Re: Peace Walks
- Samyak Darshan
Let soul secure samyakthva.
Walking is physical and meditation is psychical.
One is concerened primarily about one's psychial perfection and
adoption and none the less the physical acts do to be perfected and
adopted to the requirements of ultimate goal - liberation from the
cycle of birth and death.
--- In email@example.com, Elinor Velasquez
> Dear Participants,
> Jai Jinendra
> On 15-16 February, 10 million students and interested
> others will walk for peace, not war, with Iraq. The intention
> is that this walk is to be done in a non-violent manner.
> Myself, I prefer to call it a "Peace Walk" rather than a
> "Peace March," as it is being touted.
> In Delhi, a contingent of students from Delhi
> University are walking on Saturday, 15 Feb. I am walking
> with the San Francisco State University contingent
> on Sunday, 16 Feb.
> This Peace Walk has brought some thoughts to mind:
> What is the history of Jain ascetics with respect to participating
> in organized walks/marches such as the above?
> May a Peace Walk be considered a type of walking meditation or
> is it best for a Jain to walk quietly alone?
> Thank you friends, for considering these simple questions.