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Born to Stand Out

Each minute of our life is a lesson but most of us fail to read it. I thought I would just add my daily lessons & the lessons that I learned by seeing the people around here. So it may be useful for you and as memories for me.

From my Childhood, I’ve been following inspiring leaders, writers and others on the cutting edge of thought leadership, and I’m still awed and amazed at how much there is out in the world to be inspired by.

In my line of work as a Life coach, Soft-Skill trainer, Tech Lead and blogger, I’m fortunate to connect with some awesome and amazing Men and Woman who invest deeply in ideas, thoughts and help their dreams become reality.  Success is an iceberg. When we learn about extremely successful leaders, we tend to see the tip of the iceberg. What we may fail to see is the hard work behind their success. IMG_3999.JPG

I remember being rendered speechless when someone asked me, “Who’s your role model?  Who inspires you?” The sad truth is that, at that time, the answer was “No one.” Today, I would like to speak about a young lady i.e. my friend “Nandita Narayan” who is so Inspiring and Motivating with her Ideas, moves and Personality. Her presence brings the change in environment and inspires many people around. There is something intriguing and compelling about a girl who lights up every room she walks in. Is it her style? No. Is it her long flowing hair? No. Is it her flawless complexion? No. She is quietly confident and has a way of listening and engaging with people. When a group of radiant young women come together, they can inspire hearts, and do remarkable and lovely things. Here are few points i would like to bring that make her stand out.

She welcomes the future in all of it’s unknown mystery. Even if she does feel afraid, she does what she has been called to do anyways. Being bold and courageous in the middle of fear has produced great victories throughout history. She always lets her faith be bigger than her fear.

She knows the liberating and healing power in revealing her struggles and shame. She is honest with those who mistreat her, letting them know that she only tolerates respect, just as she respects them.

She is humble hearted and wise in knowing that she will never know everything there is to know. She has a thirst for learning and growing, so she invites advice and sound counsel from solid mentors.

Consistent good habits in her life like getting enough rest, proper nutrition, exercise, spending time in prayer and journaling reflects the commitment to take care of her over-all health. This enables her to care for the people and other priorities in her life more effectively.

She is a vessel of joy and kindness, like a healing medicine to the flesh and soul. People are excited when they see her coming and hate to see her go because she always brings life through her words and actions.

Work Ethic
She is not known for laziness; she works diligently. Even when the job seems less than ideal, she always works with a cheerful heart and a constant gratitude for the ability to work and provide. This way, her happiness is not contingent on circumstances alone.

Stands for Justice
She speaks up for those who can not speak for themselves. She defends those who are defenseless and she has a heart for restoring justice.

The words she speaks comes with great responsibility and impact, even to those she does not know are listening. Therefore she is mindful in habitually only speaking words of wisdom and guidance. Therefore, all who encounter her will be blessed because of her. Gossip, slander, idle talk and negativity are strangers to her lips.

Leads by Example
She counsels younger women with a good listening ear, a compassionate heart and a voice of truth. She inspires others to follow her vision through servant leadership and creativity.

She knows that her value is not defined by the opinions of people, but rather by who she is in the One who made her. When she looks into the mirror, she sees a reflection of God’s own image. There is no rare or glittering jewel or metal that could compare with her worth.

I agree that no Woman or Man who is complete and perfect. What would our character and lives look like if we purposefully applied these attributes? Start with one per day, you could even write yourself reminders in your phone or post-its on your mirror to remind you of the woman/man you can be if you want to be. You were born to stand out.

There are so many people in the world who can serve as your role models and help you make the huge impact in the world that you want to, that I’d say this — if you can’t find someone to inspire you, it’s time for an internal shift to heal the disconnection and isolation you feel, and get yourself back in the game of life.

Please feel free to share your story and any lessons you learned, you experienced, you came across in your life in the comments below.


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My memories keep asking about you all the time.

Each minute of our life is a lesson but most of us fail to read it. I thought I would just add my daily lessons & the lessons that I learned by seeing the people around here. So it may be useful for you and as memories for me.

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart ♥♥♥

It was back in 2010, I went to Dindigul, Tamil Nadu to conduct of Personality Development Workshop. I met a beautiful girl in my workshops and i never knew that she will become one of my lifetime memory. Throughout the workshop, she is so calm without uttering a word. After the program, I returned to Hyderabad and then, on a fine day I got a message from her introducing herself. She said, she really loved the workshop , way I looked, my mannerism, way I addressed students and handled the workshop. Slowly our conversations grew and she became my lifetime favourite character. I wouldn’t like to share the complete story, reason I want it to be known to my Heart alone forever. She used to call me Khadakan (means one who wears ear ring).

After many years, recently I got a message from her. She got married and started a new life. I am so happy for her. But somewhere, I know I am not happy to see her in someones life. Even today I admire, like and love her for the person she is and for the care and love she pours on me. She deserves a better life. I truly believe that while the memories and the voice may have disappeared over the years, in those last moments it is as though it all comes back.

As a blogger, many-times I attempted to put into words my thoughts about you, but I failed to do so. Really I don’t know if I can properly describe and convey to you the feelings of my heart? I know in my mind, that my life is enormously better with you in it; that you are good, and true, and honest, and loving and so much fun. Deep in my being and soul there is so much more–a sense, an emotion, a feeling that is beyond description. It is love, truly, but how does one describe that? Perhaps if I were a songwriter, I could put my feelings into music. If I were a painter, I could paint a lovely picture. My only hope is this–that you feel in your heart what I feel in mine–beyond description, beyond words, beyond true comprehension and know that this mutual feeling is a gift given to us to last for our lives and to eternity.

I Might Have Erased Ur Text. But I Will Never
Forget What U Wrote.
I May Never See You Again
I Will Never Forget Ur Picture.
We Might Have Stopped Talking. But I Will Never Forget Ur Voice.
I Will Never Forget Our Bond I Will Never
Forget U.

Whenever you come into my mind, i recall these heart touching lines.

Somewhere in my thoughts there lives a lady
She’s walking back and forth across my mind
Blocking out each chance of me forgetting
Assuring me she’ll be there for sometimeHer golden hair is tied around my memory
The pain she left with me is here to stay
I’m doing all I can to go on living
And yet I die a little more each dayNow that I’m alone with just her memory
I’ve had sometime for counting my mistakes
Loving her stands out among the others
And that was one I really had to makeFunny how some thoughts can be so painful
And how they just refuse to go away
I’m doing all I can to go on living
And yet I die a little more each day She lets me die a little more each day

Some visuals make me think about my own memories and life experiences and I can’t help but wonder if I could only keep one memory, which one would it be? Until then, I choose to relive them often while I still can, continue to make many more, and remember to be thankful and grateful for every single thing my life has blessed me with.

You are defined as my unspoken truth hidden behind my Heart 💖

Please feel free to share your story and any lessons you learned, you experienced, you came across in your life in the comments below. If you enjoyed this, or any other other posts, I’d be honoured  if you’d share it with your family, friends and followers!

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