Reposting Molly Young Brown's powerful reflection on the dominant Industrial Growth Society. The suffering caused by this system stems from its insistence on unrealistic and unhealthy relationships between people and with the more-than-human world: its lack of ubuntu and agaya.
Explore the history, practice and science of "forest bathing", and how it can help you deepen your connection with all other beings in loving-kindness, with the complex wonder and sacred beauty of the universe, with what we call agaya and ubuntu in Novasutras. Shinrin-yoku practice may help you become a more effective agent for increasing ubuntu and agaya in the world.
Novasutras will #RiseForClimate on Saturday Sept 8th - join the Moments of Solidarity 1800 & 2100 UTC
Ubuntu is is the essential truth of inter-being and interdependent co-arising. Learn about our Patreon campaign and other ways to support and participate in the co-creation of the Novasutras movement.
Visit your tree friend often. Take a little time to get to know it. Meditate together, focusing on the exchange of breath.