For the past 24 months the COVID-19 Pandemic has made us more aware of human suffering and there is no end in sight. Sweeping across the globe, the virus has brought death, grief, increased financial hardship, worry, fear and anxiety into our ordinary lives. Prolonged emotional distress creates suffering as it takes a toll on one’s mental health and spiritual wellness. Suffering is part of the human condition, but is it necessary? Join us for a better understanding of the challenging role of suffering in this on-going pandemic.