Have you ever experienced real magic? Have you ever been cornered into a life-threatening situation with no conceivable possibility of getting out, only to magically escape the next instant just so you can experience yourself as invincible, indomitable, unsinkable, unstoppable? Have you ever received direct guidance from the Universe, so precise and in such layman’s terms that it takes your own breath away?
“Magic only happens to those who can make it real in their imaginations.”author of Life Is Abracadabra, award-winning international speaker, performer, and globetrotter
Life Is Abracadabra -21 magical stories from my travels to make you look at life with new eyes, new book by author Baisakhi Saha is an experiential documentation of how to transcend the ordinary into extraordinary outcomes in alignment with our desires.
Praise for Life Is Abracadabra
“Baisakhi is surely living a remarkable life! The stories recounted here are a clear example of Synchronicity at work in the world… and when we pay attention to our intuition and signs, the Universe supports us in our missions.”#1 New York Times and #1 International bestselling author of The Celestine Prophecy and The Celestine Vision
“The world is filled with magic and miracles for those who have the eyes to see, the ears to hear and the open mind to perceive. Baisakhi Saha shows us that there are miracles in our midst and magical memories available to us right where we live and they are unfolding every day.”Emmy Award winner, FOUNDER OF NARRATIVE TELEVISION NETWORK, and bestselling author of The Ultimate Gift, The Ultimate Life, and The Lamp made into major motion pictures by 20th Century Fox
“Life Is Abracadabra tells fascinating tales of an Indian girl who had the courage to pursue her dreams. When you have confidence in your dreams, when you cling to the vision of your highest ideal, you can create miracles. This book is a testimonial to that.”two-time former president of Costa Rica, activist, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate
“Travel is always the best way to encounter the ‘kindness of strangers’ and Baisakhi certainly discovers the truth in that proverb, every time she gets herself in even bigger trouble a kindly stranger inevitable turns up.”founder of Lonely Planet
“Ready to believe in magic again? A young girl who followed her heart and discovered gold on her destiny path helps you believe in magic and miracles. An inspiring book!”bestselling author of The Attractor Factor and Zero Limits, and star of The Secret
“Life Is Abracadabra gives a fresh perspective on what is possible if you believe in your dreams, and that everyone has the potential for greatness.”#1 New York Times bestselling author of Secrets of the Millionaire Mind
“Filled with wonderful anecdotes of magic and synchronicity, Life Is Abracadabra will captivate your mind, heart and soul.”#1 New York Times bestselling author of Happy for No Reason and Chicken Soup for the Woman’s Soul
“Baisakhi reminds us all of the power of everyday—and extraordinary—magic. What an inspiring book!”Host of America’s #1 Progressive Radio Show and New York Times best-selling author of The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight
“Life Is Abracadabra is a wonderful reminder that life is truly what you make it. We all have the power to manifest our dreams, and Baisakhi’s inspiring and motivational stories prove the ‘magic’ is within all of us. Highly recommend!”two-time Guinness World Records holder, speed reader, and memory coach
“Where imagination and magic coincide, Life Is Abracadabra is sure to enthrall readers with its insightful and glorious tales. This book is a must-read for anyone who wishes to create real magic in their lives.”international peace advocate, scientist, and author of over 100 books including Science and the Akashic Field, The Self-Actualizing Cosmos, and The Immortal Mind
“True tales of hope and faith, Life Is Abracadabra, with its soulful wisdom will prove to you that magic is available to anyone who trusts their dreams. I highly recommend this book!”New York Times bestselling author of Dying to Be Me, What If This Is Heaven, and Sensitive Is The New Strong
“Baisakhi Saha brings tangible meaning to magic. Because of her multicultural experience, she shapes fate with personal agency to create destiny. Baisakhi offers a path to a world of abundance, self-reliance, and trust in our journey that exceeds any conceivable magic.”clinical neuropsychologist, founder of Biocognitive Science, and bestselling author of The MindBody Code and The MindBody Self
“I found Baisakhi’s stories enchanting. Her life is a great example of what I wrote about in Conscious Luck. She followed her passions and intuition, and good luck followed her.”New York Times bestselling author of The Big Leap and Conscious Luck
“A compilation of magical stories that will delight your senses and expand your perceptions.”scientist, psychologist, and New York Times bestselling author of A Woman’s Journey to God and Minding the Body, Mending the Mind
“Life Is Abracadabra is a remarkable book. Baisakhi Saha demonstrates so brilliantly how when we enter the flow of life we enter into a dimension where magic is woven throughout our lives. This is such a timely book as we must fire up our imaginations to create a new harmonious world. It will inspire you, entertain you, teach you how to tap into the loving wisdom of the Universe, and help you access your greatest potential.”shamanic teacher and award-winning author of Walking in Light and The Book of Ceremony
“Many a book on how to create the life you dream of, from airy-fairy to self-disciplinary, has bitten the dust of disappointment. Now along comes Baisakhi Saha, revealing an actually lived reality in which she discovers the truly deep magic of a Cosmos leaning in our direction, ever there for us to draw on, no matter how hopelessly we get ourselves trapped. This is not a handbook, but rather an opportunity to resonate yourself into our perfect storm of global crises as an optimist knowing there is always a loving cosmic Presence to call on if we only learn to see and hear it.”evolution biologist, futurist, and author of Gaia’s Dance: The Story of Earth & Us
