Words to Live by

Words to Live by : A Daily Guide to Leading an Exceptional Life

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"Words to Live By" presents a daily affirmation drawn from the insights of history's most brilliant philosophers and poets. Framed by the simple wisdom of Eknath Easwaran, each message offers inspiration and practical guidance for meeting life's challenges one day at a time. This lovely bedside companion can be consulted in the morning, as a touchstone for the day's events, or in the evening, as a way to quiet the mind. Even the busiest readers can find quick encouragement in these timeless truths.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 138 x 208 x 30mm | 381.02g
  • Nilgiri Press
  • Tomales, United States
  • English
  • 1586380168
  • 9781586380168
  • 867,196

About Eknath Easwaran

Eknath Easwaran (1910-1990), a gifted spiritual teacher, is one of the most respected authorities on mysticism in the world today. Easwaran was a professor of English literature in India and an acclaimed writer and lecturer when he came to the U.S. as a Fulbright scholar in 1959.Here he decided to move, as he put it, "from education for degrees to education fro living" Easwaran's writing is clear, contemporary, and full of gentle wisdom. He combines the best Eastern and Western spirituality in fresh and profoundly simple ways.show more

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