People may show compassion with their body language, such as giving a look of concern, or an encouraging smile. A compassionate person may also be kind, understanding, and willing to help out.
People may show physical signs of compassion such as hugging, smiling, or being genuinely happy to help out. In their minds, compassionate people will try to understand and empathize with others. They will often give emotional support by lending a listening ear. Encouraging making connections with others, and giving support to one's spiritual beliefs, are ways to demonstrate spiritual compassion.
Pathway to Happiness. (n.d.). Compassion: Accepting life as it is without sorrow or emotional reaction. Retrieved from http://www.pathwaytohappiness.com/writings_compassion.htm