Life seems to be too busy. Work, household chores, family, reading, travel... But there often seems to be a mental boredom or mental fatigue. I feel mentally exhausted, demotivated, getting irritated with no valid reasons and physical inaction. It comes mostly when there is no time critical work to do or when there is too … Continue reading Mental Fatigue!
We went for a trip to Conoor last week. We were very hesitant to travel during these times but it was also a necessity being in lock down for such a long time. We avoided crowded places and outside food (other than the hotel we stayed) to be on safer side. We started the trip … Continue reading Trip to the Nilgiris
This book makes me look for places, rivers to understand the chronology of events. And there are a lot of information given in the book including different tribe names, dynasties and its relevance to ancient texts like vedas. I dont intend to capture all of it but only the high level details to understand the … Continue reading From Volga to Ganga – Book notes – Part 2
I got introduced to Rahul Sankrityayan's books recently and this is the second book reading after his book on travel. I picked this thinking to be his travel experience from and to these places. But this turned out to be an interesting book on history and he has written for causal readers in the form … Continue reading From Volga to Ganga – Book notes – Part 1