“Peace is liberty in tranquility.” — Marcus Tullius Cicero
Peace of Mind is one of the top goals like keeping the body fit and spirit young. However, with today’s lifestyle, it has become a necessity to achieve the serenity which protects our physical, emotional, and mental health.
To calm down the nonstop chatter of the mind and to have inner strength, peace, calmness, and leaving the stress, anxiety, and constant race beneath. Peace of mind is not just to have for a few moments, it is a process to feel each and every moment. You need daily practice for the same.
What is peace of mind?
When the mind is full of mental and emotional calmness without any worries, fears, or stress that state of mind is Peace of Mind.
In this state of peace, the mind is in the tranquility of liberty, which gives you a sense of happiness and freedom.
You experience such inner peace when you are engaged in the activities which interest you. Listed below are some examples of the same.
- Company of the loved ones gives you peaceful moments
- When you read the interesting book you feel the tranquility
- You experience peace while lying on the sand under the sun on the sandy beach
- On vacation during your favorite activities, your mind becomes worry-free and calm
- During an alpha state of sleep, your mind is at rest
Such activities serve you peace of mind and replace the worries and thoughts with inner strength and peace.
But you should have this peace of mind throughout the day instead of for a few moments. There may be many ideal inner strength quotes but what matters is your calmness and inner peace. Let’s see how you can experience the same in difficult times and hardships.
To-do activities: convert your stress into inner peace
- Every day take out at least 5-10 minutes to relax your brain
- Simply focus on your breaths. Keep the focus on inhalation and exhalation
- Take a meditative walk like walking solo on the grass with bare feet or swinging in the pleasant air
- You can even practice some of the “Pranayams”, this helps you to feel peaceful and calms your thoughts
Release your feelings
- Write your feelings on the paper which makes your heart heavy
- When you stress out, write down the lessons you learned during your difficult experience
- Share with your close once instead of holding the weight alone
- Figure out the feelings and make apologies or forgive the people who seek your forgiveness
Find your creative corner
- Create your creative corner which gives you a soothing feeling, such as to paint, draw, a color that helps you to put your feelings on the paper.
- Create a peace collage that includes some of the pictures which relax you and put you at ease.
- Frame your favorite quote in calligraphy and meditate with it.
- Go for a walk with the intention to take beautiful photos of your surroundings.
- Feeling confused, then try to put your feelings on paper.
Acceptance: The only way to increase your inner strength
- Create a list of the things you love about yourself, instead of dwelling upon the other side.
- Forgive people who hurt you, this will set you free
- Set a time to appreciate the things in the present instead of scheming to create future scenarios.
- Watch out if you are judging yourself or others by making comments like “I/he should have or I/she should have not” replace it with “I am doing my best and learning each day”
Solitude has all answers
- Start reading the book which you bought but haven’t read yet
- Go on a date with yourself, order your favorite food and enjoy your own company
- Sit in the lap of nature and enjoys the fresh air
- Keep some positive affirmation on a loop which helps you to feel peaceful and empowered
- Do not ever suppress your feelings, holding on to your feelings hurt you and create a mess in your head. Be kind and generous to yourself and other people and tell what you truly feel.
- Create the change you seek in yourself, instead of criticizing or blaming yourself for something wrong.
- Spend time with the person you love and have fun without thinking about other things
- Vibe with people who shares the same energy and warmth with you which you want and give them
Contribute to society
- When we help others inadvertently we help ourselves. We get the feeling of peace and happiness.
- Volunteer at NGOs, Animal Shelter, Orphanage, Old Age homes, or wherever you feel like going to place.
- Be kind to unknown people without bartering kindness in return.
- Serve your skills for free to the spiring people to motivate them and to help them to achieve their goals.
We mention plenty of options, so you can choose from, sometimes little changes in the lifestyle or just the change of doing regular things can make a lot of difference. The most important thing is to do at least a tiny single thing to feel inner peace and strength.
Practice Your Peace of Mind
- Minimize the times from boring activities like reading newspapers or watching TV aimlessly.
- Save your subconscious mind and your cheerful mood from the gossip
- Spend time with the people with whom you vibe
- Heal yourself with the mantra “forget and forgive” and let the grudges go
- Comparison is the thief of joy and brings vibes which you wanna avoid like jealousy and you consider yourself inferior, resulting in low self-esteem
- Accepting unchangeable things is the key to lead cheerful tranquility
- Focus on the present moment and stop dwelling on past
- Have patience and tolerance in any situation with others because you don’t know their stories
- When you experience anxiety or tenseness leave whatever you are doing and take few deep breaths and relax yourself
In a Nutshell:
“The mind is like a glass full till its rim, you can not add any drop of water until you empty the glass. Same goes with the mind. If it is full of worries, doubts, and grudges, you can not create fresh ideas for life. So practice Peace of mind to have fresh and creative ideas for life.”
“When the crashing waves of thoughts slow down when the restless activities leave your mind when your thoughts stop rushing, you start getting the sweet taste of inner peace.”
Do not question others how to find peace of mind, it is within you. Let your feelings flow and that will help you to get more energetic and lively in your life. Spread love and happiness, make the world a better place to live.
We hope our simple ideas help you to find your inner peace and strength. If you have more ideas that can help others, please comment down below, and let’s help each other to grow.