His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet is renowned for all of his knowledge and wisdom. Once you attend a function where you have the benefit of hearing him speak, you can be sure that his words will resonate in your heart and mind for a long time. You may find it a challenge to remember all the things that you have learnt, and apply the teachings in your life.
Knowing this, the Dalai Lama is much more than a speaker. He is also a renowned writer, and has taken the time to author and co-author a range of books that feature his teachings and his ceremonies. All of these books are must-haves if you want peace in your life.
The Book of Joy
The Book of Joy is one that teaches you all about how you can experience joy, and what you need to do to share joy with others. It was co-written with Archbishop Desmond Tutu, as the basic premise is the same for all mankind. Joy changes things in every area of your life, regardless of religion.
The Wisdom of Compassion
Another must-read book, it’s about how you can turn your innermost feelings into actions that can change the world. You do not need to be any particular type of person to have and give compassion: you can be from any walk of life. This is the knowledge that you will learn from this book, as well as how to deeply engage with whom you are within.
With more than ten titles being credited to the Dalai Lama, you will find the right book that meets you on the journey of where you are heading in life. Once you have heard the Dalai Lama speak, you need not worry that the words will be forgotten. They live forever in his books.