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In some people, we find an anger or pain that we cannot understand or get past. The emotions, often a result of past experiences, create a barrier that stops people from being part of their life. We often assume that this pain and anger is caused by heartbreak, and there might be truth to our assumptions. However, heartbreak isn’t always...
Full Article Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
Scouts would know about ‘Kim’s Game’.  It is a simple exercise to develop observation skills.  Imagine a table with lots of things on it.  Different sizes.  Different shapes.  Different colors.  Imagine there are about 30 items (could be more, could be less).  Now imagine being asked to walk around the table a couple of times.  Imagine you’ve been given just…
Full Article Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
What good is life if it comes with its own manual? If you always knew how to figure everything out, disappointments, hard times and failures would be avoidable.Maybe you’re lost, maybe you’re searching, maybe you’ve given up, and maybe you have hope…He was just another soul like you. Looking back at his life what he...
Full Article Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
Stress basically is just tension. We all need a bit of tension in order to function well. This tension enables our body to be ready for action. Only when there is too much of tension can it lead to complaints. Very often this end-result is called stress. Stress is of three kinds –  Stimulating stress, frustrating stress and damaging stress.
Full Article Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
Life is all about timing and waiting until the best moment comes. Be it so or not, however, some of us do not have the nerve to wait for that moment. Expecting each moment of life to be blissful and phenomenal is typical of us. We want to be bestowed on just after the thought of doing something.
Full Article Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
Choice is something quite personal, and is based on the individual’s preference and taste. Each individual has his or her own preferences and choices and that is something that needs to be accepted, unless it is harmful to other living beings.We often come across situations where we are part of a group having a get-together in a restaurant or hotel.
Full Article Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00
Writing, painting, singing and dancing are ways of expressing oneself. Photography too, can be used to express yourself, your preferences and beliefs. There is a caged something within us. This something could be love, emotions, hope, words or stories. Regardless of what it is, this caged something needs to be set free. When it is set free, we see the...
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
A single individual is not a front.  This is why, when you take on forces beyond your individual strength, you try to identify people who share your views, pool resources, organize and then move together to bring down governments, transform the social order and revolutionize ways of thinking.  That’s how organizations are born. Like all things organizations...
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
We’ve all felt ‘stressed’ at one point or the other. It is nothing new to us. We generally use the word ‘stress’ when we feel that everything seems to have become too much; when we are overloaded and wonder whether we really can cope with the pressures. As we know, sometimes stress can be a positive force, motivating you to…
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
It is February, the month in which romantic cards take over every store front and love is most reminded of. According to Franklin Jones, “Love does not make the world go round; love is what makes the ride worthwhile”. What actually does this ‘love’ mean? That is to be concerned out of...
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
People are interested in many things at a single moment. They pursue new things. As a result of that, the world is developing all the time. So change arises automatically. This is the period where television and internet coexists in society. Currently, people have the chance to use either methods of entertainment, even though television was invented first. What is…
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
What is freedom? What does it mean to be free? Does free and freedom both mean the same thing?Being free means that you are not bound by anything, no attachments. You are who you are and you do what you like. You do not stop yourself because of anyone or anything. Freedom is the state of being free. Freedom...
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
'Ministry of Crab' gears up in Colombo and pops up in Sydney to wish the Sri Lanka Cricket Team good luck at the ICC cricket World Cup.Sri Lanka plays Australia on March 8 and as both countries have mud crab, Ministry of Crab takes this opportunity to be in Sydney, Australia for a pop up restaurant.
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
‘Valentine’s Night’ by the Burgher Association of Sri Lanka was held on February 14, at the Clubhouse, Havelock City. The dress code was a ‘touch of red’ and there were 300 participants. The event went well into the early hours of the morning and had many activities, competitions and games for the participants. There were dance...
Full Article Sunday, 22 February 2015 00:00
Free targets the youth, but does not limit itself to a specific age category. Free also aims to be much more than a magazine that brings to its readers details about events and youth trends. Once a week, among many other articles, Brad Stevens brings you the latest box office updates, Maneshka Borham shares with you an easy to make...
Full Article Sunday, 15 February 2015 00:00
One day someone asked himself, ‘do revolutions begin with poetry and end with the abandonment of love?’  More than 10 years later he asked himself another question: ‘Do revolutions begin with love and end with the abandonment of poetry?’  Ten years later, he might ask himself a different kind of question: ‘Couldn’t the words love, revolution and poetry be switched…
Full Article Sunday, 15 February 2015 00:00
The ability to think differently is one of the gifts given to people by nature. It was the reason people have been able to establish inventions and discoveries. These led to have a developed world today. From ancient times, all people liked to play any game they prefer. They had some physical games for that.
Full Article Sunday, 15 February 2015 00:00
Binge eating is the least known eating disorder. People with Binge eating disorder (BED) typically suffer from rapid weight gain and out of control eating binges, but unlike bulimia they don’t vomit, purge or exercise excessively. As a result they become very overweight; BED is much more visible than bulimia. Feelings of shame can result in having more psychological problems…
Full Article Sunday, 15 February 2015 00:00
People have various and numerous wants and needs, some of which can be met, while some cannot. When you achieve what you want in your life, you are happy, and smile. When you cannot achieve what you want, you are really unhappy and cry. You know what you don’t want and similarly, you know what you want. Generally,...
Full Article Sunday, 15 February 2015 00:00
Maya Angelou, in her work 'I Know why the Caged Bird Sings,' says that “there is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” People have an infinite amount of thoughts bottled up in their minds. They find a release in different ways, some constructive, some not so. Some people are gifted in a certain...
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