Soul of Nonviolence

Each week nonviolence educator, trainer and author Veronica Pelicaric shares a short reflection based on one of the daily nonviolence quotes Pace e Bene sends out to help each of us live the nonviolent life. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or via RSS.

Becoming invincible to the pitfalls of daily life starts with knowing yourself

Once a person does the work to find out who they truly are, they no longer have to hunt for scraps of feeling important.

June 16, 2021

The two sides of satyagraha

As Badshah Khan explained, “satyagraha stands for both the means and the ends, the struggle and the force that is generated in the struggle.”

June 8, 2021

Repairing what’s broken in our world requires healing ourselves

To repair the human spirit, we must begin by looking to what broke it in the first place: a loss of the sacred and a life reduced to materialism.

June 1, 2021

How stories of nonviolence can break the cycle of violence

Violence often provokes more violence. So to break the cycle, to give us a chance at peace, it’s time to tell new stories.

May 20, 2021

Why violence against the Earth and interpersonal violence are intimately related

As LaDonna Brave Bull Allard explains, the root of this problem lies in disconnection — while the solution is reconnecting to the sacred.

May 14, 2021