Real life holy people.

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Indrajala
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Real life holy people.

Postby Indrajala » Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:42 pm

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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Re: Real life holy people.

Postby Indrajala » Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:44 pm

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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Re: Real life holy people.

Postby plwk » Sat Dec 18, 2010 5:30 pm

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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Re: Real life holy people.

Postby joy&peace » Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:54 am

Hu-rah. It makes a tremendous difference when people give their services for free, by all means.

Namaste; so much peace and love,
J
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