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Voices of Youth Inspire! “Don’t let the society make choices on your behalf”

Posted August 8, 2014 Avatar Thamara Kandabada

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In my last post about the story of Siddhartha Nanayakkara, I mentioned that I immediately thought of two people when I read through Assignment #5 for Interns. I am writing about the other person today, who is also a very close friend of Siddhartha. He is an entrepreneur, trying his luck in the flourishing IT industry of Sri Lanka. This is how my interview of him unfolded. Your name: Pasan Thilakasiri Your age: 20 Where are you originally from and where do you curre...


When I saw Assignment #5 – to create an 'Inspire!' portrait by interviewing a young person who has an interesting job or career and who you think would be an inspiration for youth – in the VOY Blogger Info Packet that my Internship Manager sent me last June, two people instantly came into my mind. I am writing about one of them today. I thought it would be best if I do away with the ‘Inspire!’ profile format, so here it goes. He is Siddhartha Nanayakkara. I first met...


The true infrastructure to growth

Posted March 11, 2014 no picture The Am·bas·sa·dor

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No matter what age you are, it is possible to reach a stage of spiritual knowledge, understanding and wisdom to teach. Now to teach these things they must be lived in order to guide the listening ear because the truth will speak when you don’t have to. There is a need for a support system that allows growth and stability for higher learning. The balance of life is critical to ones state of being. There are gifts that will be exercised and they need to be recognized under certain...