We will be using a different chapter of the book as an entry into each
We ask the question, How does this chapter help foster
building a culture of empathy and compassion.
"I think the circle
is very powerful and I feel always moved by the reflections...Thank you Edwin for providing this sacred space to reflect
about Compassion as it is presents itself in our daily life
following the great guidelines
in Karen Armstrong Book"
Chair, Board of Directors
"What a wonderful experience, thank you all so
much! That was a memorable first session of a virtual - yet so
live and heartfelt - [Empathy Circle] book club.
I'm looking forward to the next meetings."
Board of Director Compassionate Action
I think theses circles are wonderful, "
the circle by setting our intention to build a culture of
empathy and compassion.
We light the candle to represent our intention.
Zhuangzi - This emptiness leads to empathy. "
the perfect man has no self. Once he has lost the belief that he is
special and particular, he regards all other people as "I". "People
cry, so he cries - he considers everything as his own being."