The essence of the personal excellence program is to put the participants back in touch with a sense of awe. That proves not to be a particularly challenging task at the foot of Nanda Devi, which happens to be 7816m high!
One of the reasons that people purposely avoid stepping outside their comfort zones, is to avoid being challenged. We want to surround ourselves with others like us, the contemporary world is no less full of tribal concerns than the era’s which we have labeled dark.
Every human on this planet is capable of love and benevolence. We must be deliberate about seeing this in the culturally prescribed ways of being. We must see the goodness behind the apparently offensive.