Internal peace is an essential first step to achieving peace in the world. How do you cultivate it? It’s very simple. In the first place by realizing clearly that all humankind is one, that human beings in every country are members of one and the same family. The Dalai Lama (via skycloudsky) As a conceptual Continue Reading

Common Ground: Sunni and Shia

Just a quick thought. Something I realised this morning while scrolling through my dashboard is that both the Sunni and Shia ‘sects’ subscribe to the embellishment of their places of worship with the symbol of Diana, Goddess of the Hunt. i.e. the crescent. And I’m fascinated and disgusted at the same time that neither speaks Continue Reading

eclaircissement: tooweird-tolive: tumblrspharmacist: ifweweremartians: Antidepressant Drugs Imagine a society that subjects people to conditions that make them terribly unhappy then gives them the drugs to take away their unhappiness. Science fiction it is already happening to some extent in our own society. Instead of removing the conditions that make people depressed modern society gives them Continue Reading