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What is the Path to Peace? A conversation with Tara Brach and Assaf Katz

Feb 7, 2024

Assaf Katz is an activist and Buddhist teacher in Israel who opposes the Israeli governments’ devastating military action and long occupation in Palestine, and is dedicated to finding a path to peace. This conversation was part of an event for the Tovana mediation community in Israel. We talk about the inner process behind my circulation of a short piece responding to the violence in the West Bank, Gaza and Israel; how we can work with strong reactive emotions and trauma; what helps us to speak and act in a way that is truly serves the greater good, and what can give us hope for eventual peace. This offering includes the recording of a question/response period and a sharing of prayers.

Read the article “What is Love Asking From Us?”

Read the article “Reflections on Gaza and the Bodhisattva Path”

Article in Hebrew translation


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