Beyond this world

The 5-year-old Non Non is having his head shaved by my little brother [not in picture]. My little brothers, Non Non and all his cousins will become novice monks tomorrow, for two days, to pay gratitude to my father, who had done so much for us during his lifetime. Today, January 3rd, is my Father's birthday. But he's no longer with us here, physically, to celebrate his birthday. His calm face that goes with his genuine smile, we will never forget… No matter where he is, we will always love him and will continue to extend our love for him beyond this world. True love never dies… ~Jendhamuni


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  1. Sarady Kim

    January 3, 2015

    oui, c'est un Amour mercij et de partage le moment très douloureux avec,nous vous être très,très couragej ça droit être pas facile en ce moment, vola bonne soirée j je vous ambrasse très fors,

  2. anita sharma

    January 3, 2015

    Wishing you and you're family .All The Best.

  3. Shital Kumar Harnal

    January 3, 2015

    Hi Jen,
    You are right sister true love never dies. God bless you & ur family.

  4. unoma uzoh

    January 3, 2015

    All the best sister

  5. Gill Broadhurst

    January 3, 2015

    Wonderful Jen. So respectful. Take care. Love Gillxxx

  6. Cathy kish

    January 3, 2015

    Wishing you and the family all the best, So cute boy.

  7. mahendra mistry

    January 3, 2015

    Wishing you and the family all the best, So cute boy.

  8. jungwoo yoo

    January 3, 2015

    Pray to him… good boy

  9. Jayesh Thakkar

    January 3, 2015

    +Jendhamuni Sos​ yes , true love never dies because it is beyond the cycle of birth and death. So stongly believe that his presence and blessings are always with you, hope you are following the procidure for the peace of his soul carefully and peacefully. Good evening from my side Jen.

  10. Julius Mwaniki

    January 3, 2015

    I believe you've known to say 'it is well with with my soul…..' +Jendhamuni Sos . Lord God give you and your larger family contentment now, tomorrow and after. My heart and prayers with you as you go through these trying periods

  11. Melvyn Fernandes

    January 3, 2015

    Happy Birthday to a great man +Jendhamuni Sos who past on his intelligent and good ways to children like you all……may his soul rest in peace…I am sure God is looking over you all…..have a wonderful day thinking of your dad always in a good spirit… (^_^)

  12. Carlos Bation

    January 3, 2015

    Hi jenh good morning..true love never dies..wishing U and family everything ok ..have a wonderful day..good health be safe..Ingat my Love my Dear my beautiful Lady

  13. jai kannan k

    January 3, 2015

    Let his soul rest in peace… let him also bless you with mental peace… wish I am there to console you.. but…

  14. Timothy Mckiness

    January 3, 2015

    Jen your father had to be a very strong man. He is a Capricorn the strength of the zodiac. The pillar the foundation the wisdom of family and of course like all of us capricorns stubborn . I never met him but I would imagine he was a very good man and father. May his memories always bring smiles to your face. Navara

  15. Draha Kučerová

    January 3, 2015

    já taky vzpomínám na moji maminku,před pár dny odešla a já chci věřit v reinkarnaci

  16. Muda Ogunsola

    January 3, 2015

    I salute the courage and the contributions of the novice monks to the final burial rights of your father. Definitely, the young too shall grow.

  17. Rajesh Verma

    January 4, 2015

    a try to forget some one dear is is like to deceive oueself

  18. Raghav panday

    January 4, 2015

    May God help you in everything you are doing to pay gratitude to ur father ,,,,,, Jendhamuni sos ,
    ,,,,love you Always ,,,,,

  19. Michael Cammock

    January 4, 2015

    Death in this world is just a passing on to another Life in Heaven….

  20. Charles Sakala

    January 5, 2015

    Wow he looks to be a good boy. I'm very sorry to you my friend, losing a father is not an easy thing. Stay blessed and know that God has already given him a better place to stay.

  21. jackton migichi

    January 16, 2015

    our creater is always with us, so keep your trust unto him and he wiil continue empowering u day by day, nice tyme.

  22. George Bolton

    January 20, 2015

    Handsome! must run in the family

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