“Life Is Abracadabra shows that anybody can do incredible things and change the world with their unique talents and gifts that they may not even know they have, if only they’d believe.”founder of Ricardo Fernández Guardia College and Coope Ande, national secretary of Servas Costa Rica and AMUCOODE – Women’s Association for the Cooperative Movement
“Traveling while reading this book is like living a fantasy, which becomes a beautiful reality, as truly shared experience is something that can happen to more than one of us and we haven’t been able to identify that ‘great magic’. Hence I greatly congratulate its writer, as she manages to share those interesting life experiences very amicably, and helps us to introspect so one can discover that magic and thus initiate the ‘path to happiness’…!”businesswoman and president of WEF – Women Economic Forum and WICCI – Women’s Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Costa Rica
“In these troubled and uncertain times, one’s personal myths—the framework that organizes thoughts and behaviors—often seem to have broken down, becoming dysfunctional in the face of disease and turmoil. But do not give up hope. Life Is Abracadabra provides its readers a collection of stories that will stimulate new personal myths, fresh perspectives, and positive ways of coping—and even thriving. The author, Baisakhi Saha, shares anecdotes filled with synchronicities, imaginative solutions to difficult problems, and ways her readers can reinvent themselves and their lives. They worked for her, and they can work for you!”distinguished professor at California Institute of Integral Studies and co-author of Personal Mythology
“Saha’s sense of inspiration, motivation, and self-worth are contagious. Don’t pass up the opportunity to read this enchanting book of stories and get caught up in the whirlwind.”founder of Open Source Religion, international speaker, and author of The Voice of Rolling Thunder
“Baisakhi Saha’s book should come with wings… you will feel like you can fly after you read it!”award-winning scholar, intuitive counselor, and author of Billions of Illusions
“Abracadabra is defined in Hebrew as ‘I shall create with my word.’ In Life Is Abracadabra, author Baisakhi Saha takes you on a wonder-filled magic carpet ride upon the wings of possibility in a course of turnabouts of circumstance and synchronicity surprising the senses with fascination, amazement and awe.”producer at Fox Productions, spokesperson, and artist
“A book that I devoured. What an interesting life Baisakhi has lived! I feel as if I could sit up all night talking with her about the magic of life! Bravo Baisakhi for this delightfully written prose.”Celestine Vision writer and author of ANA
What Media Personnel Are Saying
“In a world bloated with information, we’re starved for inspiration. Life Is Abracadabra is a feast for the human spirit! Every morsel is transformative. Baisakhi exemplifies the vast potential within us all.”
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXPLORER, UN VISIONARY, FOUNDER OF EARTH ONE, ANTHROPOLOGIST, FORMER MISS HAWAII, ACTOR, AWARD-WINNING FILMMAKER, AND RECIPIENT OF CINE GOLDEN EAGLE AWARD
“If you are a lover of travel and happen to be going through a time of existential questioning then this book is for you. Baisakhi doesn’t just write of places she visits but of ‘the signs and synchronicities strewn on our paths’. A heartening account of how ‘the universe has our back at all times’. Riveting and life-affirming. A joy to read.”
LEAD TV PRESENTER AT BBC NEWS LONDON AND AUTHOR OF DNA
“I have always found that magic always finds those, who truly believe. And this book proves just that. It’s engaging, enchanting and is a testament to the presence of magic and the power of faith.”
SPECIAL FEATURES ANCHOR AT CNBC-TV18 INDIA
‘I think people are afraid to dream because they don’t want to be disappointed,’ she told the Belgian guy…
But what if there was a way to co-create our dreams with the universe? And what if the universe responded to us in a tangible way?
At the tender age of seventeen, Baisakhi left her home to pursue higher studies abroad. Since then, she has dwelled in different continents—from Asia to Europe to Africa to South America to North & Central America—studying life through myriad mirrors of reality. She has lived with local families—eating their food, adopting their lifestyles, contributing to their economy, negotiating extreme realities and belief systems, and navigating diverse traditions and religions for several years to answer life’s most pertinent questions. Coming from a conservative family in India, she had to overcome all limitations to fly!
This book narrates the magical adventures and marvellous encounters of an ordinary girl who believes in extraordinary possibilities, as she traverses the globe to fulfil her destiny. Life Is Abracadabra is peppered with true anecdotes of hope and faith, of meaningful coincidences and miracles that will make you perceive life from an altogether new dimension. It is about noticing the signs and synchronicities strewn on our paths and acting on them. Because when we do, life will be on our side too.
About the Author
BAISAKHI SAHA is an award-winning international speaker, writer, and globetrotter. From being a computing graduate to a marketing executive to a German interpreter, English teacher, Spanish translator to now an author and performer, mysterious coincidences have led her from one place to another, contriving her to live her destiny, to leave a legacy.
She was born in Kolkata but grew up in different states of India, so it felt as if she was always in a new country. Her childhood was, thus, a preparation for what was to come in adulthood. She is multilingual and can speak six languages.