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Is there something called destiny? (post 16)

If you haven't yet watched the movie Lion, please do go and watch it this weekend. It is the true life story of Saroo Brierley. I was so deeply moved by the movie, that I bought the book, immediately, and I am currently reading it.

The book first published as ' A long way home' and subsequently, after the movie came out, has been published as Lion.

Watching the movie, and reading the book makes you believe that there indeed is something called destiny.

Our life paths unfold exactly the way it was meant to.



That is the core message of my last novel too. That we all have  our destinies.

Does that mean we adopt a fatalistic approach and leave it all to chance? No. We put in efforts, we steer our lives, and we accept the outcomes.

Hard to do, but it comes with time. And age.

That's all for today folks.
Tomorrow--meet me here again :)
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Comments

  1. Destiny has been a very vague concept for me to comprehend, given all the uncertainties and variables in life. Having said that I will definitely watch the movie...movies with philosophical touch always leave you with something to ponder on.

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  3. Thoughts create Zindagi......

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  4. Awesome post ! Thank you for, visiting this blog page mate. I will message you soon! I didnt realise that! ovoo

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  5. It's all in the Planets is one of the best titles ever given to a books. Its a fabulous book.

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  6. Thanks Ma'am for sharing this information, I will surely watch the movie Lion. It's all in the planets is an awesome book.

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  7. I will definitely watch the movie. Never heard of it before, but when the topic is about Destiny, then that really fascinates me and I want to watch it. Will let you know my thoughts after watching it. Thank you.

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  8. I have read the book "It's all in the planets" and the story gives a hope that destiny has something better for you. (Just like what Aniket, Nidhi,her dad and Thaara's destiny are). will watch the movie Lion soon. Thanks for sharing. :)

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