Woo Myung, bestselling author of many books about Truth, attained enlightenment after deep introspection about life and existence. Once he became Truth, he dedicated his life to teaching others to become Truth and created the meditation method of subtraction to change the human mind to the infinite universe mind.
His numerous books include The Way to Become a Person in Heaven While Living, World Beyond World, Where You Become True Is the Place of Truth, Heaven's Formula for Saving the World, The Book of Wisdom, Mind, Nature's Flow, and The Enlightened World which have all been published in English. All of his books have been or are being translated into Japanese, Chinese, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, German, and Swedish.
His book, Where You Become True Is the Place of Truth, was named the 2014 winner of the Eric Hoffer Award's Montaigne Medal, and the winner in the Philosophy category for the National Indie Excellence Awards.
In November 2012, Stop Living in This Land, Go to the Everlasting World of Happiness, Live There Forever was #1 on Amazon.com's bestseller list. In 2013, Woo Myung was the recipient of numerous awards for this book, including gold medals for the IPPY Awards and Living Now Book Awards. In the same year, he was also named a winner in various categories ranging from poetry to philosophy and spirituality for the International Book Awards and National Indie Excellence Awards, as well as being named a finalist for the e-book non-fiction category and Montaigne Medal from the Eric Hoffer Award. In the previous year, he was awarded three gold medals by the eLit Book Awards for the Spiritual/Mind, Body & Spirit/Self-Help categories.
In September 2002, in recognition of his efforts to promote peace, he was awarded the Mahatma Gandhi Peace Prize by the UN-NGO, International Association of Educators for World Peace (IAEWP) and was also appointed as a World Peace Ambassador by the same organization.