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Ng Kok Song, the man who taught LKY to meditate

Featured in The Straits Time on 22 September was an article titled “His Serene Highness”. The article is based on an interview The Straits Time did with GIC chief of investment, Ng Kok Song, also known as the man who … Continue reading

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Reflections on Lee Kuan Yew’s recent interview

Below are the reflections I have after reading the recent article on Lee Kuan Yew found in New York Times as well as the transcript of that interview. Both the article and its transcript gave us a touching insight into … Continue reading

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Buddhist or Christian Mantra?

Question and Answer (with permission from Dr Wong Yin Onn): Question: Lee Kuan Yew spoke of his ‘monkey mind running off to all kinds of thoughts’. He overcame the ‘monkey mind’ by meditating on a Christian mantra. Could you comment on that? Answer: It … Continue reading

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Reflections of Man

(Below is a reflection my wife, Yin Yin, had after reading The New York Times article entitled “Days of Reflection for Man Who Defined Singapore”.) The New York Times ran a touching article about Mr Lee Kuan Yew on 10 … Continue reading

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