In Dont Worry, Be Grumpy,
popular author and monk Ajahn Brahm tells humorous and insightful
stories that will make you smile and give you another perspective from
which to look at life.
These 108 brief stories, with titles like The Bad Elephant,
Girlfriend Power, and The Happiness License, offer up timeless
wisdom that will speak to people from all walks of life. Drawing from
his own experiences, stories shared by his students, and old chestnuts
that he delivers with a fresh twist, Ajahn Brahm shows he knows his way
around the humorous parable, delighting even as he surprises us with
unexpected depth and inspiration.
Laugh aloud even as you look at life anew with these stories from the bestselling author of Who Ordered This Truckload of Dung?
Don't Worry Be Grumpy Inspiring Stories for Making the Most of Each Moment, Ajahn Brahm, Wisdom Publications, Paperback, 2014, 240 Pages, $16.95
Ajahn Brahmavamso Mahathera (known to most as Ajahn Brahm), born Peter
Betts in London in 1951, is a Theravada Buddhist monk. Ajahn Brahm grew
up in London and earned a degree in Theoretical Physics from Cambridge
University. Disillusioned with the world of academe, he trained as a
monk in the jungles of Thailand under Ajahn Chah. A monk for over thirty
years, Ajahn Brahm is a revered spiritual guide and the abbot of
Bodhinyana Monastery, in Serpentine, Western Australiaone of the
largest monasteries in the southern hemisphere. He is also the Spiritual
Director of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia, and spiritual
adviser and inspiration for Buddhist centers throughout Asia and
Australia. His winning combination of wit and wisdom makes his books
bestsellers in many languages, and on his teaching tours Brahm regularly
draws multinational audiences of thousands.