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The Enemy Within

I read this the other morning. Seems like an important message for our times. Working on the violence within ourselves is the best place to start.

One who conquers himself is greater than another who conquers a thousand times a thousand men on the battlefield. [Dhammapada, 103]

As long as we attack others under the […]

Already Forgotten?

I’m sitting here listening to all the Remembrance Day coverage on TV. Every November 11th we honour the fallen by remembering them. We remember how many brave men and women we have lost, and continue to lose. I believe the underlying purpose is so that we remember how terrible war is, so that we don’t […]