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Nazi Buddha Statue Shows Inconsistencies, Most Likely Fake
2012-10-25 09:24:04

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Buddha statuette that has been steeped in mystery since first coming to light late last month, has finally had its truths uncovered. The artifact, supposedly purchased during a Nazi expedition to Tibet in the 1930s, was said to be carved from a meteorite and was likely more than a thousand years old. While reports of the discovery seem eerily similar to that of an Indian Jones thrill ride, as redOrbit´s April Flowers...

2012-09-30 23:02:35

On Path to Bliss, Mercedes Bahleda's exquisite chants are set against an eclectic, multi-textured backdrop of sound, offering a unique and sonically clarified path to devotion through music. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 New York City native Mercedes Bahleda is a woman of many facets — an accomplished singer, a teacher, a certified Hatha/Ashtanga yoga instructor, and a devoted student of both Buddhist and western meditation and devotional music. She has taught at NYU and...

2012-07-21 23:01:53

The monks of Wat Chrey in Cambodia´s south-east, are embracing the tech world by working with a not-for-profit organization to offer Blessings online. The website OrangeRobes.com was officially launched today. Cambodia (PRWEB) July 21, 2012 The monks of Wat Chrey in Cambodia´s south east, are embracing the tech world by working with a not-for-profit organization to offer Blessings online. The website OrangeRobes.com was officially launched today. Making a donation to a Buddhist...


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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
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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