Books have been on earth since time immemorial and people have been reading since books appeared on earth.
Zillions of books have been written and the number is on the rise constantly. However, with the spate of technology in our lives, the word is around that reading is on decline? Absolutely no. There are new publishing houses coming up and with the advent of technology, reading is constantly on rise. Now people read books on mobile, kindle etc.
But do you know, there are some really amazing benefits of reading. And if you are a voracious reader, the world can’t just control you.
So here we go with few benefits of reading, that would definitely change your life, if followed religiously.
- Memory – Reading improves our memory as it rewires our brains to become more active. Since reading is an active entertainment, it supercharges the brain to become smarter and retain more.
2. Decision Making Ability – Since reading activates the brain, it improves decision making ability. Another reason why decision making improves is the gaining of knowledge through reading.
3. Knowledge Powerhouse – With reading comes knowledge! And with knowledge at your helm, you are definitely a king among the people. Because you can initiate a conversation and also change the direction.
4. Improves concentration – Reading improves concentration since you need to read the book for long hours, focusing on one single thing. You keep on reading and your mind is on single place, and your concentration skyrockets.
5. Imagination – Albert Einstein once said that calculation takes you from 1 to 2 while imagination takes you everywhere. And reading works on your imagination like nothing else. It takes you everywhere!
These are the top 5 benefits of reading and it will instantly change your personality. So, which book you are picking up today?