Ahinsa Sthal - Place of Non-violence and Peace (photo by Mohan S.)
This place of non-violence or peace as the name suggests (in hindi called Ahinsa Sthal)is so named because a 14 feet large statue of Lord Mahavira stands here; set up in the mid-1980s.
Charter for Compassion celebrates it's first year anniversary November 18th with a live webcam event, Creating a Compassionate World, co-hosted by the United Nations Office for Partnerships.
Featuring talks on compassion from Karen Armstrong, Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell, Matthieu Ricard, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, Chade-Meng Tan, Krista Tippett, Fred Luskin, and more.
Learn more about the Charter