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Author Topic: Guru Purnima  (Read 272 times)

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Guru Purnima
« on: July 18, 2016, 09:28:31 PM »
In India, today we celebrate Guru Purnima. Guru means teacher or guide & Purnima is the Full Moon.
Traditionally, we pay our respects to our teachers & express our gratitude to them for helping to guide us in our journey.
I want to pay respect & express my gratitude to the many teachers that I have found on this forum (and others). Thank you for helping me take control over my diabetes and guiding me to better health.
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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2016, 11:43:43 PM »
skb
for me you r all my teachers
thanx for everything that you all hv taught me
my life has changed
 ~tku~
My life is based on a true story.

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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2016, 01:26:48 AM »
True. This entire community has been a teacher & guide to us. Thank you everyone. I've learnt from you all.  ;D
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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2016, 09:29:44 AM »
Adding my thanks to all the people who have guided me along this way, taught me the methods that work, and pick me up when I fall. You are the best!  ~hug~

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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2016, 01:33:49 PM »
Adding my thanks too to all the people that taught me and supported me as I picked my way through all the misinformation that came from my dr and other supposed diabetic educators.  It is great to be among like minded people!!
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6/2012 A1c 5.7%  In the 4% A1c club since July 2013. 12-2016 A1c 5.1%
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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #5 on: July 19, 2016, 09:03:06 PM »
In a lighter vein.

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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #6 on: July 20, 2016, 03:11:59 AM »
My gratitude & respects to all the teachers here.
 ~tku~
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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #7 on: July 20, 2016, 07:32:36 AM »
A wonderful tradition.  The people of this community have been my teachers and mentors from the start of my gaining control of my diabetes and I don't think I would have been where I am today without them.   ~tku~
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Re: Guru Purnima
« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2016, 08:19:52 PM »
I am very thankful to have found this forum!  Even if I can't participate as much as I would like, I learn something important every time I come here!