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The Stumbling Spirit

Soul Awakening

Season 1, Ep. 2

On the surface, Lori Bean had it all - a loving family, a beautiful home, and a successful career. Everything changed after a serious car accident that left her with life altering injuries. Years of chronic pain and unwellness combined with several misdiagnoses left her frustrated and hopeless, until she asked, “What is the soul?” This took her on a spiritual quest for her truth, introduced her to holistic health, and inspired the creation of wellness centre for women called Maliya. Lori opens up about her soul awakening and her new purpose in life.


Guest information: https://www.maliya.ca

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