In light of whats been happening not only with the Orlando shootings June 12th, 2016 but with other violent attacks before Orlando: Paris, London, New Delhi, Norway, Moscow, Madrid, Mumbai, etc., and since Orlando: Istanbul, Bangladesh, Baghdad, Saudi Arabia, and Nice, along with divisiveness over political events happening around the world, some questions came to mind we feel would be valuable for us to discuss and explore from a spiritual (love/compassion/wisdom) perspective. The purpose of this series is to invite you to explore tools, skills and ways of thinking and being that will help you behave with greater wisdom and compassion, while maintaining inner and outer peace, regardless of the situation - e.g. regardless of whatever is happening in your immediate world or the larger world.
How do we nurture our spirits and be a healing, loving presence for others without being pulled into a downward spiral of blame, judgment, and negativity? (cont.)
3. How you can generate compassion for those who commit acts of violence, and why its important