You may be thinking, Pray for Paris is a perfectly kind and compassionate phrase of support, and it is, but did you ever stop to seriously think about it? The Dalai Lama did and had some sensible advice for people…
In this BBC documentary, the possibility of remembering past lives is discussed. Some children can remember exact & verifiable details of their prior life they never could have come to know in this their current child life. These details can be objectively and independently confirmed.
UBC Foresty Professor Suzanne Simard is a forest ecologist whose research focuses on how organisms living in soil – like fungi – help trees establish and grow.
If we could feel the true closeness of others, all struggles and fights would immediately stop. After all, who in his right mind would hurt another if he experienced that person as part of himself? Well that’s exactly how it is! We are a field of energy and happiness and suffering experienced by any of us are experienced by all others. If we are open, the suffering of others gives rise to compassion (a deep sense of “you are like me and it hurts”), if not, we violently reject it. In both cases we do feel it.