Author: A CompilationPublisher: Ramakrishna MathYear: 2005Language: EnglishPages: 192ISBN/UPC (if available): N/A
This book is specially designed to help you grasp the basic principles of a good and purposeful life. These chapters unfold before you the whole gamut of your activities in life. A careful precepts and a sincere practice of these virtues will enable you to live your life to its fullest potential. Knowledge, work and love help you to become a perfect human being. True knowledge is gained by an increasing awareness of the totality of your existence. Work means the way you relate yourself to the world. It involves association with people. trample on their Etiquette or manners are the way in which you conduct yourself with the people around you. Good manners make living with people much more comfortable. In encountering the challenges of life you will be called upon to show the highest integrity, reliability, sensitivity and depth of perception, and above all an openness of mind. These are traits which will enable you discover resources within yourself and evolve strategies to deal with any situation you may find yourself in. You can carve out a higher destiny for yourself only when you understand that the quality of life includes not only comfort in living but also living with a purpose.
1. Foundations of a Strong Personality2. Essential Values for Cultivation of Good Manners3. Early Rising4. Cleanliness5. Your Clothes6. At Home7. Health and Exercise8. Food and Dining Etiquette9. While at School10. Study and its Methods11. you and Friendship12. On the Playground13. At the Library14. On the Road and Side-walks15. Privacy16. With Guests17. Travels18. On the Telephone19. The Right Use of the Media20. Constructive Utilization of Time21. Role of Emotions in Our Lives22. Common Sense and Ways of Working and Behaving23. Enlightened Citizen24. Moral and Spiritual Values25. Prayer and Spiritual Culture26. Thus They Lived