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Newsletter: 2022 September

“A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.” – Christian D. Larson, American author, teacher, 1874-1954 There are two new year celebrations this September. First, in Ethiopia, Ethiopians follow a 13-month solar calendar with 12 months of 30 days and another 5 or 6 days…
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Newsletter: 2022 August

“August is the border between summer and autumn; it is the most beautiful month I know.” – Tove Janson, Finnish author, novelist, painter, illustrator, 1914-2001 The month of August, with its sunshine, is fit for vacations. Many countries around the globe celebrate their national days this month, starting with Switzerland on the 1st and ending…
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Newsletter: 2022 July

“If we shadows have offended, Think but this, and all is mended, That you have but slumbered here, While these visions did appear.” – W. Shakespeare, English playwright; A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 1564-1616 If you are in the northern hemisphere, try to find a field of blooming golden dandelions, blow the puffballs, and make your…
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Newsletter: 2022 June

“Over the years, those who have seemed to me to be the most happy, contented and fulfilled have always been the people who have lived the most outgoing and unselfish lives.” – HM Queen Elizabeth II, 1926 – Seventy-five years ago, a young girl aged twenty-one pledged her life to service. “Noblesse Oblige” – privilege…
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Newsletter: 2022 May

“Enjoy the fragrance of thy prime; For oh, it is not always May!”” – Henry W Longfellow, American poet, educator, 1807-82 On the evening of the 2nd, we will start with the festival of Fast breaking (the end of Ramadan and the beginning of the 10th Islamic month) for Muslims, Eid Al Fitr. “Eid Mubarak” is…
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Newsletter: 2022 April

“The cause of my irritation is not in this person but in me.” – Anthony de Mello, Indian Jesuit priest, writer, 1931-87 This April, three different groups celebrate the beginning of spring or their New Year. Starting with the Hindi New Year (the beginning of Chaitra Navratri on the 2nd), Thai (Songkran festival on the…
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