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Rupa's Memorial and Dance Party


Date & Time: 
Aug 5 2017 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Come celebrate the life and work of Rupa Cousins!

There will be remembrances, sharing, good friends, live music, and a DJ. Bring your dancing shoes.

If you can, please bring snack foods or drinks to share. For more info, contact Heather @ 451-6340.


In lieu of flowers, the family encourages tax deductible gifts to The
Manitou Project—Community with Nature, to further its green burial and
wheelchair trail initiatives, and other programs that integrate
spiritual and practical applications of ecological awareness and
personal fulfillment on 224 acres of conserved woodlands in
Williamsville. Send checks to Manitou at PO box 161, Williamsville, VT
05362.

Location

118 Elliot
118 Elliot St
Brattleoboro, VT
United States
42° 51' 4.6404" N, 72° 33' 38.5488" W
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Beautiful sister - Rupa - Bringing the light forward

Beautiful celebration for our lovely sister/ friend/ inspiration Rupa. It was marvelous to see the pictures, hear the songs, the poems, and stories of a life very well lived.

Each one of us there was a strand to a lovely tapestry. This
tapestry of family, friends, colleagues, dancers, musicians, lovers, peace-makers, artists, interfaith healers, and more...this was the tapestry of our dear sister Rupa Cousins.

In memorials, we tend to look backwards, but i felt it was more important in our celebration, to look forward. How do we keep this brilliant light of hope, peace, joy, and love alive? How do we carry that light that Rupa brought to the world?

Don't mourn - organize, organize to continue this splendid light of love.

"Rupa Sister Rainbow Dancer”

Star of grace who dances from the sky
and landed joyfully on this earth.
Fearless in her truth, she soars and flies.
To a life of joy and love she gave birth.

She reminded us all of the higher love,
and she, the true blessing of the - dove.

Noble laughing presence so rare,
a free spirit who soared and played.
With fearless love she inspired us to care
choosing her path, in her own Rupa way

Weaving a faith of humanity that is enduring,
in her gracious style so loving and abiding.

Rupa reminded us all of the higher love;
She was and is, a true blessing from above

She wove together this rainbow of people
There were no strangers, everyone a friend.
Love and kindness – were her truth … so simple.

Rupa our beautiful rainbow dancer
When I look to the skies I will always smile
Remembering what she said,
Love is the answer

 
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Rupa's Memorial and Dance Party Contact Info

For more info, contact Heather Taylor@451-6340.

 

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