Vinod Narayan-be Content; Be Penpositive

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Be Content; Be PenPositive is the podcast by Vinod Narayan dedicated to life, Poetry and other rants. The One place where I try bring our life back in front of us so we can live it

Episodes

  • EP-349 Complementing our Kids

    04/07/2022 Duration: 22min

    Should we complement kids and if so what should we keep in mind. This is an interesting topic and I would like to share what I read on these lines and some personal anecdotes. New Channels to Subscribe Penpositive Life Penpositive Malayalam Penpositive Hindi Today's Malayalam Translation are few short poems by the poet Ashraf Fayadh Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here is the link and you have it in Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahaya

  • EP-348 My memories of Gun Violence in USA

    27/06/2022 Duration: 22min

    I have been in the United States since 2001 and I have seen Gun violence happen. A few of them still remain vivid in my memory. I am using this episode to talk about it. New Channels to Subscribe Penpositive Life Penpositive Malayalam Penpositive Hindi Today's Malayalam Translation are few short poems by the poet Ashraf Fayadh Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here is the link and you have it in Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/mess

  • EP-347 Part-2 Why is change so difficult?

    20/06/2022 Duration: 25min

    Here is the second part of the question 'Why is Change so difficult'  New Channels to Subscribe Penpositive Life Penpositive Malayalam Penpositive Hindi Today's Malayalam Translation are few short poems by the poet Ashraf Fayadh Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here is the link and you have it in Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/message

  • EP-346 Why is change so difficult ? Part-1

    14/06/2022 Duration: 25min

    I always try to change, some work, some don't and I wonder why is change so hard.. So difficult. This week and next I will go over something I recently read on Change. New Channels to Subscribe Penpositive Life Penpositive Malayalam Penpositive Hindi Today's Malayalam Translation are few short poems by the poet Ashraf Fayadh Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here is the link and you have it in Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/messag

  • #345 Why and How do we help others ?

    06/06/2022 Duration: 25min

    We all might have helped someone else. I don't know about you, but I have also not helped in some instances. The questions I am exploring is Why do we help others and if so how do do we help others. New Channels to Subscribe Penpositive Life Penpositive Malayalam Penpositive Hindi Today's Malayalam Translation is a few haikus by the Japanese poet Masaoka shiki Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice messag

  • #344 How do we pivot our Personal Life?

    30/05/2022 Duration: 33min

    Today I turn one more year older. I thought let us chat about pivoting our personal lives. How do we view our life and the future. What changes can I make. Welcome to this journey. Today's Malayalam Translation is a poem by the Japanese poet Yamabe no Akahito 'Mt Fuji'  Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/message

  • #343 How to be a better person

    23/05/2022 Duration: 22min

    I am sure we all want to be a better person. And for that we need to regularly talk about what it means to be a better person. In this podcast I am doing some personal reflections on 15 things they say is needed to be a better person. Thank You for Tuning in. Today's Malayalam Translation is a poem by the Chinese poet Bei Dao 'The Boundary': ദി ബൗണ്ടറി Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voi

  • #342 A podcast into driving and road accidents

    16/05/2022 Duration: 32min

    On Saturday when I went for my morning walk I witnessed something. A car was on the track and a Goods vehicle had hit it. Luckily no one was injured as the car had stuck on the tracks and the driver was able to get out of the car. I had been wanting to do an episode on driving and car and the need to be safe. I decided I will do it this week. Today's Malayalam Translation is a poem by the Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish 'Remainder of a Life': ഒരു ജീവന്റെ ബാക്കി ഭാഗം Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmed

  • #341 A Simple Life..? Is that possible? What is it?

    09/05/2022 Duration: 36min

    I think I lead a simple life. Well that is what I think about me, and so I thought I will start looking for some evidence to figure out if that is even true. As all people now do. I browsed the net and checked on what people say. I found I was far from being simple in their terms. But I still wanted to go over some of them. I do fall into the simple category in some case. Today's Malayalam Translation is a poem by the African poet Antjie Krog 'Neither family nor friends': നീതർ ഫാമിലി നോർ ഫ്രണ്ട്സ് Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twit

  • #340 Being Enslaved by Social Media Algorithms

    02/05/2022 Duration: 45min

    What do we want from Social Media and what does Algorithm's want.. That is the question I am trying to explore. As a content creator, as a content consumer. I am first a creator and then a consumer.  Today's Malayalam Translation is a poem by the Spanish poet of Juan Ramon Jimenez 'Dawn outside the city walls': ഡോൺ ഔട്ട്.സൈഡ് ദി സിറ്റി വാൾസ് Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://c

  • #339 Why I like my job

    25/04/2022 Duration: 34min

    Last Friday I sat down and wrote why I like my job and also want to share 15 things about work Today's Malayalam Translation was of 'MIguel Pinero's poem 'A Lower East Side Poem': എ ലോവർ ഈസ്റ്റ് സൈഡ് പോയം  Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/message

