There are many amazing, inspiring and truly brilliant people in history that can teach us many things as leaders, thinkers and pioneers of life and an inspired way of living. Some of them were ground breaking inventors and others discovered natural phenomenon that everyone saw, but no one else understood. They were men and women who were pioneers during their time and they continued with their work, even though they did not always obtain timely recognition.
They dared to dream and believe in their beliefs, discoveries and insights. They stood (at times alone) against the ‘norms’. Irrespective of their individual achievements, their words show us the unique way in which they looked at their situations and the world at large.
These Brilliant Beings are not just those who moved large masses of people like Jesus- The Christ, Gautama- The Buddha, Lord Mahavir (founder of Jain religion) or Prophet Muhammed but also innovative thinkers, philosophers and original true scientists like Socrates, Aristotle, Galileo Galilei, Helen Keller and so many more...
The word inspiration comes from the root concept of 'being in spirit'... when we are true to who we are in spirit, our very inner core of being-ness, then we are inspired... and then the thoughts, words and actions that follow, has the power to move the hearts of people and turn the tides of time itself! This can easily be observed from the working and accomplishments such historical examples.
In this series, Inspiration from Brilliant Beings from History, we will briefly look at the lives of such amazing people and gain more insight, wisdom and inspiration from their faith, thoughts and actions!