New Moderator: Kirtu

New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Astus » Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:43 am

Please welcome him among our Global Moderators.
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This face, the face at birth."

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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby plwk » Mon Mar 25, 2013 12:07 pm

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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Sherab Dorje » Mon Mar 25, 2013 12:08 pm

Welcome kirtu, happy to have you helping out.

"Phew!" would actually be a better way of putting it!
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Simon E. » Mon Mar 25, 2013 12:14 pm

Congratulations and welcome in your new role Kirtu.

Sadhu !

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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Clarence » Mon Mar 25, 2013 1:42 pm

Very wise decision of the team. Well done and congrats to Kirt.
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Andrew108 » Mon Mar 25, 2013 3:23 pm

This is good. Especially as Greg will not have to work as hard.
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby conebeckham » Mon Mar 25, 2013 4:43 pm

Congrats to Kirtu, and may I say, to the mods and admin staff, "Good choice, y'all!" :smile:
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby PorkChop » Mon Mar 25, 2013 5:40 pm

congrats kirtu!
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Indrajala » Mon Mar 25, 2013 6:05 pm

Thanks for taking on the job. :smile:
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Tenso » Tue Mar 26, 2013 6:49 am

Congrats kirtu :thumbsup:
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Nosta » Tue Mar 26, 2013 1:25 pm

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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby buddhaflower » Wed Mar 27, 2013 1:05 am



Buddhaflower :jumping:
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Re: New Moderator: Kirtu

Postby Sara H » Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:37 pm

Congratulations Kirtu!
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We can stand in our shadow, and wallow in the darkness,
We can turn around.
It is OUR choice." -Rev. Basil

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