Cultivating compassion in a violent world

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Bringing the wisdom of verses from a third-century Buddhist philosophical text, Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas on the Middle Way, to view abuses of power and violence in the modern world with compassion:

  • Why it is inappropriate for a leader to be proud
  • Relating the verses to current events such as actions by world leaders, protesting, and maintaining ethical principles in a society that promotes violence and retaliation against enemies
12 Aryadeva's 400 Stanzas on the Middle Way: Chapter 4, Verses 85-92 07-18-13

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