Renaissance A Monthly Islamic Journal Pakistan AL - MAWR I D A Fo un da t io n for I s lam i c Res e ar c h a nd E d uca t io n March 2021 Essentials of Empathy One of the most neglected human behaviours is empathy. We seldom put ourselves in the shoes of others to understand their feelings. What we often do is that we form an opinion about others by what they express instead of understanding why they express a particular trait. Empathy can change our entire outlook of people around us. ..... p.5