Shubha Vilas is a noted motivational speaker and a lifestyle coach who has written many books on self-help which focus on teaching the reader through his own life experiences.
Open Eyed Meditations is a recent book by the author which uses the teachings of the Ramayana and the Mahabharata to solve everyday life problems. His earlier book titled “Ramayana-Game of Life” focussed on the sutras of Ramayana and how they help us in daily struggles.
Open Eyed Meditations consists of 64 chapters. Each of these chapters is designed to emphasize on different aspects like leadership, social behavior, workplace struggles, success, and failure. There are some key learnings from every chapter and this book is a great example of how you should keep a control over your mind and never let the outside difficulties affect your inner peaceWhether
Whether you are going through a rough patch in your job or having a tumultuous relationship, you will find all the answers to the questions of life in this book. It is important to read it slowly and carefully to enable the book to make maximum impact on your life. It also teaches you that meditation is a way of life and it should be practiced not just for a few minutes in a day but every second of every day. Meditation is basically having control over your mind and not letting it wander. This book wonderfully teaches its readers that competition with self is more important than competing with others. In the 280 pages that this book has, every page has something to offer and this is what makes this book an exceptional read.
The book also redefines the way you look at the positive things in life and use them to get ahead in life. It teaches you that the negative things are stepping stones to help you reach new heights and achieve success. It is only when you have encountered failure that you can taste the sweet taste of success.