Do you sit staring at fishes swimming in an aquarium while waiting in an office or in the living room to meet someone? They say there is nothing more stress relieving than watching fishes swim. I have had moments when I keep staring at fishes in an aquarium and at a certain point thoughts slow down and mind goes blank. It feels like a state of meditation. This is one of the prime reasons why many people set up large aquariums at offices and homes. My dentist has an aquarium with colourful fishes. Dentists are devils for me as they are for many others who have never-ending problems in their teeth. The very thought of having a cavity removed has me at the edge of the waiting seat. “Run while you still can”, pounds my heart. I owe it to those fishes for helping me wait in a relaxed state till he calls me to the chair. If you think I am exaggerating on dental treatments, please go get a root canal done or a cavity removed and be thankful if your dentist has an aquarium. It will help you on your next visit.
The art of setting up an ornamenting aquarium involves a lot of study. While talking to aquarists, they had a lot to say about it. Read below