These guys have no war, no violence, no murder, no assault, no rape, no brutality, no gang war, no arson, no purse snatching, and no sneezing into someone else’s soup.
“Many of the peaceful societies hold their nonviolence at the centers of their belief systems. In contrast, many people in contemporary societies tend to minimize the peace elements in their faith traditions in order to foster social agendas that depend on continued violence.” MORE >>>Wish I could tell you that none of this site’s 25 societies worship warrior gods. I’d eat my hat if the first 23 did, but the last two – the Amish and the Hutterites – worship Mr. Jehovah. For most of the others, religion isn’t described. (Which makes me suspicious; wanna take bets that many are, in fact, Goddess worshippers?) __________
This man and his son belong to a group called the Semai. The games Semai children play are not competitive. In one game, they hit at each other with sticks, but the sticks always fall an inch or more short of ever touching anyone.