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Didi Dr Nirmal Kajaria's Visit to Sri Lanka
4 May 2018
It was our great fortune to begin 2018 Sinhala – Tamil New Year with our divine Didi Dr Nirmala Kajariaji in Sri Lanka. Sister Savita from Madhuban IT Dept., a silent angel accompanied Didi during her tour to Colombo, Jaffna, Batticaloa and Kandy. April 11th night Didi arrived Dehiwala National Coordinating Center and 12th April Satguruvar morning offered special Bhog for the New Year. Colombo family had the fortune of beginning the Traditional New Year with inspirational thoughts after a half day retreat with Didi ji in Dehiwala, the Main Centre. About 230 BKs from Colombo zone took benefit. All received special New Year toli, blessings and spiritual gifts.
Later in the evening, Didi ji along with Br. Ganesh, the National Coordinator and Sr. Savita from IT dept. Shantivan and senior members of the Kotahena BK family laid the foundation stone for new Baba’s Room and Store at Kotahena Centre. It was followed by BK class where 130 BKs from Kotahena and nearby
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Family Get Together with BK Ramlochan bhai and BK Suryamani bhai in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
25 April 2018
Arround 180 Bks gathered in Denpasar centre, Bali to celebrate the get-together with 2 Madhuban Bk Brothers, Ram Lochan bhai and Suryamani bhai. After murli there was sharing of experience by both brothers and bks sang some songs and kumaris give Balinese dances.
The local Bks were very enthusiastic to listen to the sharing, especially of Dadiji’s purusharth, Dadi Jankiji’s will power over the body and Dadi Gulzarji’s sharing that she had no pain in the body although she was quite ill. Dadi Prakashmaniji’s life was very bussy but inspite of all the bussy schedule she gave 75% of her total effort for maintening inner strength, inner power whilst running yagya matters.
Brother Ram Lochan explained that we cannot go to Shiv Baba without Brahma Baba and that we have to have love and regard for both Fathers. Brother Suryamani shared that he was in the media service and recently got involved in reaching out to the visually impaired children.
Thank you Baba, Drama, Dadi, Seniors and all family for your continued blessings and support.
BK Course Book in Braille gifted to the Special School of The Visually Impaired in Bali, Indonesia
25 April 2018
Brahma Kumaris of Denpasar made a visit to Dria Raba School in Denpasar. The Bks were very warmly welcome by the staff there. The headmaster, Mr Drs I Ketut Sumartawan, M.Phil, said that he knows about Brahma Kumaris and he is very happy to get service from them.
Bk Sister Janaki said that the Bks will surely be happy to render any kind of spiritual service if necessary. The 2 brothers from Madhuban, Bk Ram Lochan Bhai and Bk Suryamani Bhai, donated a complete set of Brahma Kumaris course book in Braille to the school. The students were very responsive and happy to receive blessings in braille.
Sister Bk Janaki said that the happiness we experience is not based on the body but the spirit. She said that positive thinking and self respect will definitely help to boost self image and self esteem. Further services will continue to be given.
"Connections" - Singapore Emag Issue for February
17 April 2018
Invitation to First International Hindi Retreat at Asia Retreat Center from 22nd-24th June
12 April 2018
Dear Centre Coordinators,
Please find enclosed an invitation to the First International Hindi Retreat which will be held at the Asia Retreat Centre (ARC) in Dengkil, Malaysia
The theme of the retreat is 'Use Everything You Have in a Worthwhile Way and Achieve Success in Your Life'.
The retreat will be held from 22nd June to 24th June 2018.
Link for online registration: https://tinyurl.com/y6wxpm5t
Closing date: 30th May 2018
There will also be the opportunity to extend your stay and participate in the 26th Asian Retreat with Raj Didi, Nepal and Karuna Bhai, Madhuban.
It will be a great opportunity to attend the retreats and receive sustenance from seniors and you will be re-energised, refreshed and empowered through the power of gathering.
Please extend this invitation to those Hindi Speaking students who have been following Brahmin Principles for at least 6 months and interested in attending the retreat.
For further enquiry, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
In Baba's sweet yaad,
Serving the Tourist Guides - News from Bali, Indonesia
25 February 2018
The Indonesian Tourist Guides Association (Spanish Division ) Bali, held their annual general meeting in Barong Bale Kulkul Hall Gianyar, Bali. Among the many items in the day long meeting was a spiritual talk. For this The Tourist Guides Association contacted the Brahma Kumaris of Denpasar to give a spiritual talk to the local tourist guides. More than a hundred tourist guides were present.
Bk. Sister Janaki met this group and told the group that cooperation and excellence in service were necessary to attract more tourists to Bali. We are all souls and we need to work together as brother souls of one family. If there was this family feeling then peace and harmony among the tourist guides can attract more tourists. The talk lasted for 45 minutes and the guides were very happy to meet Bk. Sister Janaki and listen to her talk.
At the end of the talk all present were given blessings and brochures. Many showed interest to come to the centre to get more information on spiritual education. Some also said that they were happy to take the basic 7 days course in Raja Yoga. Om Shanti
In Baba’s Yaad