|Kwan Yin first of seven manifestations of Buddha in Japan (Gemc666/flickr.com)|
- to the center of morality and religion
- to return to the ancient principle that any interpretation of scripture that breeds violence, hatred, or disdain is illegitimate
- to ensure that youth are given accurate and respectful information about other traditions, religions, and cultures
- to encourage a positive appreciation of cultural and religious diversity
- to cultivate an informed empathy with the suffering of all human beings -- even those regarded as enemies.
|Kwan Yin (Majicaloblivion)|