Each of us after
going through all chores and routines of a day is left with
vacant time. Many a time it is hours and not minutes that we
have at our disposal. More often than not we end up wasting
this precious period of the day. Indulging in gossip, watching
tv, surfing the net for all sorts of motives and hanging out
are some very popular activities to kill time. Not that these
activities are bad per se, but that their excess makes us
forget our responsibilities in life.
We can create a
balance in life by having constructive and meaningful hobbies.
These hobbies not only provide this balance, they also have
many other benefits.
Each of us needs
to relax from the tensions of our every day life. Modern day
pressures have made our routines so very exacting. Hobbies
provide us with a healthy means of relaxation.
Sins and evil
have become more and more difficult to avoid today. We are
bombarded with all sorts of evil temptations and lures.
Hobbies serve to keep us away from such enticements.
being has latent potentials and abilities that only come to
the surface once they are efficiently tapped. Hobbies help us
harness our hidden talents.
personality development is a need of everyone. Hobbies give us
exposure to new experiences that shape and groom our
of a society, each of us owes a lot to it. Even small
contributions can matter. Hobbies give us the opportunity to
contribute to our society in a healthy way.
In many of us,
the inclination to a hobby is found within us. It is just a
question of making an effort to discover it!