The principle of non-harming and ethical dilemmas

While reading “Ethics for the New Millennium”, written by The Dalai Lama, I got to a section in chapter ten, speaking about how we apply the principle of non-harming when we are confronted with an ethical dilemma.

As it’s not always black or white, isn’t it?

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How to be a traveler / Cum să fii călător

*versiunea în limba română este disponibilă la sfarșitul versiunii în limba engleză You might think it’s an article about planning or budgeting a trip. But it’s not. It’s about making travelling your lifestyle every day of your life. I’ve been lucky to be born in the first free generation of Romania with open borders after […]

Rethinking Charity / Regândind Filantropia

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A couple of years ago, I saw a TED talk that changed my perspective over how charity campaigns are done or how they should be done to maximize success, and it changed the way I see the activity in this sector. The speech I’m mentioning was held by Dan Pallotta (activist and fundraiser) and it’s structured on multiple points proving that the non-profit sector is discriminated by comparison with the for-profit sector.

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The Power of Meaning / Puterea Semnificației

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When choosing personal development books I’m looking for the ones well documented, based on studies, experiments and with some scientific proof behind them.
And I did find another one satisfying all my “personal requirements” – The Power of Meaning. Crafting a Life That Matters by Emily Esfahani Smith. 

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