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2014-02-10 08:23:45

SEATTLE, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the aftermath of the epic win of the Seattle Seahawks and the changing of the leadership guard at Microsoft Corporation, the power of presence is making headlines. Executive Leadership Consultant Sara Harvey Yao - author of Get Present: Simple Strategies to Get Out of Your Head and Lead More Powerfully - says being present in the moment is the single biggest contributor to achieving breakthrough results. (Photo:...

2013-04-15 23:01:55

2013 Enheduanna Award for Excellence in Women-Centered Literature celebrates the life and work of the first writer of record, Sumerian High Priestess Enheduanna. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2013 Sofia University´s (formerly Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) Center for the Sacred Feminine and Women´s Spirituality MA Program hosted their annual celebration honoring Enheduanna´s birthday. Enheduanna, Sumerian High Priestess to the goddess Inanna, is the first writer of...

2006-01-10 07:14:50

ATHENS, Greece -- British and Greek archaeologists are preparing a major excavation on a tiny Greek island to try to explain why it produced history's largest collection of Cycladic flat-faced marble figurines. Artwork from barren Keros inspired such artists as Pablo Picasso and Henry Moore but also attracted ruthless looters. Now experts are seeking insight into the island's possible role as a major religious center of the enigmatic Cycladic civilization some 4,500 years ago. Excavations...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.