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Meditation

Meditation is a meditative state of mind that has a different but sometimes closely related role in religions. Nevertheless, today, meditation is more widely linked to sort out personal issues and becoming focused at different levels.

Altruism

Altruism is a term used to describe doing for the other as an act of good, or for the sake of, whatever the reason for such action performed is a philosophical question.

Environmental literacy

Environmental literacy is the capacity to understand the concepts, terminology, and issues associated with the destruction of and protection of the natural environment and the place of humans in the process.

Spirituality

Spirituality is a term used to describe (common language) our search for transcendence. Recent years an increasing focus on human living a meaningful life, not only as a private person but also as workers in the knowledge age. The western world long ago moved up from the lower needs of Maslow’s hierarchy (the basic needs as food, water-safety, shelter and protection from animals, cold weather etc.)

Welfare

Welfare is an economic term used to describe the state of well-being of humans on an individual or collective basis.

Gross National Happiness (GNH)

The concept of Gross National Happiness (GNH) was already mentioned in the section on economic value, as an attempt to define an indicator that measures the quality of life in a holistic way than its commercial counterpart GDP. Bhutan’s former King Jigme Singye coined the term.

Environmental Conservation

Environmental Conservation is a way of dealing with nature that includes the preservation, maintenance, sustainable use and the restoration and rehabilitation of the natural environment.