The first thing that we do in the morning strongly impacts the way the rest of our day turns out to be. And, we need no studies to prove that; we all know it! Morning rituals hold the power to transform our days. While most people understand the former, some of them fail to follow a morning ritual, despite a strong will. Those who make it a point to follow their morning ritual come what may, can feel the magic of it! Business leaders around the world, religiously follow morning rituals that kick off their day in the most effective manner. Women’s minds are more tangled and complex, which explains why they are good at multi-tasking. Having said that, I certainly vouch for the fact that having a set morning routine can help women be more composed and definitely, more productive, and ultimately achieve more. We caught up with a few womentrepreneurs to know what their morning ritual looks like and how it sets the tone for the rest of their day…

Beginning with a thankful heart

“So, to begin with, I try to write the things that I want to do – a night earlier. I sleep by 8.30-9 at night and wake up in at 3-3:30 in the morning, and then start working by about 5am. The first thing that I do is take my feet off my bed with ‘Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!’ Offering gratitude puts me in the right mood and state of mind,” says Pushtiie Shiv Shakti, who’s a tarot reader, energy guide and actor. ‘After this, I meditate for about half an hour to one hour. My head just becomes so clean after meditation, that I feel pumped up and in the right spirit to do my work. My focus is set, my priorities become more clear and I can map the day in an effective manner.”

Spending time with my best bud

“Mornings are the best part of the day and they certainly fill you up with the right amount of vigour that you need to endure a tough day. On most days I take my dog, Krish, for a morning job or a