Ikigai (ee-key-guy) is a Japanese concept that combines the terms iki, meaning “alive” or “life,” and gai, meaning “benefit” or “worth.”. When combined, these terms mean that which gives your life worth, meaning, or purpose. It is a powerful framework for thinking about how to spend your time. The most important lesson in don’t neglect any of the circles.
The Ikigai philosophy is 3000 years old and is a powerful tool for finding your joy in life.
When I looked at an Ikigai diagram in its original form, I immediately knew that my purpose in life was developing Spiritual Rescue Technology for use by the world. I decided to incorporate it into an image reflecting that purpose for use by anyone with a similar purpose. This is my purpose in life in diagram form.
Ikigai is the art of doing something—and doing it with supreme focus and joy. This book will give you all you need to get started. Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life