Every single person is spiritual in their own unique way. Spirituality feeds the soul. It helps people to be in touch with their inner selves and find deeper meaning of life. Spirituality is what fuels people to aspire to live a more wholesome life and discover their purpose. Numerous books have been written to guide people through their spiritual journeys. Here are some of the best spiritual books.
The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
This is among the most powerful spiritual books of all time. As the title suggests, Tolle expounds on what living in the now truly means. This book is a guide to living a stress free life, forgetting about the past, not worrying about the future and living in the moment. Thanks to Oprah Winfrey’s recommendation, this book has been translated into more than 33 languages and sold more than 3 million copies.
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
Deepak Chopra is a world-renowned author and public speaker. He is also a strong advocate for alternative medicine since he studied endocrinology and internal medicine in the United States. In the seven spiritual laws of success, Chopra outlines seven spiritual laws that people should adhere to in order to be successful. Chopra does not believe that success comes from the old notion of hard work, determination and all that, he believes that it comes from understanding ourselves well as human beings and being in tandem with nature.
A Return to Love by Marianne Williamson
Marianne Williamson is all about love and inner piece. In this book, Marianne shows how love can be a very powerful tool in enabling us to shine and prosper. Love can be used to cure people’s pains and eventually make them have inner peace. This book was a big hit in 1992 and spent 39 weeks in the New York best-seller list that year. It was estimated to have sold an excess of over 3 million copies. It was among the first books to be endorsed by Oprah Winfrey.
Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
This book is an all time favorite and it remained in the New York best-seller list for an astonishing 187 weeks. This is the memoir of a 32 year old Elizabeth Gilbert who had everything. She had a good home, a husband and a successful career but was very unhappy in her marriage. She therefore opted for divorce and jumped on a rebound relationship that wrecked her. She ultimately decided to travel the world in order to find herself. It is through that journey that she learns about the concepts of eat, pray and love.
Conversations with God by Neale Donald Walsch
Ever wondered how God would answer some of people’s most worrying questions? This book has an answer for that. Many people have read the Bible but still don’t understand the concept of God and His kingdom. Most people wish to ask God questions and find an answer about spirituality. Conversations with God are a series of questions one could ask God and their subsequent answers.
Spiritual books are like food to the soul. Everyone believes in a higher being. That is the root of people’s souls. We need spiritual books in order to feed and nurture our soul because it is through the soul that people’s lives are manifested.