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How I realized the importance of water?

Just when I was meandering in and out of my house, my mom called out to me and told me there was something wrong with the water pumping motor. I reached out to her as soon as I heard her voice. The thought of an empty tank was constantly bugging her. She added that without water it would not be possible for her and us to do the daily chores. I ran towards my room, which took me a while, to call my electrician. The person who I can rely on with my eyes shut. At times, he is lackadaisical and doesn't respond well. As usual, he told me that he was busy and would not be able to come. I told him that it was urgent and there's nothing we could do without his help. That's when I realized how important an electrician is. I sound like a square peg in a round hole in such situations. Jokes apart, I insisted him to visit us the following day and the call ended on an assuring note from his side. Meanwhile, we had the whole day ahead of us and thoughts of water running dry. I will expl

What are we and why are we here?

To lead a happy and purposeful life you just need to identify two things: (i) What are you? (ii) Why has God created you?                                                                                   These are some intriguing questions that one would ask oneself. Although it takes a lot to answer such questions yet I would like to shed some light on these. We are very lucky that we have got a chance to live the human aspect of life. Had we committed inexpiable sins, we would have not gotten this chance and I am lucky enough to share my experience on such questions. One day I was conversing with my inner self and upon being asked what I am, my inner self replied, “You are a tiny electron in a world full of electrons.” My crude sense of humor amused me that day and although it was a bit sarcastic yet it was a bit conceivable. All of a sudden it made me think about an electron. Well most of us have read chemistry and know what an electron is and for those who don’t know what it is, ju