COEXIST Accordian Poster
This really has nothing to do with yarn.
Except that we crafters like to knit people together.
And we knitters and crocheters need to learn to COEXIST(!)
Created by the awesome folks at Syracuse Cultural Workers.
Description from SCW: "Our beautiful new accordion poster has quotes from seven spiritual practices celebrating peace, tolerance, justice, unity and respect for the earth.
"We have to understand an attack on one faith is an attack on all our faiths." President Barack Obama, speaking at Islamic Society of Baltimore February 3, 2016
C: INDIGENOUS SPIRITUALITY - Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. ~ Chief Seattle, Duqamish, 1854
O: HINDUISM - Let peace fill our heart, our world, our universe. Peace, peace, peace. ~ Upanishads
E: JUDAISM - They shall beat their swords into ploughshares and their spears into pruning hooks. ~ Isaiah 2:4
X: BUDDHISM - My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness. ~ The Dalai Lama
I: CHRISTIANITY - We need to strengthen the conviction that we are one single human family. ~Pope Francis, Laudato Si, no. 52
S: ISLAM - Hold to forgiveness: enjoin what is right and turn away from the ignorant. ~ Qur'an 7:199
T: UNITARIAN UNIVERSALISM - We affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person. ~ Principles of UU