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Call for Compassion

What is the role of  compassion in our lives? The call for compassion bellow was made through the Charter for Compassion initiative.

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Filed under: 9►EXTRA, ■ Compassion

3 Responses

  1. Mcelhinny says:

    You certainly deserve a round of applause for your post and more specifically, your blog in general. Very high quality material.

  2. Nicklien says:

    Cool article! My spouse and I had been simply just debating that there are a whole lot of absolutely wrong details on this matter. Many thanks for your post and marvelous contribution.

  3. Alina Alens says:

    Here’s a brilliant TED talk by Joan Halifax on “Compassion and the true meaning of empathy”.
    Buddhist roshi Joan Halifax works with people at the last stage of life (in hospice and on death row). She shares what she’s learned about compassion in the face of death and dying, and a deep insight into the nature of empathy.
    (Recorded at TEDWomen, December 2010, in Washington, DC. Duration: 13:19.)

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