Recommendations | I ❤ February 2018

Even thought it is the shortest month of the year, but boy, February was quite interesting. I felt very alert, aware and practiced being present which brought many interesting insights and adventures. Below are some of the discoveries I came across during the month of love.

Happy Exploring!

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I ❤ February 2018

Movies

The Finest Hours (2016) Drama
Burnt (2015) Drama/ Comedy
Jannan (2016) Drama / Musical Pakistani
Jab Harry Met Sejal (2017) Comedy / Drama
Conor McGregor Notorious (2017) Documentary

Tunes

Here are some of the tunes that soothed, healed, entertained and got me grooving in February.

Creative Projects

Street art: This art form is my favourite. I love Basquiat’s work and what he represented. I like Rhianna’s ever-changing daring energy. Here, the artist Edgar Askelovic combined the both. Love it! (2 mins)

ArtistsSubset — amazing group of artists from Dublin.

Drone Show at the Olympics was just class (4 mins)

Music: I love what Drake did with his music video: God’s Plan (4 mins)

Discoveries

  1. Health Tip: Sleep cycle and how to calculate how long you need to sleep here(1 min)
  2. Happenings: Art made out of queue management in Japan’s Comic Market (3 mins)
  3. DiscoverySam Cossman dives into volcanos (5 mins)
  4. MemoriesAn app that helps you record 1 second of your life for a year. (1 sec)

Humanity. Growth.

  1. Friendship Values — How Ellen defended Oprah agains Trump. Here (4 mins)
  2. Book of the Month: A letter to a Young Muslim by Omar Saif Ghobash
  3. Quotes:
  • Happiness is an inside job. We need to find it in ourselves before we can come together with another. This way we enhance each other’s potential. What makes you happy?
  • Just be you. Be a dream come true. Be strong. Be kind.
  • The cycle of suffering comes from continuing to seek happiness in all the wrong places
  • Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious. — Rumi
  • Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud — Angelou

Awesome Speeches