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In today’s world, compassion and empathy embrace 3 key dimensions: peace, green-living, and health. Â Such “3D Compassion” is ofÂ paramount importance to our future well-being and existence as a global society. Â The 3 dimensions are synergistic and interdependent. Â “3D Compassion” is an expression ofÂ empathy for other people, empathy for other living things (animals, plants), empathy for our Earth, and empathy for ourselves.
source: Walker, L.R. (2013, June 4). Linking Empathy to Health, Green-Living, and Peace.Â http://startempathy.org/blog/2013/06/linking-empathy-health-green-living-and-peace