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The Truth About Justin

Mar 15, 2017
The Truth About Justin

It has been six years now since my best friend and beloved husband, Justin Ripley passed away. It has taken me this length of time to finally come to terms with it; to reconcile with my loss; to forgive and let go; and to embrace truth and reality. It has not been an easy...

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Khoo’s interesting book review on Gurus for Hire

Oct 8, 2012
Khoo’s interesting book review on Gurus for Hire

Few years back, I gave a series of teachings on the different roles in Dharma centres, the Guru, the disciples, sponsors, how do you know which centre is good for you and many other subjects that a modern day practitioner must know.

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