\Vijay Eswaran is one of the most successful investors. He is the founder and CEO of QI Group which is one of the largest multi-business conglomerates in Asia. Vijay has made the group great with innovations and hard work. Vijay starts his day with an hour of silence, and it has been a routine. This puts him in a better place to achieve all his daily targets. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: https://www.facebook.com/DatoSriVijayEswaran/ and https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/living-a-life-of-purpose-breaking-away-from-the-mental-shackles/
Vijay Eswaran grew up in a meditative Hindu tradition. He decided to write and publish a book, In the Sphere of Silence, that talks about the power of silence. The book is full of advice on how individuals should start their days. Vijay says an hour of meditation daily helps one in gathering energy and getting focus. This is what he has explained in this wonderful book. The book was published in 2005 in Asia by Rhythm house, and recently it was published in the USA.
In the book, Vijay attributes his business success to the book. He has been following the precepts of the book for over 18 years, and he is certain it has helped him attain much of his goals. The hour of silence that he observes daily is divided into five parts. Read more: Dato Vijay Eswaran: From taxi driver to worth over $500 million dollars
The first three parts take 10 minutes each; the fourth parttakes 20 minutes while the fifth part takes 10 minutes. The optimal time is 4:30 am to 6 am. If the silence is disrupted, you start all over again.
The book explains all these parts comprehensively. The first ten minutes is for reflection on the previous day. You should be able to figure out what you didn’t do better to make the day more successful. The second part is to write all the things you need to do today.The third part one should write goals for the next seven days, next 12 months and the next five years. You should restate these goals every day. Read more: Vijay Eswaran – Philanthropies
Part four is divided into two. The first 15 minutes you should read an informative or any inspirational book. The next five minutes you should write a summary of what you have read. It is advisable to read a book that tells you something new.
The fifth part of the silence is to communicate with your god and write a good summary of the reflection. After 21 days this becomes a habit that will make you more productive.