Eighth Decade: 1995-2005
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Object 1: A magnifying glass
A poignant reminder for Sangharakshita of the loss of his eyesight and its effect on his life.
Object 2: A glass jewel tree
This object from from Sangharakshita’s personal shrine calls to mind his period of chronic insomnia and subsequent experiences in hospital – both the difficulties he had but also his dreams and visions from that time.