"Buddha's Brain" | A Boöring Book Club Review
Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom
As discussed in this YouTube video - we will rank and review Buddha’s Brain as to offer you insight and value without reading the book yet!
First, we will rank the book based on three factors:
While this book is insightful and revolutionizing, it is built more in the direction of anatomy than self-help. I enjoyed the brain breakdowns, (with several visuals), especially the brain stem diagrams.
That being said, be prepared for a textbook-like experience. This is not a simple Saturday in the Park light reading. I find the contents fascinating, which might have saved the Enjoyability score from a (2*)…
This book is a useful supplement for anatomy students, or as an introduction to meditation and inner-peace for the average joe like me. I will spare you the boring details…here is a list of people I believe will benefit the most from this book:
Literary Value (1*)
This book in no way shapes or influences literary style. As mentioned, it is built like a textbook and should be treated as such.
Top Three Lessons:
Act On Your Impulse
Visualize Bright Lights
Visualize the Chain of Events
*for an in-depth explanation, check out my video here
Thank you for reading!
Louis J. DiPaolo Jr.