is the Great Good Helper!
(karunā) is feeling the pain
of other beings, either partially, or completely;
Pity not from above: “I am
better”, but as if being in the other being's shoes...
Compassion is OK, but that is
difficult to reach up to emotionally for many beings...
Fellow feeling, sympathy, empathy, understanding are all OK, but somewhat missing
these essential core points:
A: It is a genuine goodwill that cannot endure
all other being's suffering and distress!
B: It is a deep desire to make
all others feel free, glad, content, happy and peaceful!
C: It is extended to and pervaded over many
if not all universal beings simultaneously...
proximate cause of
Karunā = pity is noticing other
of Karunā = pity is
evaporation of all
Meditation on Infinite Compassion
Video on Compassion (Karuna):
Compassionate Pity (Karuna) evaporates all Cruel Violence.
Pity (Karunā )
is one of the four divine
and infinite dwellings