The realities we all share


My beautiful country, Cambodia
There are realities we all share, regardless of our nationality, language, or individual tastes. As we need food, so do we need emotional nourishment: love, kindness, appreciation, and support from others. We need to understand our environment and our relationship to it. We need to fulfill certain inner hungers: the need for happiness, for peace of mind — for wisdom.
—Swami Kriyananda

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  1. Carlos Bation

    September 27, 2014

    Good morning again jenh ..beautiful country like my country..

  2. Robin Puddicombe

    September 27, 2014

    Yes wisdom and peace of mind will bring happiness! Have a beautiful day Jendhamuni! Cambodia is a beautiful Country!

  3. Mark Tyson

    September 27, 2014

    it is beaufull my freind

  4. Jendhamuni Sos

    September 27, 2014

    +Ken Bruckman NO, I stop going back to my country. Almost did not get to return home the last time I went. The police chief there, almost arrested me 😉

  5. Raghav panday

    September 27, 2014

    It is , because birth of jendhamuni sos took place in this country ,,,
    Its very cloudy 6:35AM in Coimbatore seems rain will come peaceful dream L U ,,,,,

  6. Robin Puddicombe

    September 27, 2014

    +Jendhamuni Sos I can understand,, a frighting experience, the experience should make you wiser,not silence you, and i see it did not, i enjoy your posts! You are a wise lady!

  7. Jendhamuni Sos

    September 27, 2014

    +Robin Puddicombe I'm not afraid of them. I was worried about my mother and father back then because I did not tell them I went to my homeland. If I told them, they would not let me go 😉

  8. Carlos Bation

    September 27, 2014

    Now i know UR full story ..U are a brave woman likes Gabrela Silang ,Melchora Aquino our heroes…

  9. kevin seka

    September 27, 2014

    so admirable my dear.

  10. Animesh nandi

    September 28, 2014

    Good Morning and have a beautiful Sunday

  11. kevin seka

    September 28, 2014

    Blessed sunday too friend….




  12. David Bird

    September 28, 2014

    Good morning beautiful jen it's a lovely view

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