If indeed the qualities such as love, patience, tolerance, and forgiveness are what happiness consists in, and if it is also true that compassion, defined as concern for others, is both the source and the fruit of these qualities, then the more we are compassionate, the more we provide for our own happiness. These essential teachings from HH Dalai Lama.
These days in our materialistic culture many people are led to believe that money is the ultimate source of happiness. Consequently, when they don’t have enough of it they feel let down even depressed. Therefore, […]
Generosity is a means of opening our heart, as well as helping another. It is the first of the 6 paramitas, or 6 perfections, to cultivate compassion and wisdom. They are: generosity, ethical discipline, patience, […]