Diversity of thought, race, or gender often confounds conservative conformist who have closed perceptions. Even so, conservative minds can open to quantifiable knowledge about different spiritual and cultural beliefs.
The concept of unity in diversity could ignite a search for greater understanding. An open awareness and the desire to delve into the questions about humanity could precipitate a deeper insight the purpose in life and could set you on a path to learn about more profound and unknown aspects of humankind.
Allowing yourself to be open to fresh ideas and tenets may inspire a new warmth and openness to wisdom which present in all cultures. Unity in diversity implies that spirit, customs, thoughts, rituals manifests different, worthy identities. Therein, you may find that an awakened sensitivity could bring you to a more empathetic, philosophical and reflective awareness about the beauty of diversity.
Being receptive to diversity allows you to uncover the richness found in the universe. When you search beyond what you know, you will discover an enriched way of looking at the world and ponder perspectives that you would never before thought possible.
As you reach beyond your biases, you expand myopic limitations. Opening yourself up to different viewpoints, however,allows you to find alternate views of what it is to be human. Unity in diversity helps you to evolve intellectually, emotionally and spiritually.
Diversity is expansive, unity is collective. Growth implies collective expansion.
- How to Teach Children Unity in Diversity (familyfocusblog.com)