Do human beings truly develop virtues, morals, and spiritual qualities through playing the sport of basketball? Or is basketball just a trivial pursuit and waste of time?
In Episode 2 of "Elevated Conversations" I explore the Baha'i Writings; the reflections of the inventor of basketball, James Naismith; as well as my own personal experience to share how we can practically develop virtuous qualities through the sport of basketball.
5 Virtues I've developed through playing basketball:
5 Virtues we can understand through the metaphor of basketball:
Basketball: It's Origin and Development by James Naismith
The Virtues Project
Baha'i Quotations on Virtues
Bahá'u'lláh's Tablet of Wisdom
Gleaning from the Writings of Bahá'u'lláh
Paris Talks of `Abdu’l-Bahá'