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2014-08-27 12:27:23

Epic Citywide Exhibitions and Public Programs Celebrate Islamic Arts and Culture LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching this September, the Los Angeles / Islam Arts Initiative (LA/IAI) brings together nearly 30 cultural institutions throughout Los Angeles to tell various stories of traditional and contemporary art from multiple Islamic regions and their significant global diasporas. The celebration of Islamic art and culture has been initiated by the City of Los Angeles...

2014-02-18 12:24:12

VANCOUVER, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Cayden Resources Inc. (TSX.V:CYD) ("Cayden" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Shangri-la claim located within the El Barqueño Concessions in Jalisco, Mexico, which are fully optioned by Cayden. The Shangri-la claim lies adjacent to the Pena d'Oro target where drilling will commence shortly. Under the terms of the acquisition, Cayden is paying $100,000 for a 100% interest in the claim, which carries a 1.5% Net...

2013-06-28 23:27:42

Shangri-La Shades, a revolutionary improvement on the traditional shades provides better coverage, light filtration, and beauty. Now get the best deal for Shangri-La Shades from Zebrablinds. Mahwah, NJ (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Shangri-La Shades from Zebrablinds is the latest patented, innovative design for shades. Zebrablinds, an online window treatment retailer, now provides the best deals for these new shades. Zebrablinds works to provide customers with cheap blinds, shades, shutters, and...

2013-06-28 23:22:59

Glastonbury Shangri-La, the futuristic after-hours pleasure city of Glastonbury Festival, is to produce the world’s first 3-D Immersive Festival app. The After Hours Zone partners with UK tech start-Up, Immersive Album Limited, to capture the music, circus performance, DJ acts, light shows and street art of Glastonbury Shangri-La, in an interactive app. Glastonbury, UK (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 For the first time ever, people will be able to experience the After Hours Zone of Glastonbury...

2012-09-25 23:03:50

Explore Tibet, a locally-owned Tibet travel agency in Lhasa, now offers a 7-day overland tour from Lijiang to Shangrila, with many fascinating cultural stops along the way. Experience the unique Naxi culture, magnificence of the Yangtze River, and serenity of Shongtsen monastery. “This tour provides people with the chance to see not only familiarize themselves with Tibetan culture but also to encounter the picturesque landscapes of the Tibetan region,” said Explore...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'