Archive for January 2016

  • woman working at home
    Oyindrila Basu

    Tips to utilize Home alone weekend for something productive.

    For housewives who feel that staying at home is a boring job, even after the full-time job of cooking, dusting and cleaning  there are plans for you. If you have some weekend plans of kitty part...
  • boy reading
    Oyindrila Basu

    Being home Or Home Alone-Not Such A Bad Thing

    It is winter time friends, chilly winds outside. #PostChristmas, actually, the weather in our country or some of the abroad countries, do not remain very friendly for trips or picnics or #MallHopping...
  • positivity is contagious
    Oyindrila Basu

    Positivity and its contagiousness

    In our article on yawning, we have already discussed how emotions and energy can be contagious and be transferred from one person to another in the same group. It also evokes similar kinds of reactio...
  • teacherday
    Oyindrila Basu

    Teacher can be your best counselor

      “When I was in 10th standard, I was once revising my maths lesson for the exam in the next period, but in the sick room. The sick-room matron (a very dear lady), she took away my noteb...
  • charismatic personality
    Oyindrila Basu

    6 Ways to Improve Your Charisma

    You often must have heard people saying, “that guy has charisma," or “he has a charismatic personality." This means that ‘charisma’ is a personality trait of a person, which i...
  • Yawning is contagious
    Oyindrila Basu

    A Funny Mouth Yawning And Its Contagious Effects

      “I was in the second period of philosophy honours class, and a stretch of double schedule is just not funny, but the lack of it was compensated, when a piece of chalk just hit my soft, r...
  • sexual fantasy
    Oyindrila Basu

    Sexual Fantasy-A Positive Stirrer

    Designed by Freepik   Fantasy is something, which is not true, something, which is knitted out of our wool of imagination and creativity to give us pleasure, like the fairy tales of #Cinderella....
  • chewing gum
    Oyindrila Basu


    Surprised? Me too. Suddenly feeling nostalgic about my school days, when we would love to have those boxes of #Chicklets or #BigBubble, the latter was more interesting, because a balloon often c...
  • stop bullying
    Oyindrila Basu


      Bullying is being taken up as a serious issue, in all the governments across the world.   Though very precise laws are still absent in the official legal statements of most countries, but...
  • couple chatting
    Oyindrila Basu

    Bullying-Role of society

      So you see, it’s not that difficult. When we spoke about overcoming your fears in our second article, we mentioned that it all starts with you.   Once you are able to ascertain your...
  • Bullying
    Oyindrila Basu


      Bullying can have long term effects on the mental built of a person. Being subjugated to harassment, is a feeling of failure, and a victim of such, suffers through a prolonged sense of hopeles...
  • bullying
    Oyindrila Basu


        Bullying can come anywhere in any form. Laughing at a common man, who has tripped on the banana peel, is bullying. When your classmate has forgotten her homework, complaining it to th...
  • bullying
    Oyindrila Basu


       In my first article on bullying, we had left the case of Su at a precarious stage, where she acquired two new friends.   Did she get solace then? No, there was no change in her situ...
  • bullying
    Oyindrila Basu


      “Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke”, Benjamin Disraeli.   Bullying is a distinctive behavioural trait of some individuals, to dominate or threaten others by mentally pres...
  • bullying
    Oyindrila Basu

    What Is Bullying?-A Social Stigma

      Do you get something in common with the picture above?... Good... you got it right. The next day when you find a new episode of #SavdhaanIndia portray a #DamselInDistress, because she is being...
  • porn
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    Is watching porn always harmful? Is there any other way to use porn that is less harmful?

      Porn or pornographic material is made for adult consumption so that it can aid masturbation and other sexual activity. It is implied, and understood that it is meant to add to sexual fantasy a...
  • eye contact
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    Importance of eye contact in social interaction

    Whenever two or more humans are communicating, apart from the words they speak, many signals are given in the form of non-verbal language. Non-verbal language includes body language, facial expressio...
  • less busy less happy
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    Less Busy, Less happy

    Be it Lincoln or Gandhi, great leaders have always known to have managed their time well and more importantly, keep busy. Whether a working person, a student or a homemaker, there are a lot of duties...
  • prefessional mental health counselor
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    6 tips to identify a professional mental health counsellor?

      A lot of countries do not have regulated mental health practice and because of this, sometimes people who are not professionally qualified might practice counselling or psychotherapy. There i...
  • know all about family therapy
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    Know all about family therapy.

      Family therapy is a different form of therapy than just one-to-one therapy. The format and the approach are all very varied from traditional therapy. Within therapy too, there are many schools...
  • old marriage and new marriage
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    Has modernization changed the purpose of marriage?

      Modernization is a way of life in which the meaning of a lot of our concepts as well as how we go about daily life has changed. The age of modernization started after the industrial revolution...
  • indian family
    Oyindrila Basu

    Social Pressure: Sometimes Boon, Sometimes Bane

      Recently, while conversing with one of my friends in USA, I realised that India is so deeply, so gravely rooted in our hearts, even amidst the western breeze of EST! They are an Indian coupl...
  • Power of forgiveness
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    Know the Power of Forgiveness

      Holding grudges may seem like a worthwhile exercise, but in reality it damages us more. There are research findings that show that both anger and holding grudges harm the person experiencing t...
  • delaying gratification
    Shiva Raman Pandey

    If you wait, you will get more

    You may not have heard of a man called Walter Mischell, but he has something very important to say about you. In perhaps what was the cutest experiment in psychology, he conducted the ‘marshmel...

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