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2014-04-08 23:03:06

Lucky Buddha Beer rewarded Tim Rowe from Battle Creek, Michigan Beer for Life for selecting the best NCAA bracket in the Lucky Buddha Bracket Challenge. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Lucky Buddha Beer rewarded Tim Rowe from Battle Creek, Michigan beer for life for selecting the best NCAA bracket in the Lucky Buddha Bracket Challenge. On the heels of the UCONN Huskies thrilling victory, Lucky Buddha Beer named a champion of their own. Rowe submitted his best bracket in...

2011-07-13 00:00:00

Pythagoras Conference Global represents a global think tank and will be presenting over twenty of the world's top speakers and experts in New Physics, Renewable Energy, Exopolitics, New Science, Archeology, Social Science & Bio Economics, Consciousness Studies, Astropaleology, Metaphysics and more. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) July 11, 2011 Pythagoras Conference Global, a brand new and highly unique global annual event to be held this year "“ December 16, 17 and 18 "“ at The Galt...

2010-06-28 11:41:00

NEW YORK, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Exclusively.In is extending the success of the private sales model, launching the first site to focus exclusively on the finest in Indian-inspired style. With offices in New York and New Delhi, Exclusively.In offers members-only access to a carefully-curated collection of fashion, furnishings, collectibles and travel experiences. "The Indian subcontinent has such burgeoning design talent," says Nirbhika Moorjani, Head of Fashion for Exclusively.In. "From...

2009-11-06 06:40:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- When Fred Williams arrived in India in 1921 as part of the Methodist missionary, he focused on helping the "untouchable" low-caste people with their seemingly earthly struggles: sanitation, health care, food. On the plains of Bengal, Williams' efforts to educate and encourage self-government among the Hindus preceded his efforts to lead them to Christianity. His son Norman tells the story of Fred and Irene Williams in "Gandhi's American Ally: How...

2009-09-11 07:15:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In his recent speech at a Virginia high school, President Obama called Mohandas "Mahatma" Gandhi a "real hero of mine," describing the Indian icon as someone with whom he would like to dine. When a student at the high school asked Obama who he would choose if he could have dinner with anyone, dead or alive, the president picked Gandhi. He said, "He is somebody whom I find a lot of inspiration in. He inspired Dr. King." Yet Organization for...

2009-07-15 07:45:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In "Gandhi Under Cross-Examination," authors Col. G. B. Singh and Dr. Tim Watson provide a critical analysis of Mohandas Gandhi's 21 years living in South Africa. In 1893, Gandhi claims to have suffered a series of racial humiliations while traveling by train through colonial South Africa. The most infamous of these incidents was when Gandhi was reportedly thrown from a train in Pietermaritzburg after refusing to move from a first to a third-class...

2008-09-22 00:00:27

Author David Cortwright will discuss Mahatma Gandhi and his ideals during a lecture at 8 p.m. Oct. 2 at the University of Pittsburgh's Heinz Chapel. Cortwright, president of the Fourth Freedom Foundation Forum, is a research fellow at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He has written "Gandhi and Beyond: Nonviolence in an Age of Terrorism." A candlelight vigil and interfaith prayers and music will begin at 7 p.m. outside Heinz Chapel...

2008-09-11 18:01:43

Each Monday, this column turns a page in history to explore the discoveries, events and people that continue to affect the history being made today. He wasn't the first, nor would he be the last, but the wiry, bespectacled man from Gujarat is certainly the most famous of the world's peaceful political dissidents. Mohandas Gandhi - also affectionately known as Mahatma - led India's independence movement in the 1930s and 40s by speaking softly without carrying much of a big...

2008-08-18 09:00:41

SUGAR GROVE, Ill., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Truth On Earth, a socially conscious, progressive teen rock band for the ages, recently announced the release of new original music to further their fight of world problems. Using the power of song and the universal language of music, this unique band helps raise awareness and money for worthy charities fighting world problems. By combining entertainment with philanthropy, they provide a benefit to both those in need and those who contribute....


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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