Events Tagged Compassion

Global Compassion Summit

Written By CCARE Staff
  • July 7 - ;9, 2015 12:00 am - 11:55 pm

A more peaceful world is possible when we can demonstrate love, understanding, acceptance and compassion for our fellow human beings. Fortunately, every human being is hardwired for compassion, and with intention and education, that compassion can grow. The Global Compassion Summit will bring to life the science and practices that help us as individuals embrace (more…)

Conversations on Compassion with Thupten Jinpa

Written By CCARE Staff
  • May 21, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 United States

About This Event In this dialogue CCARE’s founder and director, Dr. James Doty, will ask Thupten Jinpa  about his life’s work and what role compassion may have played. This event is an hour-long dialogue followed by questions from the audience. The talk will be recorded and posted to CCARE’s  YouTube Channel and website several weeks after the (more…)

Conversations on Compassion with Matthieu Ricard

Written By CCARE Staff
  • June 3, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 United States

*Update: Seating is now full in Berg Hall (2nd floor) at LKSC and the livefeed room (1st floor). About This Event In this dialogue CCARE’s founder and director, Dr. James Doty, will ask scientist and Buddhist monk, Matthieu Ricard, about his life’s work and what role compassion may have played.  This event is an hour-long dialogue followed (more…)

Meng-Wu Lecture: Owen Flanagan Jr, PhD

Written By CCARE Staff
  • May 28, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

450 Serra Mall, Bldg. 260, Stanford, CA 94305 United States

About The Event In this lecture, Owen Flanagan Jr., PhD,  will present:  “Stoic and Buddhist Views on Elimination of Anger”.  This event is an hour-long lecture followed by questions from the audience. The talk will be recorded and posted to CCARE’s YouTube Channel and website several weeks after the event. About Dr. Flanagan Jr. Owen (more…)

Blog Posts Tagged Compassion
CompassionWeekHands

Tragedies like the earthquake in Nepal cause us to engage in soul-searching about life and how we are living, as well as call us to respond with compassion to the intense suffering that we witness. For those of us seeking ways to help, it can be difficult to know how to respond. Research by the CompassionLab shows that leaders and …