Solo travel, Enlightenment Epiphanies and Some Leadership Lessons

No transcendence to speak of.

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Pangong Lake, Leh, India

Why do you wonder that globe-trotting does not help you, seeing that you always take yourself with you? The reason which set you wandering is ever at your heels. What pleasure is there in seeing new lands? Or in surveying cities and spots of interest? All your bustle is useless. Do you ask why such flight does not help you?

It is because you flee along with yourself. You must lay aside the burdens of the mind; until you do this, no place will satisfy you

— -Socrates

Everything looks in harmony from afar

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The perfect question mark cloud reflecting state of my mind
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View of the muddy Indus river from the cottage

It’s so easy to get wrapped up in minutiae

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Pangong Tso in different colors

It’s not always about ‘what’s next’

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Mesmerizing images from Diskit Gompa

Your accomplishments don’t matter. What matters is who you are.

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Quaint Turtuk

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Founder & CEO of Quovantis, an avid book reader and a student for life. I write about leadership, UX Design, product development, and 42 things in between.

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