Music maestro wins Korea trip

Shayal Reddy As Durga Reddy and his wife Vinita entered the venue of the Peace Foundation Christmas Dinner in Epsom, they were pleasantly surprised to be ushered to the top table. He later had another surprise. He was the winner of the prestigious ‘Sun Myun Moon Pilgrimage Award.’ Named after the late originator and Principal of the Universal Peace Federation…

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Model of the Fortnight

Values define meaning and purpose of life Humility, dignity, self-respect are more significant that popularity, high education and seeking perfection, says Jassiyca Saladuray, our Model of the Fortnight. “We can be content in life only if we are able to share ourselves with others, touch their lives and spread goodwill and happiness,” she said. According to her, leading a meaningful…

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Plenty of room in the Eternal Kingdom

Carey Kinsolving “You were not born in your mommy’s tummy, but in heaven,” seven-year-old Sarah said. Your explanation is more accurate than you probably realise, Sarah. Jesus told the inquiring Nicodemus, “Unless one is born again, he cannot see the Kingdom of God” (John 3:3). The literal translation of ‘born again’ is ‘born from above.’ The population explosion in China…

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Let a million flowers of love blossom

From its humble beginnings in Epsom in 1991, ‘Buds and Bows’ has grown to be one of the leading suppliers of fresh flowers to some of Auckland’s most discerning businesses, including inner city five-star Hotel, Pullman Auckland. With a strong reputation for delivering impeccably fresh bouquets, luxurious pamper packs and outstanding corporate and function displays, it is no surprise to…

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