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    On Jun 27, 2019 Kristin Pedemonti wrote:

    Remembrance means to me to acknowledge I am part of something bigger than myself.To honor my ancestors. To honor the earth and the universe of which earth is a larger part. Remembering the universe is in me and I am this universe happens when I let go and allow: recently I felt this while in facilitating for a group of veterans and I was so hoping what i was sharing was of value to them, that I was being of service because I was deeply second-guessing myself and my place. There was a moment of intense peace as not only did I see my dad in their eyes (he's been gone for 28 years) I felt my dad in the room with us and the veterans felt it too, they pointed it out to me. That moment was profound, a knowing, a connection beyond the physical in front of us. I felt both small and limitless at the same time. I hope this makes sense.


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    On Jun 28, 2019 David Doane wrote:

    It sounds like that moment was very profound for all of you. Thank you for sharing.


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    On Jul 11, 2019 Aruna Jethwani wrote:

    This profound and experiential article is very heart warming as many of us have experienced it. Such moments are rare but the realisation continues throughout the life. ArunaJethwani


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