Tagged: philosophy

View of Indian railway train tracks against countryside from inside a train cabin | Travel sustainably by taking the train 4

Leaving Varanasi on a Train Bound for Lucknow

I stowed my things beneath the bottom bunk, climbed up to mine, and breathed a sigh of relief. The train leaving Varanasi had not left without me.  A detour for Banaras silk before leaving...

One Key Change to Become an Effective Sustainable Traveller | responsible travel | freedom from ego | sustainable travel | sustainability | Teja on the Horizon blog 18

One Key Choice to Sustain the Sustainable Journey

“You said you would help me think of a sustainability project. You haven’t done anything; I still don’t have one,” complained my friend from his habitual stretched-out position on my sofa. “I said I’d...

Muslim in post-9/11 world | religious role models | popular and media use of language | communication skills | "What do you say when you pray" 2

“What do you say when you pray?”

I paused in the dim light, still seated on the floor where I was praying. The room was near-darkness, in the hour before sunrise. My room-mate Belle had sleepily asked the question from where...

heaven's eye sunset at Dhigurah island, Maldives | heaven is not what you did yesterday | Teja on the Horizon travel blog | trying new things | overcoming inertia | overcoming fear of new things | believing I could 10

Heaven Is Not What I Did Yesterday

They asked if I could swim in the open sea. “What do you mean? Just put 10 for everything,” his voice came through distractedly over the phone. I had consulted my (ex)friend, regarding how...

Oman desert hut | Oryx desert camp | Wahiba Sands | Oman | The Vault | poem | poetry | Teja on the Horizon 3

The Vault.

Tell no one, my friend. I have the key to the Vault. Therein are supplies of the most precious of things not from the hands of man. Time if you need it Peace for...

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