The Peacetime Peace Dictionary
This is a Sanskrit word meaning "without injury". It is the doctrine of non-violence which is applied in Hinduism and Jainism to all created things.
The idea at the basis of ahimsa is that "all life is sacred" and that no Holy person can take life. To Quote Mahatma Gandhi "Our religion is based on ahimsa which in its active form is nothing but love".
The Way it is.
Despise not your vain quests, for only through learning the false and imperfect can you come to know that which is true and perfect. Despise not your imperfections and grieve not for your failures, but understand their nature and make them steps upon which to mount to higher states.