  • #338 Reentering Life and work post Pandemic

    18/04/2022 Duration: 39min

    We are all in a Post Pandemic world. Can we say that for all the people in the world? I am not sure but many of us have got back to normalcy in one way of the other.. Today's Malayalam Translation was of 'Louise Glück's poem 'Aboriginal Land': അബോർജിനൽ ലാൻഡ്സ്കേപ്പ്  Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://a

  • #337 Gandhi and India after Gandhi - Ramachandra Guha

    11/04/2022 Duration: 55min

    There are three books of Ramachandra Guha India After Gandhi, Gandhi and Gandhi Before India.I have not read all three, but two of the books I want to share with you my reader's experience. Today's Malayalam Translation was of Carl Sandberg's poem 'A Father to his son: ഏ ഫാദർ റ്റു ഹിസ് സൺ – കാൾ സാണ്ട്ബർഗ് Interested a FREE Agile Scrum Course? Here are the links and you have it Malayalam and English Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please do listen and subscribe to my Weekly English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan ---

  • #336 Why do we lose Friendships ?

    04/04/2022 Duration: 37min

    We all have friendships and we all have fallen out of friendships. I recently read that people lose friends when they grow older. I don't know, but I thought that this will be an interesting topic to delve deeper Today's Malayalam Translation was of Carl Sandberg's poem 'Streets Too Old: സ്ട്രീറ്റ്സ് റ്റൂ ഓൾഡ്‌ – കാൾ സാണ്ട്ബർഗ് Here are the Agile Scrum Course if you are interested in taking it Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Website: https://pahayanmedia.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice m

  • #335 Are we bad in Giving Complements to others?

    28/03/2022 Duration: 34min

    I have personally struggled and still do in complementing. Both giving and getting it. And I think that has to do with the way I grew up. But today I want to explore an interesting article that I read, 20 Authentic Compliments to Make Someone’s Day. Today's Malayalam Translation: ദി വിൻഡ്‌ – എ ബ്രില്ലിയന്റ് ഡേ – അന്റോണിയോ മച്ചാഡോ Here are the Agile Scrum Course if you are interested in taking it Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Malayalam Blog: https://marthyan.com/ Website: https://malayalampodcast.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubh

  • #334 Spending Meaningful Time

    21/03/2022 Duration: 38min

    One of the popular books last year was Oliver Burkeman's Four Thousand Weeks. Time Management for Mortals. This podcast is not about the book but about Meaningful Time Spent. Malayalam Translation: രാത്രി, തെരുവ്, വിളക്ക്, മരുന്നുകട – അലെക്സാണ്ടർ ബ്ലോക്ക് Here are the Agile Scrum Course if you are interested in taking it Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Malayalam Blog: https://marthyan.com/ Website: https://malayalampodcast.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pa

  • #333 Old Age, Parents, Future and Decisions

    14/03/2022 Duration: 47min

    Last week we spoke to decisions and today let us talk about how difficult and varied our decisions can be in some situations.. The topic was triggered by a message from a listener....  English Poem-1: Old Grief by Leonardo Sinisgalli Malayalam Translation-1: ഓൾഡ് ഗ്രീഫ്   English Poem-2: An Old Man by Constantine P. Cavafy Malayalam Translation-2: ആൻ ഓൾഡ് മാൻ Here are the Agile Scrum Course if you are interested in taking it Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Malayalam Blog: https://marthyan.com/ Website: https://malayalampodcast.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vin

  • #332 Some Thoughts on making Better Decisions

    07/03/2022 Duration: 45min

    Making Decisions is part of life... be it personal life or career.. Today's podcast is on that.... Here are some details of the references made in the podcast for your reading... The Article in English: How-to-make-better-decisions The English Poem: The City by Konstantinos P. Kavafis The Malayalam Translation: ദി സിറ്റി Here are the Agile Scrum Course if you are interested in taking it Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Malayalam Blog: https://marthyan.com/ Website: https://malayalampodcast.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@

  • #331 A Memoir of book lovers and book selllers

    28/02/2022 Duration: 33min

    Today I want to talk about book lovers and book sellers and entrepreneurs.. All together in one book.. Shelflife... the chronicles of a Cairo bookseller.   Here are the Agile Scrum Course if you are interested in taking it Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Malayalam Blog: https://marthyan.com/ Website: https://malayalampodcast.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/message

  • #330 Reflecting on Career as I enter a new job

    22/02/2022 Duration: 35min

    Tomorrow I am joining a new job and so I thought let me reflect on my career transitions.. there are so many times I have entered new jobs... It was all different... new people.. new environment.. newness all over... and here after 2 years I am going to working from office again.  Here are the Agile Scrum Course Malayalam Course Link: https://youtu.be/Yti_4QqcR-M English Course Link: https://youtu.be/riaOQwUO7Hw Also please listen and subscribe to my English podcast 'Penpositive Outclass' https://anchor.fm/penpositive Connect on Social Media: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/pahayan Malayalam Blog: https://marthyan.com/ Website: https://malayalampodcast.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pahayanmedia Telegram: https://t.me/pahayanmedia Twitter: https://twitter.com/pahayanmedia Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pahayanmedia English Blog: https://vinodnarayan.com/ Clubhouse: https://clubhouse.com/@vinodnarayan --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/pahayan/message

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