man and woman having sexual relationship, they may not be in love and a man and a woman can love each other without having sexual relationship.
July 18, 2020
"Episode 46: Mastering emotions through creativity"
When you spend your energy on things which you cannot control, shift your energy to something which you can create.
July 17, 2020
"Episode 45-One thing that can change your perception about past"
Past can be disturbing. Past can ruin your presence. Here is one thing you need to know about past.
July 12, 2020
"Episode 44-Most powerful way to overcome anger"
Anger does not solve problem, anger creates new problems. Overcoming anger is not accepting defeat, ita all about finding alternative way to the solution.
July 08, 2020
"Episode 43-Extraordinary thing called 'Life'..."
Having a job and earning livelihood is an important part of life, but it's just a small part of life. Life is extraordinary and profound. Unfortunately, most of us expolre only a small part of life.
July 05, 2020
Episode 42-"Those tears have got power, don't hold them back"
As an adult we always suppress our emotions. It creates a huge reservoir of emotions in our subconscious mind waiting to explode in the form of mental health issues or somemkind of physical ailment.
July 02, 2020
"Episode 41-And now... Yoga"
When you are done with trying everything to find answers to your problems but failed then try yoga.
June 28, 2020
"Episode 40 : Setting up goals- Daruma way..."
life is like a race. Everyone runs for a reward, but not everyone acheives it. What happens when you don't acheive the reward. Here is how you can set up a goal- Daruma way.
June 26, 2020
"#39.MaKing 'Balancing' a habit"
Life is a balance. What we say, eat, feel,do, they all require balance.Emotional balance is equally important. Hers is my podcast on how to make balancing a habit.
June 14, 2020
"#38.What do you do for healing?"
What do you do for healing?
June 11, 2020
"#37.Is everything planned?"
"Is everything planned?"
June 10, 2020
"36.Should we really worry about death?"
Should we really worry about death?
June 06, 2020
"Illusions of life"
"Illusions of life"
June 03, 2020
"Living a life of purpose"
"Living a life of purpose"
June 02, 2020
"Are you a victim of herd mentality?"
"Are you a victim of herd mentality?"
May 31, 2020
"How can we have a creative mind?"
"How can we have a creative mind?"
May 30, 2020
"In search of peace and happiness"
In search of peace and happiness
May 28, 2020
"Power of forest bathing"
Power of forest bathing
May 27, 2020
"In search of life"
People think that they have life. You don't get life, you have to search for life.
May 25, 2020
One thing that can take away all your worries..
One thing that can take away all your worries..
May 24, 2020
The secret of controlling mind...
Many people complain about lack of concentration, difficulties in meditating, stress, anxiety etc. There is a secret to control the mind.
May 22, 2020
Where does confidence come from? .
Where does confidence come from?
May 21, 2020
Biggest enemy of mindfulness....
If you are in a battle , you need to know your enemy well. If you don't know who your enemy is, then how will you fight the battle.?
May 20, 2020
Slow down- it's life, not a race....
It seems everyone is in hurry these days. Hurry for everything. Hurry to complete education. hurry to get a job, then to get promotion. Hurry to get married, then to have kids, Hurry to send kids to school, hurry to get retired . then finally people slow down and realize, why did they hurry?.
May 18, 2020
Conquering the fear....
Many of us have fear. We want to get rid of unwanted fear but sometimes it is so deep rooted in our mind that it becomes really difficult to avoid fear.
May 17, 2020
One thing you need in Covid 19 situation
I am not talking about a vaccine or medication, I am talking about something more important than that.
May 17, 2020
Life is an exam, we need to pass it
Growing number of stress related cases is becoming a serious problem. What is more serious is, a significant number of people can't handle stress and commit suicide.
May 15, 2020
If it hurts, let it go...
Bad memories keep us haunting when we refuse to let it go. We need to learn to let go unwanted things.
May 14, 2020
Personal transformation- What is it?
Personal transformation is one of the most important aspect of our life , but Mostly ignored. It's like our breath. Breath is important but very few pay attention and try to improve it.
May 13, 2020
Internal wellbeing- key to employee retention
A right balance of external wellbeing and internal wellbeing helps to create loyal employees.
May 12, 2020
Meditating to a different world
The world in our subconscious Mind has answers to many of our life problems. But to get these answers , we need to travel there.
May 11, 2020
Life is like a complicated maze. How true is it?
Life is not complicated and we will never get lost in the life. Its just that we need to keep walking.
May 10, 2020
Turning lonliness into solitude
Lonliness is a negative state, marked by sensen of isolation; solitude is the state of being alone without being lonely.
May 09, 2020
One reason why you can't practice mindfulness
Trying to practicing mindfulness is like trying to manage the symptom when you need to manage the cause as well.
May 07, 2020
Monk who defined spirituality for a corporate professional
Stress and anxiety are the signs of spiritual weakness. What does spirituality mean for a corporate professional?
May 06, 2020
One thing you should try to get rid of stress and anxiety
And agitated body leads to agitated mind. When you control your body, you can control your mind.
May 04, 2020
The power of an alchemy act
One hour of alchemy act every day, has power to transform a human being from good to great.
May 03, 2020
How to get rid of mental pain?
Who doesn't feel the mental pain. If the mental pain Is not addressed at the right time, it may have serious consequences.
May 01, 2020
Happiness demystified
Happiness is momentary. So where is the happiness?
April 30, 2020
One thing you should avoid in a relationship
What one person thinks is love and care, other person may think it as restrictions.
April 30, 2020
Three defects of mind we all need to know
Many people complain that their mind is not stable, they can't concentrate. This happens because of the defects of mind.
April 29, 2020
Five ways to change your thinking
We have to change something internally to change our thinking. Five ways described in this podcast can help you to change the way you think.
April 28, 2020
Experiments of life
Life is all about experimenting whether things work or not.
April 27, 2020
What will they say?
If you always do what others say, you will never be able to live the life you want.
April 26, 2020
April 25, 2020
April 25, 2020
Change is life
A cicada sheds the skin, goes through the change and this change gives a new life. Everg Change gives a new life.
April 24, 2020
The secret law of happiness
Its been there for ages. Its just that I found it recently. I am surprised because very few know about it. This is my effort to bring out the secret of happiness.
April 22, 2020
Who am I?
A rich man stumbled across this question and eventually he found the answer.
April 22, 2020