Articles from Vijay Janardhan

  1. The 10 Best Books About Overcoming Depression

    Life can be very challenging at times. It is its nature for a person to face several hurdles throughout the course of their life, some of them being bigger than others. Who among us has not been down in the dumps because of a certain problem we were trying to overcome in our life? In fact, anybody who has achieved success in life would tell you that overcoming hurdles in life is what makes you stronger, and you would not be able to advance in life without them. Now, this statement holds true...
  2. How to Find a Book from a Vague Description

    Any avid reader out there will be familiar with the feeling of satisfaction that comes from setting a great book down after reading it from cover to cover. It is not only the happiness you get from knowing that you finished reading the book, but it is also the chance to analyze what you have just read that makes the experience enjoyable. One of the best things about a good book is that it always leaves its reader wanting more. Every time you read it, you start looking at it from a whole...
  3. How Does Reading Books Actually Make You Smarter

    Who doesn’t like curling up on the couch with a good book on a lazy Sunday, determined to finish it in a single seating? Well, the answer is: not many! Reading isn’t for everyone. In fact, statistics show that over 24% of American adults didn’t read a single book throughout the past year. Some claim that reading should be “universal” because of the many benefits it bestows, but is it true that reading makes you smarter? Is it true that those of us who take the time to flick through the pages...
  4. The 10 Best Yoga Books for Beginners

    Beginners, assemble!Anyone can start learning yoga; there are so many types of yoga practices and each are so varied in nature. Whether you’re a professional athlete or a couch potato, yoga does not discriminate. Fitness levels and body types are not factors that are affected when it comes to yoga. This is because there are modifications for each yoga pose and various styles for beginners to pick up easily. A pro-tip to keep in mind while beginning to learn yoga, however, is to focus on...
  5. Benefits of Reading and Why It’s Important

    From time to time, people have questioned the importance of reading in one’s life. Even though there is so much one can do with their time, it doesn’t feel right to say that reading is the most productive thing you could do in that spare time. But in reality, the significance of reading is severely underrated, especially as newer generations start rolling in. Most people associate poor reading skills with low intelligence, which is a misunderstanding. For instance, the author of The Teacher...
  6. The 10 Best Books on Critical Thinking

    The amount of information the average human being consumes on a daily basis today is overwhelming. Whether it’s listening to the morning news on your way to work, checking your social media accounts sporadically throughout the day, watching TV before heading to bed, or getting constant updates via Twitter and email, we are constantly exposed to a great deal of information. But even with all the competing sources on the internet, atleast some of the information (if not most) is biased or...
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