Devin visited Sri Lanka last December with his teacher and friend who is a Sri Lankan monk. On that visit, he fell in love with the country and its people.
Shortly after returning, there were reports of Buddhist-led violence there against minority Muslims. Devin has been contemplating what goes wrong when Buddhist teachings are used to justify such actions, wherever they may occur.
Tonight’s talk invites us to not only search for external causes, but to look within at our own biases & blind spots for greater understanding of this complicated issue.