PARENTING : My Parents always encouraged me to follow my hobbies and interests with due passion and time.It does reflect on my persona too. Parents of this generation are far too ambitious and resort to pressure tactics to make their kids perform in the cut throat world of competetions and ambitions. Where do you place yourself in this scenario? As a child of your Parents,and as a Parent...or a 'to be' Parent?
Like you my parents also encouraged me to have my own hobbies, play cricket with involvement and interest and above all to move around with my friends circle very freely. At that point of time moving off in your friends circle was always looked critically and used to opined, but my parents had a lot of confidence in me and allowed my freedom. Even though I lost my father in my early years, my family members encouraged me a lot in all. But what was lacking at that time was the vision, and the relatives were jealous enough to guide us wrongly. Hence I could only complete my Dip on Chemical Tech and couldnt pursue further due to family conditions..
But then now I have my son, and I never force him to do anything, be it in his study or anything ! I only try to reorient him to the correct line !
Even during his 10th and 12th exams, I used to be ve ...more