Author Archives: Samir Deokuliar

The Five Languages of Love

  Children need love. Every parent says, ‘I love my child’—yet so many children grow up with a void. Maybe the parent didn’t realize what they should’ve done or what is considered love. Let me share the five languages of … Continue reading

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Lessons learnt on an Indian train

  The latest train journey to Patna was a huge learning experience for me. I trust this post will be one for you as well. With the sudden death of my uncle I decided to go and be with the … Continue reading

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Merciful doctors extinct ?

  Barh  is a small town 75 kilometers from Patna I remember going there when I was very young and sitting in the clinic of Bade papa (big daddy), my uncle, Dr. S.P.Deokuliar—a very simple man with a big heart. He was a … Continue reading

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What’s your world view?

  Last week I hosted a discussion with a fine group of thinkers at a club in Delhi. Doctors, scientists, engineers, corporate guys, and journalists  gathered for an interactive time to look at how we can see genuine change in the … Continue reading

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The Wonder of Rain

  Years ago we were engrossed in studying Science and Geography. Do you remember the water cycle? I do. For me the image is still so clear in my mind. And I remember learning the big words – evaporation, condensation, … Continue reading

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Could I do a Satsang?

Last week I experienced something amazing: a satsang. I believe in Jesus and the Bible and I’ve always been active to see the glory of God in the church. The thought of a satsang in my spiritual journey didn’t ever cross my mind. … Continue reading

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“C” the difference – Leader essentials 3

So far we have looked at character as the fundamental essential for a leader. But that isn’t enough. Leaders need to have skills and expertise in order to lead well. This takes me to the next two C’s in our series ‘C’ the … Continue reading

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Politics and Religion- where should the two intersect?

Politics and religion have always had a complex relationship. Remember the sages and kings in India? The church and state in the west? Understanding this equation was never going to be easy. In India religion and politics seem to be … Continue reading

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“C” the difference- Leader essentials 2

  Leadership is about ‘people’. We are not primarily called to lead paper, projects, or organizations—we are called to lead people. Successful leaders understand this value. Today we shall look at the next two C’s. 1. Care In management circles … Continue reading

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‘C’ the difference – Leader essentials

Having a good leadership team is crucial. All of us know that. But getting a good team is a challenge. We wish for a perfect, ready-made team, but we must raise one. Jesus gathered a group of men, spent time … Continue reading

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