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Thou Shalt Not Kill - by Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

 

Thou Shalt Not Kill by Leo Tolstoy 

  Thou shall not kill.  (Exodus 20:18)                                                                                                               The disciple is not above his master; but everyone that is perfect shall be like his master.  (Luke 6:40)           All they that take the sword shall perish with the sword.  (Matthew 26:52)                                                       Therefore, all the things whatsoever ye would that…

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Added by Arthur Bogomil Burton on November 12, 2011 at 9:15pm — No Comments

What Humans Live By - story written by Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

 

What Men Live By

“We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not abideth in death.” — 1 “Epistle St. John” iii. 14.

“Whoso hath the world’s goods, and beholdeth his brother in need, and shutteth up his compassion from him, how doth the love of God abide in him? My little children, let us not love in word, neither with the tongue; but in deed and truth.” — iii.…

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Added by Arthur Bogomil Burton on November 12, 2011 at 9:03pm — No Comments

William Lloyd Garrison's PEACE DECLARATION in Boston 1838, used in Tolstoy's Book THE KINGDOM OF GOD IS WITHIN YOU

Declaration of Sentiments Adopted by the Peace Convention

Assembled in Convention, from various sections of the American Union, for the…

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Added by Arthur Bogomil Burton on November 18, 2010 at 1:24am — No Comments

100 YEARS after L.N.Tolstoy's passing - LETTER TO A HINDU with an Introduction by M.K.Gandhi

A LETTER TO A HINDU



THE SUBJECTION OF INDIA--ITS CAUSE AND CURE



__With an Introduction by__ M. K. GANDHI



INTRODUCTION



The letter printed below is a translation of Tolstoy's letter

written in Russian in reply to one from the Editor of Free

Hindustan. After having passed from hand to hand, this letter at

last came into my possession through a friend who asked me, as

one much interested in Tolstoy's writings,…

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Added by Arthur Bogomil Burton on November 17, 2010 at 10:53pm — No Comments

Acclaimed Indian Author Arundhati Roy Faces Arrest for Questioning India’s Claim on Kashmir The award-winning Indian author Arundhati Roy is facing possible arrest in India on sedition charges after …

Acclaimed Indian Author Arundhati Roy Faces Arrest for Questioning India’s Claim on Kashmir

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The award-winning Indian author Arundhati Roy is facing possible arrest in India on sedition charges after publicly advocating for Kashmir independence and challenging India’s claim that Kashmir is an "integral part of India." If charged and convicted of sedition, Roy could face up to life…

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Added by Arthur Bogomil Burton on October 28, 2010 at 11:20pm — 1 Comment

CHILD LABOR

Commonwealth Games Stadiums Built By Children As Young As Three

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Added by Arthur Bogomil Burton on October 28, 2010 at 11:15pm — No Comments

Forum

Ahimsa. 5 Replies

My own finding is that first and foremost action in nonviolence (Ahimsa) is the personal aspect of turning to become a vegetarian. It is kind-of easy if not other-intentional to be non violent with…Continue

Started by JP Cusick in Ahimsa (non-violence). Last reply by Prof. Dr. Yogendra Yadav Mar 15, 2012.

THE END AND THE MEANS / AHIMSA OR "BY ALL MEANS NECESSARY" 2 Replies

    The statement in Gandhitopia News Digest of Nelson Mandela saying that his hero was not M.K.Gandhi but J.Nehru sounded to me almost as strange as if M.K.Gandhi had said "...my teacher was not…Continue

Started by Arthur Bogomil Burton in Gandhi and Vinoba Bhave. Last reply by Prof. Dr. Yogendra Yadav Mar 14, 2012.

NOT FROM THE THREE MONKEYS WHO COVER THEIR EYES, EARS AND MOUTH... 1 Reply

 SEVENTEEN SOCIAL SINS:wealth without WORKpolitics without PRINCIPLEScommerce without MORALITYeducation without CHARACTERpleasure without CONSCIENCEscience without HUMANITYworship without…Continue

Started by Arthur Bogomil Burton in Gandhi and Vinoba Bhave. Last reply by Prof. Dr. Yogendra Yadav Mar 14, 2012.

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

  FROM Arthur Bogomil BurtonPEACE, LOVE AND BLESSINGS ALWAYS25 November 2010UNITED STATES OF THE INFINITE ONENESSOF THE INFINITE CONSCIOUSNESS OF THE INFINITEContinue

Started by Arthur Bogomil Burton in Gandhi and Vinoba Bhave Nov 25, 2010.

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