𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐁𝐨𝐨𝐤 𝐎𝐟 𝐈𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐠𝐨 𝐈𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐞
𝐁𝐲 𝐇𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐢𝐚 𝐏𝐮𝐢𝐠𝐜𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐞𝐫, 𝐅𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞𝐬𝐜 𝐌𝐢𝐫𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐬
𝐏𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐡𝐞𝐝: 𝟏𝐬𝐭 𝐉𝐚𝐧𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝟐𝟎𝟏𝟖
𝐆𝐞𝐧𝐫𝐞: 𝐒𝐞𝐥𝐟 𝐇𝐞𝐥𝐩/ 𝐉𝐚𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐞 𝐋𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞
𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐘𝐞𝐚𝐫: 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟑
This book reveals the essence of seizing each moment according to Japanese philosophy. This book illustrates the profound concept of Ichigo Ichie through ancient legends, timeless practices, intriguing anecdotes, and narratives spanning various eras and places. With three distinct sections, it reveals the art of Ichigo Ichie and how to create a life of countless precious moments as it guides you through the realms of What, Why, and How. In addition to thoughtful explanations and interactive exercises, including quizzes, the book demonstrates its relevance to real-world situations. Many passages in the book left a lasting impression, beckoning me to revisit them. There are a lot of fascinating insights and wisdom contained within these pages, so I marked them carefully.
This book's remarkable ability to simplify complex concepts makes them easily understandable. By engaging in vivid storytelling, the authors inspire us to appreciate life's beauty, cultivate deep connections, and immerse ourselves in the present. They emphasize the importance of mindfulness, gratitude, and accepting life's impermanence through compelling narratives.
The writing style evokes emotions effortlessly, inviting readers to easily step into the authors' shoes and share their experiences. Introspection and insight are skillfully woven into the prose, with philosophical depth balanced with actionable advice. In this book, the authors share personal narratives based on their own experiences and those they encountered during their research. A relatable and intimate dimension is added to the narrative through these stories.
There are many positive aspects to this book, but one minor point worth mentioning is occasional repetition. The repetition of the fundamental concepts, however, serves a purpose: they allow readers to gain a deeper understanding of Ichigo Ichie by absorbing and embodying its essence.
My wholehearted recommendation is to read this book if you are looking for a fresh perspective and a revitalizing read. It's a must-read for everyone.
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