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The Power of Yoga

The Power of Yoga

Yoga is an ancient Indian spiritual practice that is renowned all over the world for its ability to not only spiritually elevate a human being, but also to rejuvenate the human body and increase its longevity. Is it any wonder that Yoga is a multi-billion […]

Acting Classes

Acting Classes

Till now we have discussed many aspects of a life in the film industry, including the kind of attitude one should have towards one’s work, the kind of skills one should possess in terms of being able to dance or fight and the pitfalls of […]

Dance Classes

Dance Classes

“We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche There are those who would ask what dance has to do with an acting career. This may have been a valid question in the West where most […]

Avoid picking up bad habits like smoking and drinking

Avoid picking up bad habits like smoking and drinking

There’s an old English saying that goes early to bed, early to rise makes you healthy, wealthy and wise. What it essentially describes is a formula of living one’s life successfully, irrespective of the profession one might follow. For aspiring actors who face all manner […]

Forget about the nightlife

Forget about the nightlife

This may not be true of all aspiring actors, but many do get terribly enamored by the late night parties, the drinking, dating and night out culture that pervades the film world. While this kind of lifestyle may seem like all fun and frolic, if […]

The Love of Nature

The Love of Nature

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. -Albert Einstein Ever tried look up at the stars at night? You will immediately feel a sense of immense peace and a deep connection with the cosmos. This is natural because we are a […]

Charity

Charity

The film world is all about putting one’s self above everybody around them. That is the nature of the beast. I am the best is that standard mantra. Where can you find the time or inclination to perform charity in such a world? If you […]

Meditation

Meditation

The film line can dazzle the most sober of people. Exposure to glamour and wealth changes the way that one thinks. If a person finds overnight super success, the chances are that he or she may become arrogant and think no end of oneself. This […]

The Power of Prayer

The Power of Prayer

In my deepest, darkest moments, what really got me through was a prayer. Sometimes my prayer was ‘Help me.’ Sometimes a prayer was ‘Thank you.’ What I’ve discovered is that intimate connection and communication with my creator will always get me through because I know […]

Reading

Reading

To grasp the full significance of life is the actor’s duty; to interpret it his problem; and to express it his dedication. -James Dean What does film making have to do with reading? Everything. A movie always begins with a story. It may be an […]