Joy

 

The Book of Joy includes conversations between His Holiness the Dali Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu with Douglas Abrams.  “Joy is much bigger than happiness; it is a state of mind and heart.”

 

8 Pillars of Joy

Humor 

Humility

Acceptance

Perspective

Gratitude

Generosity

Forgiveness

Compassion

Pages 311-348 outline concrete ways to reflect on and practice each pillar.   All 8 Pillars of Joy are woven into the Culture of Care we foster at school.

With joy,

Susan Kilbane