13794Re: Where are all the NZ Girls?
- Jul 3 8:02 PMDear Durba
As has been said many times, Australia and New Zealand are one; your
kind words about us Kiwis are also very true in all of our Aussie sisters.
I remember a few years ago when I went to a Joy Weekend hosted by the
Brisbane Centre. This was my first BIG Joy Weekend, I felt so
welcomed from the minute I step into the Brisbane Centre until the
moment I boarded the plane back to NZ. Feeling nothing but tremendous
joy and delight from a most charming weekend, my only disappoint was I
was going to have to wait two years until the next one! Our hosts
humbly worked tirelessly to ensure everything was just so. Whenever I
see any of our Aussie sisters now I get such inspiration and feel such
oneness. It gives me such joy to spend time with them in New York
and on these joy weekends.
I am one of the three lucky girls travelling to Aussie and have strict
instructions to take millions of photos and remember every single
detail. As I will be bombarded with calls from everyone who could not
make it, wanting a blow by blow account of what will sure be a most
See you in a few days!
--- In Sri_Chinmoy_Inspiration@yahoogroups.com, durba_l
> I can't help but to put in a word or two for my esteemed Kiwiups.com, karina_ward1
> sisters. I have had many many opportunities to work with and get to
> know many of the Kiwi sisters very well. I think that it one of the
> most rewarding aspect of the path is that one is given tremendous
> opportunity to work with people you would otherwise never do. And
> through these association many good friendships are formed and one
> truly learn to appreciate the quality of different nations.
> I must say and I am sure many will agreed, that our Kiwi sisters self-
> giving and devotion is most enviable, nay unparallel. They are the
> ones who managed to make the pilgrimage to New York three times a
> year and even sponsoring less fortunate disciples to go to as well.
> Look at their 21 achievements last April - is nothing short of pure
> inspiration and aspiration.
> If they are not coming it is probably because they are preparing some
> BIG projects for the coming August celebration.
> Dare I venture at this point to suggest to ourselves for a little
> self-introspection as the host nation :-)
> Great great admirer and lover of our Kiwi sisters
> --- In Sri_Chinmoy_Inspiration@yahoogro
> <no_reply@y...> wrote:
> > At out weekly meeting last night we were discussing the
> > Joy weekend in Sunny Geelong next weekend. I was happily listening
> > Sushmitams report about the wonderful things we would be doing when
> > an after thought it was mentioned that only 3 NZ girls were
> > coming. I originally thought that I had misheard and that 30 girls
> > would surely be coming, but no, it was only 3. I am sure that you
> > all busy buying your tickets at this very moment or at least I hope
> > are. The best Joy weekend I ever went on was the one in Auckland
> > 2002. I have so many great memories of meditating in that
> > centre and eating in that wonderful cafe. You were all so self
> > giving. I had only been around for a little over a year and It was
> > very inspiring to see so many aspiring people. I could not believe
> > when you gave us those T-Shirts as gifts, they even had our names
> > them. I wear mine all the time.
> > See you next weekend.
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