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2014-02-26 20:21:58

His Holiness Addressed Universal Responsibility & Alleviating Inner Turmoil through Compassion in the 21st Century at a Public Talk at the Forum, Presented by Chase on the 25th and Q & A Session with Ann Curry on the 26th at the California Science Center LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lourdes Foundation, an international organization compassionately empowering and lifting up the lives of youth to build a stronger foundation for the future leaders of our global...

2014-02-19 23:31:28

15th Annual Shaolin Institute Qi Retreat has been announced for Feb. 28 - March 3, 2014 at 1100 Ariola Drive, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561. The Theme of the Qi Retreat is Body & Mind Awakening in Connection with Universe Qi through Zen Mind to Obtain Self-Nature - Wisdom & Happiness. Pensacola, FL (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Shaolin Institute (http://www.shaolin-world.net) along with Shaolin Chan Foundation is hosting the 15th Annual Qi Retreat on Feb. 28 -March 3, 2014 at 1100 Ariola...

2014-02-15 23:03:19

"Dalai Lama Awakening" a film that explores the spiritual and life-changing journeys of innovative Western thinkers who have met with the Dalai Lama. Narrated by Harrison Ford, this film reflects the inner transformation of these travelers. Apple Valley, California (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 The Hi-Desert Center for Spiritual Living in Apple Valley, California and Wakan films presents a Preview Screening of Director Khashyar Darvich's documentary film, Dalai Lama Awakening,...

2014-01-10 08:22:52

3 Superheroes of Peace use THE 5 POWERS to Change The Course of World History, Planting Seeds Of Peace Deep in The Mud Of War. NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking their name from the words of the Fellowship of Reconciliation´s legendary peacemaker, A.J. Muste, "There is no way to peace, peace is the way," Peace Is The Way Films (www.peaceisthewayfilms.com), in cooperation with globally renowned Zen Master, poet and peacemaker Thich Nhat Hanh, is using the medium of film...

2013-11-27 23:02:22

DiscoverGiving Competes With Nine Programs at Stanford University on December 6, 2013 Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 TisBest Philanthropy announced today the organization’s new philanthropy education program is a finalist in Stanford University’s Compassion and Technology contest. The DiscoverGiving program will be presented on stage during the Compassion and Technology Conference on December 6, 2013, competing with nine other technology programs that focus on compassion and...

2013-11-25 23:00:03

Lori Deschene, author and founder of Tiny Buddha (http://tinybuddha.com) has released her new book titled "Tiny Buddha's Guide to Loving Yourself: 40 Ways to Transform Your Inner Critic and Your Life. " (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Lori Deschene, author and founder of Tiny Buddha has released her new book titled "Tiny Buddha's Guide to Loving Yourself: 40 Ways to Transform Your Inner Critic and Your Life." Featuring a collection of 40 stories and related insights,...

New Evidence Of Buddha’s Birthplace Connects Science And Religion
2013-11-25 11:38:01

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A big win for both religion and science was announced today when archaeologists unveiled that they have discovered evidence linking the birthplace of the Buddha to the sixth century BC. Researchers excavating an existing temple at Lumbini, Nepal discovered the remains of a previously unknown sixth century BC structure they claim is evidence of the world’s earliest Buddhist shrine in that country. Before this study, the earliest...

2013-10-22 23:30:28

Zen Master Dae Gak will hold his annual fall zen meditiation retreat on Oct. 25-27 in Houston, Texas at 1375 Bunkerhill Road. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 The West Houston Zen Center will hold its annual fall retreat with Zen Master Dae Gak beginning at 6:00 PM Friday evening, October 25, 2013, running through Noon Sunday, October 27. On Sunday, following the retreat, retreatants are invited to join the Korean Nam Son Sa temple members for lunch. The Retreat will feature Zen...


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2009-03-03 21:11:15

Robert Grant Aitken (December 31, 1864 "“ October 29, 1951) was an American inventor born in Jackson, CA. Aitken worked at the Lick Observatory in California where he systematically studied double stars, measuring their positions and calculating their orbits around one another. He methodically created a large catalog of such stars, which was published in 1932. It was entitled "˜New General Catalogue of Double Stars Within 120 degrees of the North Pole'. It contained orbit information...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.