Return to compassion

By Life Positive November 2012Worried with the spurt in violence and negativity in American society as a result of negative news being focussed upon and circulated by the media, a clutch of journalists have come together to create and spread good, pos

Charity Lessons

By Sandhya Ramachandran November 2011Every religion emphasizes the importance of doing good. One common teaching across all religions is the importance of charity.Charity does not just involve giving away because in the process you

The Kindness of a stranger

By Mukta Hegde August 2010 The author recounts an incident that reinforced her faith in the goodness of human nature

Charter for compassion

By Life Positive December 2009Karen Armstrong, author of The Case for God and winner of the 2008 TED prize, along with religious leaders from around the world, gathered on November 12, 2009, at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., to unveil

Ashirwadam

By Jamuna Rangachari November 2009 An act of compassion is worth a thousand sermons I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see,I sought my God, but he eluded me,I sought my brother, and I found all three – Author unknown

A tower of light and love

By Mona Ranaval September 2009 From a housewife and healer, Maa Gyaan Suveera stands on the threshold of a new life as spiritual teacher and founder of a centre for learning and healing From a householder to a renunciate, from a healer to a spiritual teacher, Rohini Khatri’s life path has been one of