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a·him·sa ( -h m sä ). n. A Buddhist and Hindu doctrine expressing belief in the sacredness of all living creatures and urging the avoidance of harm and violence.

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Ahimsa and Veganism - Animal Rights: The Abolitionist Approach
Guest Articles. Ahimsa and Veganism. Gary L.
Ahimsa: Non-Harming
The first and most important precept is ahimsa – non-violence. Whether you realize it or not, the practice of ahimsa has already begun to sneak up on you.
Ahimsa & Food: Hand-Made Food
Ahimsa & Food: Hand-Made Food. By Sri Swami Mayatitananda. Karuna was a twelve-year-old girl who developed an aversion to food.
Ahimsa is the Foundation of Yoga By Sri Yogi Dharma Mittra
May the Lord bestow upon us the divine way to obtain Ahimsa.
Satya and Ahimsa
Institute of World Culture. Concord House. 1407 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.

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Agitation and ahimsa
What is it that we can do to establish ahimsa in our youth? Since protest is here to stay as a vital tool in the political arena, education in non- violence becomes a priority.
Ahimsa in new avatar has students hooked
"Had we not seen this agitation, we would not have realised the power of 'ahimsa' (non-violence).
Ahimsa Milk Launches Slaughter-Free Milk Delivery in London
by Matthew McDermott, New York, NY on 08.24.
People's victory
Sakunthala Seshanna, Bangalore It is heartening to know that ahimsa can succeed even today. I salute Anna for his determination and for steering the entire nation in the fight against corruption.
We believe in ahimsa: New Tibet PM
Forty-three-yearold Lobsang Sangay takes oath as the Prime Minister-elect of the Tibetan government-in-exile today, in Dharamshala. The Harvard scholar was elected to office earlier this year.

Suggested Web Resources

Ahimsa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ahimsa (Sanskrit: Devanagari; अहिंसा; IAST ahiṃsā, Pāli: avihiṃsā) is a term meaning to do no harm (literally: the avoidance of violence – himsa).
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Dec 11, 2005 The only way to develop universal love is by the practice of Ahimsa (non-injury). Ahimsa is refraining from causing pain to any living creature.
Ahimsa NonViolence, peace Non-violence
Ahimsa is certainly not cowardice; it is wisdom. And wisdom is the . Ahimsa begins in the home, in the bedroom, in the kitchen, in the garden, in the living room.

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