In a surge to beautify life and to explore the meaning beyond, Books are constant and consistent of friends. What a teacher, friend or a relative cannot, a book sure can change your life for good. The Bhagavad Gita , Bible, Quran, plays a vital role to help one grow and to improve the quality of their life. The 6 inspiring books which I have given below to improve the quality of life, urges you to experience life fully aware, with all your senses working, thus bringing the world together.
Some of them will hit your conscience hard, and some will gradually melts your thinking and how you see the world, how you experience life. These 6 inspiring books resonates with my thinking well, I hope they do it with yours too. So here are they.
Inspiring Books To Improve The Quality Of Life
1. No Ordinary Moments: A Peaceful Warrior’s Guide to Daily Life by Dan Millman
Life and meaning, and its universal principles and practices designed to benefit readers has changed many life since its inception. In an easy to understand language, Dan Millman offers us ways to turn our knowing into action. No Ordinary Moments, is no ordinary self-help books, along with philosophical talks, it shares “list of actionable items” which readers can implement to add a little something to their life.
Whatever we face, whatever we’re going through, be it challenges in relationships, money, work and health, this book enlighten us to change our life experiences into wisdom. It’s easy to read approach and ample amount of knowledge that comes from experience makes it a trusted and tested read to improve the quality of life.
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2. If Life Is a Game, These Are the Rules by Cherie Carter-Scott, Jack Canfield
Keeping it short, Cherie Carter-Scott has managed to explain cardinal rules of life, which one and every soul must follow to improve the quality of their life. Cherie Carter-Scott, keeping it short yet compelling read, without leaving any important traits to live a better life.
Solutions to life problems coupled with inspiring short stories to grasp the rule well, makes it a good reads for readers, young and old. Divided into ten cardinal rules, to live and experience life better, makes it an enjoyable read.
3. Awareness by Anthony de Mello:
To be honest, it’s one challenging read, and Awareness, is it’s message to spread among masses. Wisdom exhibited by Anthony De Mello, is quite hard to grasp, and truly thought-provoking. Like, If Life Is a Game, These Are the Rules, Awareness also bundled with inspiring stories making it little easier to understand and bask in the glory of thoughtful wisdom by Anthony De Mello.
Such thought-provoking reads and life aspects covered in this 192 paged book, you might want to read it couple times to get the grasp of it. But I’m sure, you won’t be same person again. Awareness in life, opens our mind and body and soul to all sorts of experiences and life lessons to be a better human being. Hard to read, but truly an aid to soul, worth the weight in gold.
4. The Pema Chodron Collection: The Wisdom of No Escape: Start Where You Are: When Things Fall Apart
Awareness, sure is a book which stuff something down your throat(it’s worth it, though), but that’s not Pema Chodron’s way to improve life of readers who reads and follow her. If you’re going through tough times in your life, then, this is one must read that will make you laugh, will prepare you to face and fight life battles in the most peaceful way. Ironic, it is.
But all the wisdom and stories and anecdotes covered by Pema Chodron, adds ages to your life, not just ages, but makes your soul ready for the hard and tough times. Read it to bring peace and acceptance in your life.
5. The Art of Happiness By Dalai Lama:
From the world’s most famous Buddhist monk, The Art Of Happiness, is no less than any other inspiring read in this list. Only aim is to be happy in every face and fight of life, is the only teaching that emerges from the thoughts and profound wisdom of Dalai Lama. Not a straight read, but Dalai Lama being interviewed by Western Psychologist named Howard Cutler, portraying the thinking of man, who always lighten every other soul with his smile.
Real-life examples brings into limelight somewhat abstract thinking of Dalai Lama. This book will calm you, will allow you experience peace within, will make you compassionate and kind, improving the quality of life as you read.
6.The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment – Eckhart Tolle
Past is past, and nothing we can do about it. And future is no sane as a saint that will uncover as we want it or as we expect it. “Living in the moment” is the only mantra and message that Eckhart Tolle wants everyone to know and experience. This generation may find it hard to understand the hard and long talks of eastern philosophy, but “The Power of Now”, is just another name, except in an easier to read and understanding format.
Eckhart Tolle stresses on the importance of present moment, and how thinking about past or future destroys or impacts our life for no good. Read it to calm your mind, which might be mulling over the past or the unpredictable future.
From living in the moment to how to be a happy camper, or to face the live wrath bravely or to beautify ever so beautiful life, these books will teach you ever-essential life aspects, a human being in this one precious life, should be aware of.
Which of these six inspiring books have helped you out most on your spiritual journey and improved the quality of your life? Leave a comment to continue the conversation.