International Peace Day and Sunday Morning in Brooklyn NYC

A special day of peace is the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, International Non-Violence Day. For the birthday, the Dalai Lama commented that non-violence is always important in our day to day lives, not just around the world. Peace begins within, then at home doing what we can for ourselves, in the community, and then in the world I think. Church bells, … Continue reading International Peace Day and Sunday Morning in Brooklyn NYC

Love Hate Relationships and the Hidden Bias in Compassion

Have you ever had a love-hate relationship? A recent talk by the Dalai Lama captured on video focuses on defining genuine compassion and touches on the origins of love or hate in a relationship. I embed it here today where I am trying to focus on thoughts of a peaceful future. Compassion is a difficult concept … Continue reading Love Hate Relationships and the Hidden Bias in Compassion