ASIAN PERSPECTIVE ON COPING WITH GRIEF

ASIAN PERSPECTIVE ON COPING WITH GRIEF

BY NICHOLAS YAP Image Source: Juan Pablo Arenas from PexelsGrief is a universal feeling of sadness and despair. Much like how one would receive their first car, or how one might receive their first kiss - grief is part of our lives whether we like it or...
What to Say to Someone Who Lost Their Mother or Father

What to Say to Someone Who Lost Their Mother or Father

  The loss of a parent can occur at any age, yet no matter how young or old you may be at the time, it is a devastating ordeal for anyone to face. Whether you have gone through the experience yourself or have yet to face this chapter of your life, when you have a...
What to Say to Someone Who Lost a Parent

What to Say to Someone Who Lost a Parent

 One of the most difficult things for people to do is choosing what to say to someone who has lost a parent. Especially if you have never been in a similar situation in the past.What to say to someone who lost a parent? If you have a close friend or relative who...
Help in Grief: What to Say to Someone Who Lost a Child

Help in Grief: What to Say to Someone Who Lost a Child

The loss of a child is painful for surviving parents. As friends or relatives, it’s hard to know what to say, but your words and actions can make a difference. When a family member or friend dies, it is a painful experience.  When a child dies before a parent,...
Using Buddhist Symbols for Inner Peace to Achieve Enlightenment

Using Buddhist Symbols for Inner Peace to Achieve Enlightenment

Practiced by millions worldwide, Buddhism is a religion centered on wisdom and compassion. Like many religions, Buddhism is filled with symbols. Learning about the symbolism used in Buddhism is an effective way to learn about the meaning of the religion itself. Let’s...