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tender kindness motivated by or expressing affection.
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Noun1.loving-kindness - tender kindness motivated by a feeling of affection
kindness - the quality of being warmhearted and considerate and humane and sympathetic
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He is apparently conscious of having erred, in too energetically pressing his deeds of loving-kindness on persons unable to appreciate them.
And what loving-kindness, oh Lord, what loving-kindness I felt at times in those dreams of mine
It was not until after separation on the following morning that the captain and his men ascertained the secret of all this loving-kindness.
Perhaps the holy man will be merciful in loving-kindness, sar, otherwise -'
Why, you can have the religion of loving-kindness and purity at least, if you can't have--what do you call it--dogma.
Deep peace pervaded me as I lay outstretched in my narrow rocking bed, as it might be in my coffin; a trust in my Maker's will to save me if that were for the best, a trust in His final wisdom and loving-kindness, even though this night should be my last on earth.
There was neither vice nor wickedness in him, but only sincerity and loving-kindness.
A wagging tail is a loving-kindness meditation that breaks down the walls of unhappiness and prejudice-right now
As in traditional MBSR, the mothers attended 12 weekly group sessions to learn sitting meditation and loving-kindness techniques, said the investigators.
This meditation is a popular practice which begins with the meditator cultivating loving-kindness towards themselves, then one's loved ones, friends, teachers, strangers, enemies, and finally towards all sentient beings.
The Minister welcomed his guests, praising good efforts of the Society in consecrating the concept of peaceful co-existence and forbearance between followers of all religions and doctrines in the Bahraini community, stressing that Bahrain is characteristically unique in safeguarding religions freedoms and rights and consolidating and fostering the spirit of amity, cooperation, values of loving-kindness and peace amongst all resident-expatriates and citizens and respecting human rights regardless of gender, origin, ethnicity, religious creed or doctrine.
Among their topics are to love and to fear: for Shemini 'Aseret, the crown of a good name excels, shadow of the Almighty, he who putteth his trust in the Lord shall be set up on high, the loving-kindness of the Lord in accepting penitents, and an ordinance of the God of Jacob: for Rosh ha-Shanah.