X is for Xenodochial

Well, this is a big word!

Heard of it?

No neither had I until I was searching for the right X-inspirational word, and then I came across this and loved its meaning.

Xenodochial is an adjective describing something – such as a person, place or software application — that is friendly to strangers. “Xenos” is a Greek word for “strangers;” according to the Oxford English Dictionary, xenodochial means “hospitable.

(taken from WhatIs.com)

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The quote below is one of my favourites.

spread love

Credit: Ink 361 – Lauren Brant

You never know what the person who stands next to you at the bus stop, the person who passes you in the street or the person who serves you in the shop, is going through. If you could send them some love, through a kind word or even a tiny smile, it could make all the difference to their day.

kindness - pintrest

Credit: Pintrest

Have you heard of the FREE HUGS MONTH?

Yes, it exist!

nothing in life is free - hugs

Credit: Pintrest

Juan Mann (his pseudonym) was going through some dire personal complications, and then one night when he was out, a stranger gave him a hug.

This hug changed his world. And his mission became to change the world …

In 2004 he set out to give free hugs to strangers. By 2006 the campaign was recognised worldwide!

You can read more about the Free Hugs campagin on wikipedia here

free hugs

Credit: Wikipedia

 

KINDESS TO STRNAGERS

Credit: Cool N Smart

And always remember this …

sad someone else is

Credit: Pintrest

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Thank you as always for visiting, wishing you lots of love.

Victoria

xx

 

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