Helena Norberg-Hodge witnessed tensions between Buddhists and Muslims in the Ladakh region (two groups that were historically very friendly towards each other) of India escalate dramatically, due to the effects of globalization. As a result, Helena decided to research how a localized economy model could better preserve the success, culture, and happiness of small communities […]Read more
Daily Archives: May 18, 2016
Anger: Incident or Issue?
In the years that I facilitated my support group for estranged families, I primarily worked with older parents whose adult children had severed their relationship with them. The parents were perplexed: “I was a good parent”, they declared. “I gave my children the best of everything. There is no reason why they should be punishing […]Read more