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  • Gen X, Z inclined towards altruism: Study

    Gen X, Z inclined towards altruism: Study

    "There is a scope improvement in the area of hand and product sanitization as only 86 per cent of respondents said they are sanitizing their hands or things as a measure to stay healthy and happy. This does requires a concerted effort from all of us to raise the bar of personal hygiene further."

    July 2, 2021
  • Rewards of Altruism~II

    Rewards of Altruism~II

    Societal and normative conformity and compliance beyond an acceptable point and at the expense of our individuality are definitely not advisable. Many of the shining examples of success amidst us are of the rebels and iconoclasts who have believed in their convictions and continued with their ways without being overly worried or hooked to societal acceptance and appreciation.

    November 30, 2019
  • Power of Altruism

    Power of Altruism

    The word “altruism” is derived from the Latin word alter, which means “other.” Auguste Comte, who is regarded as the father of positivism in Western philosophy, used the word “altruism” for the first time in the 19th century. According to Comte, altruism involves the “elimination of selfish desire and of egocentrism, as well as leading …

    April 8, 2018