Posted by admin on January 2, 2008 | 21 Comments
The topic of compassion is of course very close to the purpose of this site âs it is an aspect of Love. However, this was instigated recently by the ‘Spread the Love Now!’ project of Wade of The Middle Way, Kenton of Zen-Inspired Self Development, and Albert of Urban Monk.Net. This site, as the ‘About’ page shows, has two writers, and we thought we’d each contribute something to this. So there are two articles about compassion, one for each of us. This topic is, after all, central to the purpose of this site – why else would we call it Loving Awareness?
If you haven’t read the previous entry on compassion, please do so. I’m going to add to it, starting with the first comment as a basis question – on the subject of child abuse. It’s a very good question, and representative on most people’s initial response to thinking of compassion in terms of awareness and acceptance, rather than having a duty to do something to solve a problem. I realize this is a touchy subject, and that what is written here may be controversial because of the massive cultural pain that exists. However, bringing compassion to such a painful area brings a huge amount of clarity to how it is applied in the world.
If you liked that post, then try these...
Reconnecting to Your Source by admin on October 11th, 2007
All of us, each one of us, is connected to one another.
an allowing space by admin on July 23rd, 2007
This one has more of a glimpse into my personal journey, dealing with a large triggering of pain inside me, and the compassion that came from it.
Being present with emotions by admin on September 30th, 2007
Emotions are somewhat of a problem for the vast majority of people in this culture.
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