Non-stealing or non-covetousness, asteya is the third Yama.
When asteya is established, all jewels present themselves. II.37 of the Yoga Sutras
Stealing is so much more and so much different than just taking something. 409 more words
Here is an odd one! London’s celebrated high-end restaurant, Nobu, serves a fresh bluefin tuna entree but is apparently ashamed of it. Printed on the menu is this advisory: “Bluefin tuna is an environmentally threatened species — please ask your server for an alternative.” Here’s an idea: if you don’t want people ordering it, don’t put it on the menu; but I suppose that would be too simple. 51 more words
True happiness and the real meaning of the moral life: see the post here at Jericho Tree by Sr Margaret Atkins.