Russell Brand is an English actor, comedian, radio jockey, writer, and social activist. He became well known for taking a stand on concern about climate change.

He showed interest in Hare Krishna Movement led by – ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness). He said publicly many times, he used to chant the “Hare Krishna” word as much as he can in his daily life. He practiced daily a Transcendental  Meditation and has impacted benefits for himself in the Spiritual journey. He also practiced Christian Spirituality by daily reciting the Lord’s prayer for Christ Consciousness.

“Be led by your talent, not by your self-loathing; those other things you just have to manage.”

Russell Brand

According to Russell, the purpose of life is to serve society. The meaning is to give as much as you can and help those people in whatever need they are. Make meaning as showing Gratitude for everyone and receive Gratitude for yourself as a result of the process.

He has a daily habit of doing Transcendental Meditation twice a day and has a massive impact on his mind. He is always aware of his consciousness and the beliefs we own in mind.

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“For me happiness occurs arbitrarily: a moment of eye contact on a bus, where all at once you fall in love; or a frozen second in a park where it’s enough that there are trees in the world.”

Russell Brand

“The mentality and behavior of drug addicts and alcoholics is wholly irrational until you understand that they are completely powerless over their addiction and unless they have structured help, they have no hope.”

Russell Brand
About – Russell explains to find the meaning of life is we have to create one. By sharing Gratitude for everyone and being kind to everyone will awaken your soul and leads you to the purpose of life.

“I want to change the world, and do something valuable and beautiful. I want people to remember me before I’m dead, and then more afterwards.”

Russell Brand
About – According to Russell, there should be meaning or purpose in life. Without any purpose, there is no way we can go anywhere or do anything in life. We have to create the meaning of life through walking on the Spiritual path.

“My life is just a series of embarrassing incidents strung together by telling people about those embarrassing incidents.”

Russell Brand
About – In an interview with Yuval Noah Harari, on how humans react to being powerful. The myths of Nationalism destroying the country and leading to the Civil war.

“When I was poor and complained about inequality they said I was bitter; now that I’m rich and I complain about inequality they say I’m a hypocrite. I’m beginning to think they just don’t want to talk about inequality.”

Russell Brand
About – In the show with Jay Shetty, According to Russell, we are addicted to everything whether it’s food, relationship, drugs, alcohol, porn, etc. One should be aware of his addiction and act accordingly.

“All penguins are the same below the surface, which I think is as perfect an analogy as we’re likely to get for the futility of racism.”

Russell Brand

“I think many of the boundaries that convention has placed upon us are arbitrary, so we can fiddle with them if we fancy. Gravity’s hard to dispute, and breathing, but a lot of things we instinctively obey are a lot of old tosh.”

Russell Brand