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fable of the woman who wished to return to twenty-one

As the woman reflected back on her life, she said what so many have said in such moments: “If only I could go back in time.  I’d do things differently.” But in her case, those words actually cast a magic … Continue reading

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fable of the extraordinary customer service person

This story exposes the truth of a woman… …who handled the customer service desk at a bank. Because this woman possessed extraordinary patience and diplomacy, she made that difficult job seem relatively easy. As a result, most took her for … Continue reading

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If only I’d made more mistakes…

  When asked if I have any regrets… …I’ll sometimes say, “I wish I would’ve made more mistakes… “If I had, I would’ve learned so much more.” Well, I’ve learned this much, at least: how to learn from my mistakes… … Continue reading

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Note to Myself

  The word “Sikh” translates into English as “student” or disciple”. So as I see it, we’re all sikhs. We all learn so many things during this lifetime.  From the cradle to the grave, we’re learning—we can’t help but learn. … Continue reading

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Karma Boomerang

What about karma?  Should our new mythology adopt the idea of karma? I’ve experienced karma—including (to borrow a term from John Lennon) “instant karma”. I’ve experienced karma when my own faulty actions, and/or mind-sets, come back at me in a … Continue reading

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