Monthly Archives: August 2022

Two more ships leave Ukraine, Turkish Defense Ministry says

KARACHI: The practice of stone craftsmanship in the region that makes up modern Pakistan is as old as Buddhism itself, but without government support and after decades of militant attacks that have scared off foreign buyers and stopped exports, the old art is practically lost. Today, a handful of artists and entrepreneurs are trying to preserve and restore dying craftsmanship. …

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Communal clashes erupt over interfaith love affair

On Thursday, August 11, Karnataka Police imposed Section 144 in the village of Hulihyder in Koppal district of Karnataka, after members of the two communities came face to face over an alleged romance. interreligious. According to the police, two people, namely Pacha Walli (22) and Yenakapaa Talavad (60), died in the clashes and at least six others were injured as …

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Tibetan monk tortured for sharing information about self-immolation

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, August 10: The Dharamshala-based research group Tibetan Center for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD) on Wednesday revealed new findings in a self-immolation case of Tenzin Sherab, 33, who died in 2013 in the county of Chumarleb in the Kyegu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in the Traditional Tibetan Province of Kham. A monk named Tseta at the local …

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China closes Potala Palace after Covid-19 outbreak reported in Tibet | Travel

The Potala Palace, which was the traditional residence of Tibet’s Buddhist rulers, would be closed from Tuesday, with a reopening date to be announced later, as Chinese authorities report a minor outbreak of Covid-19 in the region. of the Himalayas. PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shirazbeijing Chinese authorities have closed the famous Potala Palace in Tibet after a minor …

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Newcomers Accelerate Growth at Goulburn Catholic Schools

Back to school – Julie Downey, daughter Lauren Whalan and grandchildren Tully and Rupert Whalan. Photo: John Thistleton. Families moving to Goulburn have increased enrollment in the town’s two Catholic primary schools. Second and third generation families who have attended the schools also send their children there. The healthy enrollment contrasts with the latest Australian census which reveals that while …

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Khyentse Foundation honors Erik Pema Kunsang with Khyentse Fellowship 2022 – Buddhistdoor Global

Erik Pema Kunsang. At gomde.eu The Khyentse Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by renowned Bhutanese lama, filmmaker and author Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche, announced that it has awarded this year’s Khyentse Foundation Fellowship to respected Dharma teacher and translator Erik Pema Kunsang . The Khyentse Foundation Scholarship is the highest honor among the foundation’s four annual awards for individuals in …

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A unique 12-week Bible study with a format all Christians will enjoy

Politicians and the media divided people along economic, racial and religious lines. Jesus unites all nations and peoples regardless of race, nation or economic status RAYMOND, Wash. (PRWEB) August 08, 2022 Author Charles Rushing provides Christians with an understandable interpretation of Scripture by God’s Redneck Social Justice Warrior: A Bible Study in Amos ($14.49, paperback, 9781662854385; $6.99, e-book, 9781662854392). …

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John Woods embarks on a delightful new adventure

Woods retires from First Choice Catering and produces YouTube cooking videos For more than 30 years, the names John Woods and First Choice Catering have been synonymous with delicious food in DeSoto County. From cooking catfish at a local grocery store he owned, to traveling the world to experience different cuisines, and then operating one of the region’s most successful …

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Letters to the Editor: August 6, 2022

– Tonya Casey, Board Member, Dayton Chapter of the American Heart Association A recent letter to the editor (July 23, 2022) mentioned issues with releasing children from school to follow a weekly Bible study schedule. In the early 1950s, as a third-grade teacher in another state, I experienced the impracticality of this policy. Once a week, an hour and a …

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Bonsai Show August 5-6 at Sherman Library & Gardens in Corona del Mar

a bonsai Come to Sherman Library & Gardens this Saturday and Sunday August 5 and 6 and discover the art of bonsai. The show will include an exhibition of exquisite miniature trees presented by the Orange Empire Bonsai Society and will introduce visitors to a variety of techniques and approaches. Following ancient Japanese tradition, the trees are intended to replicate …

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HC rejects call to ban kite, says it’s a cultural activity

