Modern science teaches ahimsa

Yesterday, I gave a presentation to my Buddhist group on the notion of ahimsa — nonviolence, non-harming. I said kindness to other humans and other life forms is not a luxury, but a necessity. This is particularly true at this time in history, as our society is haunted by climate change, new pandemics, and race riots.

In my presentation, I quoted both Charles Darwin and Albert Einstein. Some Buddhist friends…

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Kenneth Leong

Kenneth Leong

Author, Zen teacher, scientific mystic, professor, photographer, philosopher, social commentator, socially engaged human