..From Traditions to Superstitions…

It often beats us, the reasons why we carry out what we are introduced to as “traditions”. As an Asian, believe me when I say, if traditions were cash, we Asians would be conquerors of the richest in the world.  At least, leaving no space for intruders in the ranks of the first hundred. Be it from not being allowed to sweep the house on festivals to cutting fingernails at night, the essence of a tradition is when one understands why he does what he does. Otherwise, it becomes what it has in fact become in some Asian countries today. … Continue reading ..From Traditions to Superstitions…

THE ECHO THAT URGED THE MOVE..

via Daily Prompt: Echo Taking a few steps to the front he paused as his father’s shaky voice echoed in his ears. “Let every step you take in life lead you only where you are meant to be”, was what the bubbly old man told him every time he encountered a fearful situation. Smiling to himself, he walked up, more determined than before, knowing exactly what to say to the man whose daughter his heart yearned to own as his own. Continue reading THE ECHO THAT URGED THE MOVE..