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Dato Ambiga, 67, Forbes said this past year, the prominent Malaysian lawyer and human rights advocate had earned the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Medal of Honor and the Gandhi Memorial Trust Public Service Award.As the second female president of the Malaysian Bar Council, she orchestrated the influential “March for Justice” and chaired Bersih 2.0, advocating free and fair elections, it said.A founding member of the Women’s Aid Organisation, she now serves as president of the Pure Life Society, a charitable home for orphans and the underprivileged.
Teachers are only guides.
You are your own teachers.
You have to teach yourself.
You have the knowledge that you seek within you.
It is up to you to discover it.
Inner Silence, Purity, and
Concentration will help you.
- Mother A Mangalam
Bulletin Jul-Dec 2023
The practice of Hinduism is aimed at reaching the state of a higher level of consciousness where the mind gets absorbed in Divine consciousness.
The human body is a complex structure. Beyond the body is the mind or psyche of man, the vital, the emotions and the Di-vine Principle.
Dharma vol 56.2
Lawyer-turned-activist Ambiga Sreenevasan was this evening honoured for her advocacy by the Gandhi Memorial Trust, a charitable trust with Malaysian trustees.The former Bar Council president was presented with the award by Harry Nadarajah, chairman of the trust, at the launch of the United Nations international day of non-violence.
Dear members/well wishers,
It is with a heavy heart that we annouce the passing away of our beloved and revered Life President of the Pure Life Society (Shuddha Samajam), YBhg Datin Paduka (Dr) Mother A Mangalam, at 3.52pm today Saturday 10 June 2023
An iconic figure who had identified herself with the Pure Life Society and built it to the stature it has got to now over the last 70 years, celebrated her 97th birthday on the 20th of May 2023.
That was a very happy occasion for her, after which she fell ill with pneumonia and received the best medical attention possible in Assunta Hospital.
However, complications set in and we have lost someone who personified the Pure Life Society throughout its 72 years of existence.
The funeral will be on Monday, 12 June 2023. Those who wish to pay their last respects can do so on Sunday, 11th June 2023 from 10 am to 7pm at the PLS Multipurpose Hall.
For more details, please call Ms Sumathi at 012-6396505 or Ms Geetha at 016-2175078.
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