This Book Is The Answer To Life’s Big Questions
Masterpiece By The Spiritual Leader & Bestselling Author Om Swam
Pain is inevitable; suffering is optional.
Loss is unavoidable; grief isn't.
Death is certain.
Well, life isn’t certain. Its uncertainty, unpredictability, even its irrationality, make it what it is.
Often, we run blindly into fire, we step on snakes, we get entangled in snares -- these are the fires of desire, the snakes of attachment, and the snares of jealousy and covetousness. If we are bitten, burnt and hurt, we call it suffering, and believe it to be the way of life, when, in fact, we are mistaking our pain for our suffering. We have little control over the former but the latter is almost entirely in our hands. We can take things in our stride or be tossed on the tide. All it takes is to be able to open our eyes. This choice, we must remember, is ours; always.
Om Swami’s new book marks the way to enlightenment through mindful thinking.
About the author
Om Swami is a monk who lives in a remote place in the Himalayan foothills.
He holds an MBA from University of Technology, Sydney and a Bachelors in Business Computing from University of Western Sydney. Swami served in executive roles in lead a profitable software company for seven years with offices in San Francisco, New York, Toronto, London, Sydney and India.
Om Swami completely renounced his business interests to pursue a more spiritual life.
His blog can be seen on www.omswami.com