The Festival of Lights Away From My Motherland

close up of diwali candles lit up

You just cannot say no to sweets and food when it is Diwali. Diwali is a traditional Hindu festival which started in ancient India and has now spread across the globe. Diwali is a festival where we meet and greet our loved ones. It is a festival where we embark on the start of a new year and a new beginning. This festival is a celebrated in honour of the goddess Lakshmi (goddess of wealth and prosperity) and is celebrated for 5 days. Yes, you read it right! This festival is basically… Read More

Much More than Just a Sunday…

I am sure that the majority of us love spending our weekends with family and friends or maybe just staying in for a lazy day. Being a student can be exhausting, at least this is the case for me, so I look forward to catching up on sleep on the weekend. Last Sunday  I couldn’t sleep in because I had big event on Sunday, the ‘CIBC Run for the Cure’ – a Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) event. It was a special event for my family and I, as we remembered our… Read More


team members hands together

Hello world, this is Abhishek! I’m a second year Business student. I am here from India to chase down my dreams. I believe in myself and I am a big fan of Jordan Belfort and Warren Buffet. Being at Douglas I have met a lot of people across the Globe! I’m crazy about travelling, hiking and playing Cricket. I’m usually busy on weekends, hiking and discovering new places to have awesome food. I spend my spare time writing blogs or at the Gym. Sometimes I am too tired to attend classes, so… Read More