Co-ordinated by Tessa King
These afternoons (1.30-3pm first Thursday in the month) will be an opportunity to meet informally and explore the issues we face at this stage of our lives. 95 more words
by Wayne Ren-Cheng
Of the practices of the Eightfold Path, one of them in particular you have been practicing every moment since birth. Call it ‘trial and error’ or ‘on-the-job-training’, you’ve learned what to do, and when to do it so that you get desired results. 1,221 more words
Empathy literally means the capacity to recognize the emotions being experienced by another sentient being.
It is almost always bound up with sympathy and compassion. Empathy as we normally think of it is a good thing, a liberal thing, a Buddhist thing, a kindly thing. 331 more words