Justine has been involved in the Auckland Buddhist Centre since returning to New Zealand in 2002 after living in London and travelling. She loves being part of the Triratna community and appreciates the spiritual friendships and opportunities to practice together and weave dharma into daily life. Justine aspires to bring kindness and clear seeing to meet the ups and downs of life. She enjoys continuing to deepen and grow and help others connect with the Three Jewels. Over the years her family have been involved in various activities at the Auckland Buddhist Centre, including Family Retreats and her now teenage daughters have flourished with the gifts of dharma and meditation.