Dharma-Sprout
Cultivating Mindful Action
  to Care for the World.
Mrs. Angela Adrar and Mr. Thien Phouc

         Yes, you...
The earth is in your hands now.




 Treat it with compassion.
         Yes, you can make the difference.
                ...
Video



        Yes, you can make the difference.
                                            3
           dharmasprout@g...
How old is the Earth?

                      What is the difference
                      between the Earth and
          ...
Buddha’s
 relationship
   with the
 Environment


“The environment
changes according to
our state
 of mind.”
         - Bu...
Earth is Suffering
Video



        Yes, you can make the difference.
                                            6
      ...
Do not
contribute
largely to
Global
Warming.




What does Global Warming mean
      for us in Vietnam?  But still suffer
...
HCMC,
                                             Ha Phong,
                                             Coastal and
    ...
Pollution in the air,
land, river and sea.
     Yes, you can make the difference.
                                        ...
Deforestation for Development


  We
 need
trees?


         1943                               TO      1982

            ...
Bio-diversity is at risk.
355 plant species and 365 animal species
are now under threat of extinction in
Vietnam.

Why mus...
Dharma-Sprout
Technology alone can not save our environment, it takes a
    change of lifestyle and a reflection of our va...
What Are Some Mindful Actions?
                                                                  Plant a tree.

        Pr...
THANK YOU and SEE YOU in NATURE.




  “Care for the environment ...You don't do it
because it has to be done. You do it b...
Dharma-Sprout




Contact Mrs. Angela Adrar or Mr. Thien Phuoc
         dharmasprout@gmail.com
 to start saving the World ...
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A presentation designed for a Buddhist rural mixed aged group (children/adults) on the issues of deforestation, pollution, climate change and environmental conservation in Vietnam.

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  1. 1. Dharma-Sprout Cultivating Mindful Action to Care for the World. Mrs. Angela Adrar and Mr. Thien Phouc Yes, you can make the difference. 1 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  2. 2. The earth is in your hands now. Treat it with compassion. Yes, you can make the difference. 2 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  3. 3. Video Yes, you can make the difference. 3 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  4. 4. How old is the Earth? What is the difference between the Earth and the Environment? What makes up the environment? What makes it all work together? What is our role in the environment? Yes, you can make the difference. 4 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  5. 5. Buddha’s relationship with the Environment “The environment changes according to our state of mind.” - Buddha Yes, you can make the difference. dharmasprout@gmail.com 5
  6. 6. Earth is Suffering Video Yes, you can make the difference. 6 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  7. 7. Do not contribute largely to Global Warming. What does Global Warming mean for us in Vietnam? But still suffer much from the consequences. Yes, you can make the difference. 7 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  8. 8. HCMC, Ha Phong, Coastal and Mekong Delta areas most affected. Rising Sea and river levels cause serious flooding. Yes, you can make the difference. 8 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  9. 9. Pollution in the air, land, river and sea. Yes, you can make the difference. 9 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  10. 10. Deforestation for Development We need trees? 1943 TO 1982 Yes, you can make the difference. 10 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  11. 11. Bio-diversity is at risk. 355 plant species and 365 animal species are now under threat of extinction in Vietnam. Why must lives suffer so that we can live? Yes, you can make the difference. 11 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  12. 12. Dharma-Sprout Technology alone can not save our environment, it takes a change of lifestyle and a reflection of our values. It takes YOU. Join us!! Yes, you can make the difference. dancingsparrow@gmail.com
  13. 13. What Are Some Mindful Actions? Plant a tree. Protect life. Living and buying simply. Starting a Dharma-Sprout group. Minimizing your garbage by using and reusing. Taking short showers Turning lights and energy off when not in use. Educating yourself and others about the environment. Eating foods without pesticides. Yes, you can make the difference. 13 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  14. 14. THANK YOU and SEE YOU in NATURE. “Care for the environment ...You don't do it because it has to be done. You do it because it's beautiful. That's the bodhisattva spirit.” - Gary make the difference. Snyder American Zen Buddhist Yes, you can 14 dharmasprout@gmail.com
  15. 15. Dharma-Sprout Contact Mrs. Angela Adrar or Mr. Thien Phuoc dharmasprout@gmail.com to start saving the World in your community, school, or pagoda. Yes, you can make the difference. 15 dharmasprout@gmail.com

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