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 Post subject: Real life holy people.
PostPosted: Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:42 pm 
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This guy quit his job to feed the homeless and the mentally ill:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auOEFuwAoMI

Spend a few minutes and watch the video about this guy. Truly a real life saint.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:44 pm 
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There is also this one doctor in a monastery in Nepal who gives free eye surgery to cataract patients:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wszugHhcH0k

Absolutely amazing person. Humbling to say the least.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 18, 2010 5:30 pm 
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From my country...some samples of the 'real life holy people' of the suffering sentient beings...that I admire deeply and have got involved with some of them...
Tzu Chi Malaysia
Ti-Ratana
Sau Seng Lam
Pure Life Society
Dr Chan Kah Yein's 'My Animal Care' and a review of her mission here
Kechara Soup Kitchen & Kechara Animal Sanctuary

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