Beyond Religion Altogether: Some Religious Notes On The Dalai Lama's Suggestion Of Post-Religious Ethics
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Reflecting on the recent religiously rooted violence in Libya and Cairo, the Dalai Lama seems to be calling for a space of ethical and spiritual reflection that is not rooted exclusively in religious traditions.
At the heart of humanity is a sometimes sweet, sometimes not-so-sweet narcissism that makes it almost impossible for us to get outside ourselves. In a similar vein, we tend to assume that God shares our perspective and priorities.