How We Responded to the PandemicA pandemic reminds us that everything is connected. And in a many-to-many way. Such times of collective suffering make virtue visible, and even if the light stays on momentarily, we can't unsee the good that we saw. It’s time to get to work. Read More »
Gandhi 3.0: Vortex of Noble Friendship70 global love warriors hold a simple idea: if diverse people can all hold space with a focus on inner transformation, something may shift in the matrix of our interconnection and create a field for radically innovative solutions for today's challenges. Read More »
My Six Weeks of Laddership"How have I evolved? I am not sure yet, except to say that the former me wouldn't allow "not sure" to be an answer." Lara reflects on the subtle shifts from her 6-week virtual Laddership Circle. Read More »
Dalai Lama Honors ServiceSpaceDalai Lama awarded ServiceSpace Founder with an "Unsung Hero of Compassion", award and he graciously received it on behalf of ServiceSpace. Read More »
The Gift SpectrumBirju outlines and reflects on different shades of gift economy and ecology. Read More »
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Karuna News: Unsung Leadership Lessons Posted by KarunaVirus , Oct 20 2021 Newest issue of our newsletter is out!We often picture leaders at the front of a group, charting new territories for others to follow. Yet there are countless leaders whose efforts take place in the back of the room, or the bottom of a configuration. Their often invisible contributions spark dormant seeds of possibility in the hearts of others, whose unscripted ripples can alchemize into the fabric of a community, becoming impossible to trace back to one single initiator. Around the globe, these stories remind us of the collective strength that lies in the distributed constellations of goodwill behind many unsung heroes.Read the full newsletter here ...
Nic Askew: Witnessing Without Conditions: The Inner Posted by Steve Elkins, Oct 20 2021 This week's Awakin Call guest: 'Nic Askew: Witnessing Without Conditions: The Inner ViewReflection questions: Our guest this week believes that "what we seek is seeking us" and that our act of seeking may keep us from the experience we seek. How do you begin to drop into an agenda-less presence and awareness that allows you to create an empty space for your own and others' souls to appear?
Karma Kitchen Bangalore – A Gift That Bears Gifts Posted by Monica samuel, Oct 18 2021 For many years we have been inspired by the idea of the Karma Kitchen, but we never thought that we could be the ones to initiate it. This year, one member of our core group of 6 friends was very inspired to try this experiment. Since we have always supported each other in all explorations, we all jumped aboard. A gift that started with a gift We knew Karma Kitchen was a big project but how big … we got to learn only when we started the planning. Looking back, many magical things happened to keep us going - stopping us from even having second thoughts. For example, when we were still talking about starting the Karma Kitchen, our mentor and a sister Karma kitchen project gave us the seed money to get started. That was so unexpected and such a gift of generosity that we felt that we must respect this ... Read Full Story