The Dilemma – #AskGaurav

This is the second article in Series #AskGaurav where every week I will try to answer one of the questions you have submitted on this link and try to give my take on that. Before you read further two disclaimers First of all, whatever I am writing are my personal views not related to any…More

Slow Learner – #AskGaurav

This is the first article in Series #AskGaurav where every week I will try to answer one of the questions you have submitted on this link and try to give my take on that. Before you read further two disclaimers? First of all, whatever I am writing are my personal views not related to any…More

Hurry up! What are you doing?

Today I was attending one session where speaker asked? What are you guys doing here, there is Neelakurinji blooming in Munnar!? If you are not sure, let me give you more details. Neelakurinji is a shrub that is found in the shola forests of the Western Ghats in South India. Nilgiri Hills, which literally means…More

How blockchain technically works?

In the last article on?What is actually blockchain?, we tried to understand blockchain from a non-technical perspective. If you enjoyed that and want to know more technical details, this article is for you. I have still tried to make sure it’s not very technical and have simplified at many places, still it has more technical…More

What is actually Blockchain?

In the last?article, I talked about ?Why should you bother about Blockchain??. Extending that discussion further, today we will discuss What is actually Blockchain? Before we start, few things to remember. Firstly, blockchain is technology on which bitcoin is built. We are talking about that technology and not bitcoin itself. Second and most important, I…More

Why should you bother about Blockchain?

These days there is a lot of buzz about bitcoin which has brought attention to technology it uses i.e. Blockchain. If you follow the news about latest technology, you already know about all predictions that Blockchain will change all the sectors and will overtake all technologies. It will change everything and it will be a…More

Effects of Curiosity on Learning

We all know that curiosity i.e. Desire to know is essential to learning anything. I discussed in my earlier article how curiosity could be that one thing that can transform the education. This argument might sound intuitively correct but are there evidences to support it and how can it be practically implemented. With these two…More

One thing that can transform Education

Only thing that primarily differentiates human beings from other animals is their ability to learn. Although all animals can learn some skills but we have outpaced them all by all growth that we have made. So what is that one thing that makes us to learn and do so much more than any other animal.…More

That Space….

Let me start my speech with one of my favorite quotes. Between Stimulus and Response, there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our happiness. This is from famous book Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor Frankl This is…More

It?s all about Contribution

Let me take you to a remote Village of India. The Village was in hills of Himalayas. One small river separate it from Main Road to nearby city. On that river there was small bridge which Villagers used to go city. One night there was heavy rain. When next morning everyone wake up, they found…More