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2012-04-24 02:26:32

NEW DELHI, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Joins Indian Superstar Aamir Khan to promote the values of the lineage His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa blesses the Olympic Games Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey screened at BAFTA Kung Fu Nuns Spread Message of Peace at Oxford Michelle Yeoh, internationally acclaimed actress and most recent recipient of France's highest decoration "the Legion of...

2012-04-16 23:01:37

Explore Tibet Team, a professional Tibet travel agency based in Lhasa, introduces the Samye Monastery and the Zamling Chisang festival to travelers and says: ”This festival honors Guru Rinpoche and the founding of Tibet´s first Buddhist monastery. Visitors should know something of the historic and cultural importance of this holy site.” (PRWEB) April 16, 2012 Explore Tibet Team, a professional Tibet travel agency based in Lhasa, introduces the Samye Monastery and the...

2012-04-15 23:01:43

Explore Tibet Team, a professional Tibet travel agency based in Lhasa, introduces the Tashilhunpo Thangka Display to travelers and says: ”The three-day Thangka exhibition at the Tashilhunpo monastery is a symbol of the city of Shigatse and an important display of Tibetan Buddhist art and culture.” (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 Explore Tibet Team, a professional Tibet travel agency based in Lhasa, introduces the Tashilhunpo Thangka Display to travelers and says: ”The three-day...

2012-02-29 07:00:00

TACHIKAWA, Japan, Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Shinnyo-en (http://www.shinnyoen.org ), the Buddhist denomination in which all people regardless of age, gender, nationality, or religious background can cultivate the innate kernel of enlightenment existing in all beings, announced today it will conduct a fire and water ritual at the edge of the Great Rift Valley - the cradle of humanity - in northern Kenya. The 90-minute ceremony will be conducted on Sunday, March 4, 2012, 10:00 AM EST (3:00...

2012-02-17 19:02:00

HONOLULU, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hawai'i Community Foundation (HCF) today announced that it will sponsor two public talks in Honolulu featuring Tenzin Gyatso, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, April 14th and 15th, 2012. The talks are part of the Dalai Lama's three-day stay on O'ahu (April 14-16), where he will participate in a series of conversations with local leaders and visits to important cultural and historical sites. The Dalai Lama is visiting O'ahu at the invitation...

2012-02-14 22:00:00

These new digital works by Thich Nhat Hanh, Barbara Brown Taylor, Mariel Hemingway and other favorites are available for $1.99. (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, announces the launch of HarperOne Selects, a new series of digital selections featuring essential wisdom from bestselling and beloved authors for $1.99. These highly affordable quick reads enable readers to explore HarperOne´s extensive title list across diverse subject matter and...

2011-12-21 04:20:01

Tokyo, Dec 21, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Eisai Co. Ltd announced today that its pharmaceutical manufacturing and marketing subsidiary Sannova Co. Ltd submitted an application for partial change to the approved label for egg white lysozyme preparation Neuzym to Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) on December 21, 2011. The company is seeking approval to remove alveolar pyorrhea and other conditions as approved indications for the product as well as to make changes to dosage and...

2011-12-14 18:40:00

Feature documentary on milk 'Got the Facts on Milk?' promotes increased interest in a non-diary diet among Buddhists and yoga practitioners. XIâAHâE, CHINA (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 Shira Lane, director of the new documentary film 'Got the Facts on Milk? - The Milk Documentary' was in the rural town of Xiâahâe meeting with Monks of the Labrang Monastery. The documentary film provides a candid look at the high-stakes political, economic,...

2011-12-09 09:59:00

National Endowment for Democracy will recognize Ladies in White leader with Democracy Service Medal WASHINGTON, Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Laura Pollan, the late founder of Cuba's Ladies in White (Damas de Blanco) , will be honored by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at a Capitol Hill event with a posthumous presentation of NED's Democracy Service Medal. Pollan died on October 14 of this year. The presentation will take...

2011-12-01 00:20:01

Tokyo, Dec 1, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Eisai Co. Ltd announced today that its Canadian pharmaceutical sales subsidiary Eisai Limited held a ceremony on November 30 (local time in Toronto) to celebrate its official opening and entry into the Canadian healthcare marketplace.Eisai Canada was established in Mississauga, Ontario, one of largest biopharmaceutical clusters and medical communities in North America, in April 2010 as Eisai's first pharmaceutical sales base for the Canadian market....


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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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