The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to issue directions to ban kite flying in the capital, but ordered the city government and police to ensure compliance with orders banning the sale of synthetic “manja”. A bench of Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad noted that kite flying is a “cultural activity” and can be associated with …

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Quiz on Indian historical places that will prove if you are a history buff

1# This fortress is located in a city known for another world famous mausoleum. Photo credit: iStock Agra Fortdefault✓😁😪 strong red default✓😁😪 2# A landmark in one of the main metropolitan cities that you cannot miss. Photo credit: iStock India Gatedefault✓😁😪 India Gate default✓😁😪 3# The intricate details on the monument and the domes have to ring a bell for …

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Abortion rights for all – India Legal

By Shaan Katari Libby A single woman recently received the same treatment as a married woman regarding her bodily right to an abortion. This is indeed a welcome decision by the Supreme Court. In X v The Principal Secretary Health and Family Welfare Department & Anr (sc 2022), Justices DY Chandrachud, Surya Kant and AS Bopanna recognized that under Section …

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Lorcán Mac Mathúna and Daire Bracken discuss ancient Irish poetry and meter with Martin Hayes @ Masters of Tradition 2022

The Masters of Tradition festival takes place August 24-28 in Bantry, Co. Cork. Hosted by violinist Martin Hayes, this year’s festival concerts feature Kathryn Tickell, Lorcán MacMathúna, Daire Bracken, Cormac McCarthy, Aoife Ní Bhriain, Kate Ellis, Nell Ní Chróinín, Catherine McHugh, Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Ciarán Ó Maonaigh , David Power, Marja Gaynor, John Walsh, Steve Cooney, Derek Hickey, Stephanie Keane, …

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How ‘Brahmin’ Rahul Gandhi gave up his ‘Janeu’ to join the Lingayat sect in the name of politics

On August 3, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was initiated into the Lingayat sect by the seer of Muruga Mutt, Shivamurthy Muruga Sharana, located in central Karnataka. In a tweet, Gandhi said, “It is an absolute honor to visit Sri Jagadguru Murugharajendra Vidyapeetha and receive ‘Ishtalinga Deekshe’ from Dr Sri Shivamurthy Murugha Sharanaru. It is an absolute honor to visit Sri …

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Indian guru Padmasambhava founded Buddhism in Tibet

Tibetan history credits Guru Padmasambhava as one of the founding fathers of Buddhism in Tibet along with Acharya Shantarakshita of India. He was one of the famous seventeen outstanding Pandit scholars of Nalanda Monastic University in India. Guru Padmasambhava, a great Indian tantric master of the 8th century is an important figure in Buddhism. He was instrumental in establishing Vajrayana …

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The paradox of secularism

Secularism has been a buzzword and watchword in the modern era, especially in post-independence India. All political parties swear by secularism and compete with each other to prove that they are more secular than the others. Secularists and die-hard intellectuals were shot in the arm when Indira Gandhi, by the Constitution (42nd Amendment) Act of 1976, amended the preamble of …

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The historical secrets of the village of Narayanagiri leave the historian in suspense

Warangal: Traces of Buddhist, Jain, Shaivite and Vaishnavite religions, as well as artifacts from prehistoric times, have been identified by R. Rathnakar Reddy in Narayanagiri village of Dharmasagar mandal in Hanumakonda district. Among the historical finds was a large sculpture of Mahakali, as well as a Karanda Makutam (throne), found near the Narasimha Swamy Gutta near Chittem Rallagadda. As the …

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University of Alabama at Birmingham: Four University and Community Health Systems Partner to Address Palliative Care Disparities Among African Americans | India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

African Americans are 50% less likely to access or receive palliative care than white patients due to racism, a lack of cultural understanding among physicians, and a history of distrust of the healthcare system among African American patients. Therefore, the last weeks and months of the lives of these patients, as well as those of their relatives, may be further …

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How love is shown across the world – Guardian Life – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

11 minutes ago Love involves a range of strong and positive emotional affection towards someone or something. Our culture greatly influences how we show our love for others, because culture is the social behavior of humans. People from different cultures around the world show love in different, sometimes bizarre ways. They are eleven… 32 minutes ago Nichelle Nichols, known for …

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