ahimsa


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a Buddhist and Hindu and especially Jainist doctrine holding that all forms of life are sacred and urging the avoidance of violence

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However, throwing a spanner in the civic body's plan, Ahimsa Maha Sangh had served a legal notice saying that the move was in violation of the Wildlife Protection Act.
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And while oikeiosis is regarded by the Stoics as an expression of nature, Gandhi's ahimsa was for him a faith supported by ideas borrowed from Tolstoy, Eastern traditions, and Christianity.
Venkata Krishnan, Founder and Moderator, Ahimsa Foundation, Headquarters, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
The content is largely about church planting, encouraging for Mennonites and Brethren but frustrating for the non-Mennonite interested in the intersection of Mennonite nonviolence with the Hindu, lain, and Buddhist ahimsa (relevant to all areas except the Philippines) and ignorant of the finer details of splinter churches.
Despite this, these religions have been able to coexist with each other and the principle of Ahimsa (the philosophy of revering all life and refraining from harm to any living thing) has really flourished.
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It also launched the Ahimsa Dairy Foundation, which sells milk from cows that will not be killed for meat.
The organisation also launched the Ahimsa Dairy Foundation, which sells milk from cows that will be allowed to live out their natural lives once their milking days are over.
One of the central tenets of the ancient Indian practice is Ahimsa, or "do no harm.
Section 3, on nonviolence, casts Rahner and Nandy as collaborators on a concretely ethical mysticism that garners wisdom from both Rahner's account of Ignatius's indiferencia and Nandy's Ahimsa.
We believe in ahimsa and we follow Gandhiji's teachings.
In Sanskrit, the word ahimsa means non-injury, a fundamental philosophy of yoga practice, and the foundation of the non-violence advocated by Gandhi.
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