Use Ikigai to Create a Life Plan That Brings You Joy and Meaning

Lakshan Abeyawardena
3 min readJan 15, 2023

4 Steps to Discovering Your Ikigai and Living a Fulfilling Life

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The Ikigai method is a Japanese concept that refers to one’s “reason for being” or their purpose in life. It is believed to be the intersection of four key elements: what you love, what you are good at, what the world needs, and what you can be paid for. By aligning your actions with these…