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“compersion”

Defining Compersion

The word compersion can have many meanings depending on how you dissect it.

A great quote about compersion

Trying to explain compersion to someone who has never felt it is like trying to explain the ocean to someone who has not only never seen it, they are also deathly afraid of water.

More on compersion

I came across this passage from the Bhagavad Gita today, and of course it is translated slightly differently depending on who’s translating it, but I felt this translation from Eknath Easwaran was related in the most plain of English: When a person responds to the joys and sorrows of others as if they were his […]