peaceful world = happy world

On Bayview, the main street near my house, there is a Buddhist temple 2 minutes away from a side by side Mosque and Synagogue.   This fact has always made me happy.  I don’t know many other places where this is possible.  I am thankful to live in a country where people of all nationalities and faiths … Continue reading

human nature

This October, we were fortunate to hear the Dalai Lama speak in Toronto.    His perspective on why we should strive to live peacefully was fascinating.   He used the following points to argue that humans are meant to be peaceful: In nature, animals who are hunters are born with laser sharp teeth, claws and/or venom.  Humans are not When … Continue reading