Our country as well as the entire world has been suffering from a pandemic to which nobody prepared for. Lives have been taken away, hearts were broken and jobs were lost. Safely put, this unprecedented turmoil brought a lot of people into a destitute and hopeless situation. The mental state of numerous individuals has also been placed at risk due to the depression, worries, sadness, and anxieties. Having all these in play, an overarching message rings true to all; a call to be compassionate.
But why do we need to be compassionate? Why do we need to answer the call to be one? Numerous articles have been written as to why we should exercise compassion, here is a bit of a summary as to why we should: