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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...

2012-02-14 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,...


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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.