Awareness – Anthony De Mello:
Awareness is a beautiful and thought provoking book about the nature of reality within and around us. Anthony De Mello has written this engaging book to help us understand the real meaning of awareness and what we have to do get ourselves back to the present moment.
We are all sleep-walking. More often than not we are simply lost in our thoughts. We are rarely in the present moment. Awareness is a call to wake up to our inner reality. It is also a reminder of who we really are. Mankind has been asleep for a very long time. This book is a call for awakening.
Throughout history, great minds have always spoken about the importance of being in the moment and practices that can help us to do it. Meditation, Mindfulness and other spiritual practices are all about learning how to be in the present moment. Anthony helps us to understand all this in a unique and characteristic style of his.
Pick up this book if you want to understand more about your inner life. This will be a good introduction to understanding yourself better. The book offers a breezy read, and at the same time helps you to think deeper about the situation of life and how to understand it. All we are missing in this world is Awareness.