� Why you must pause, look up and out of the window.� Why a geranium flowering on the windowsill and wind soughing in the pines is serenity� How rain drumming on the roof can still the mind as effectively as a night of meditation� How to recognize serenity once you have achieved it
This gorgeous pocketbook collects some of Ruskin Bond�s wisest observations�as well as those of the thinkers he most admires�on a life of calm and how to live it. A Little Book of Serenity is perfect to dip into in moments of disquiet and of peace�and to share.
Ruskin Bond is the author of numerous novellas, short-story collections and non-fiction books, many of them classics. Among them are The Room on the Roof, A Flight of Pigeons, The Night Train at Deoli, Time Stops at Shamli, Landour Days, Rain in the Mountains, A Book of Simple Living, A Little Book of Happiness and Friends in Wild Places. He received the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1993, the Padma Shri in 1999 and the Padma Bhushan in 2014. He lives in Landour, Mussoorie, with his extended family.