A group of cross-party MPs seeking Bharat Ratna for the Dalai Lama

India’s all-party Parliamentary Forum for Tibet decided to urge the government to bestow the Bharat Ratna on the Dalai Lama and called for a joint session of parliament to address him. He also proposed the adoption of a policy inspired by the Tibetan Policy and Support Act of the United States. The forum, which has more than 20 MPs, including …

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Office Specialist, Principal – Central Records Job – Hennepin County

++OPENING DATE :++ 08/17/22 ++CLOSING DATE:++ 8/31/22 11:59 PM CET ++TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT:++ Full time ++LOCATION:++ Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota ++DEPARTMENT:++ Sheriff’s office ++THE POSITION++ Join the Central Records Unit of the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office in the role of a Main Office Specialist. This position requires flexibility, attention to detail, customer service skills and computer software skills. *_Location and Hours: …

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Dynastic Profile of Muslim Rulers in the Maldives | By Dr. Rajkumar Singh, Bihar

Dynastic Profile of Muslim Rulers in the Maldives GEOGRAPHICALLY, the South Asian country of the Maldives is estimated to be around 90,000,000 square kilometers in size and covers the areas of sea, land and all islands, having the characteristics of the scattered sovereign states of the world with a small Asian country and one of the smallest Muslim-majority populations on …

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Imaginary landscapes | Arts and events

Photographer and sculptor explores worlds past and present in new exhibition LA Louver Artists have the power to create worlds, which is exactly what Sean Higgins does. Working with photography, collages, ceramics and Plexiglas, the artist explores landscapes, dreams and memories. The Los Angeles-based artist has returned to LA Louvre where he first exhibited as part of the group show …

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Rushdie Attack’s roots are in India, not Iran

Placeholder while loading article actions As an Indian, I claim Salman Rushdie as one of us. He is, more than anything else, an Indian author whose writing is shaped by his heritage as a Muslim from the subcontinent, as well as a child of what was once secular and cosmopolitan Bombay (now known as from Mumbai). In a terrible irony, …

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The Dalai Lama meets the Muslim community of Zanskar

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, August 16: Tibetan leader-in-exile His Holiness the Dalai Lama visited Eid Gah in Padum on Saturday at the invitation of the Muslim community of Zanskar, Ladakh. The spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism greeted the congregants and said, “As a Buddhist monk, wherever I go, I encourage people to cultivate interfaith harmony. All religious traditions advise their …

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Towns and cities brace for zoning law changes aimed at boosting housing

House Bill 1661 contains a set of newly enacted zoning and planning laws aimed at encouraging more affordable housing in communities. As New Hampshire school boards prepare for the school year, local planning boards face a different action deadline: August 23. It’s the day towns must start adhering to a set of new zoning and planning laws passed by the …

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The author will sign a book on the textile art of Tibet

Leslie Rinchen WongmoCOURTESY PICTURESLeslie Rinchen-Wongmo is a textile artist and the author of “Threads of Awakening: An American Woman’s Journey into Tibet’s Sacred Textile Art”. SANTA BARBARA — Author Leslie Rinchen-Wongmo will read an excerpt from her book, “Threads of Awakening: An American Woman’s Journey into Tibet’s Sacred Textile Art,” at 6 p.m. Sept. 6 at Chaucer’s Books, 3321 State …

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Pfizer CEO fell ill with Covid-19 after four vaccinations

Albert Burla fell ill with coronavirus after four vaccinations. Photo: Ferra Head of the American pharmaceutical company Pfizer Albert Burla was infected with the coronavirus. Vin gave four vaccinations with her formula. She feels well and has mild symptoms, wrote wine on Twitter. “I want to inform you that I have a positive result for Covid-19”, wrote the CEO. READ …

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People have immense confidence in the Indian judicial system, which gives it a unique character: CJI Ramana

India’s Chief Justice NV Ramana said on Monday that the country’s judicial system was unique, not only because of its dedication to the written Constitution and its spirit, but also because of the immense faith that the people grant it. Addressing the gathering during the 76th Independence Day celebrations at the Supreme Court Complex, Ramana said, “People are confident that …

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Shanghai doctors fix birth defect of 3-month-old Tibetan baby

A 3-month-old Tibetan boy was discharged from Shanghai Xinhua Hospital on Monday after successful minimally invasive surgery to repair his congenital esophageal disconnection. The boy started spitting bubbles on delivery and was unable to eat. He was diagnosed with congenital esophageal atresia, a severe inborn malformation that means the esophagus is broken. Ti Gong The distance from the disconnected esophagus …

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Employer sues for ‘religious freedom’ to drop PrEP coverage complains of bad publicity

One of the plaintiffs in what could be a landmark case denying health insurance coverage for PrEP and contraception is complaining of being harassed. John Kelley, an orthodontist from Tarrant County, Texas, is among four plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit filed in the state challenging the federal government’s authority to mandate access to free vaccines, contraception, screening cancer and …

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Tamil Nadu Governor Rajinikanth, Other Leaders Join ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ Campaign

Tamil Nadu Governor RN Ravi, Tamil movie superstar Rajinikanth and several leaders joined the “Har Ghar Tiranga” campaign on Saturday as an enthusiastic public displayed their patriotism by unfurling the national tricolor atop their homes. The tricolor flew atop several houses across Tamil Nadu in response to the Centre’s call to hoist national flags from August 13-15 as part of …

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Kendal Buddhist Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Bishop Francis Slattery

A BUDDHIST organization in Kendal has celebrated the twentieth birthday of one of its most dedicated members. A celebration was held at Milnthorpe Rectory on August 8 to mark the 20th anniversary of Bishop Francis Slattery’s involvement in interfaith for Kendal. He became involved in interfaith work in Cumbria in 2002; when the then Bishop of Lancaster, the Most Reverend …

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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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Who is Achinta Sheuli, winner of the 3rd gold medal for India at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham? Parents, religion, girlfriend

Indian weightlifter Achinta Sheuli won the country’s third gold medal in the men’s 73kg weightlifting final on Sunday by lifting a total of 313kg. This was hours after Jeremy Lalrinnunga won the second weightlifting gold medal for India. The six medals, including three gold, two silver and one bronze, were won in weightlifting. Who is Achinta Sheuli? Achinta was born …

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Board of Education and Advisory Committee inspect Tibetan schools in India

Dharamshala: The Chairman and members of the Board of Education and the Department of Education Advisory Committee (CTA) visited Tibetan schools and provided guidance to students, teachers and parents. Committee Chairman Ven Geshe Lhakdor visited Tibetan schools based in Dharamshala for three days from July 19 to 21, 2022. visited schools in the Tibetan colonies in central India from June …

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Hiding problems would paralyze the judiciary, says India’s chief justice

The Chief Justice referred to the “effective representation before the courts” of the poor. (Case) New Delhi: India‘s Chief Justice NV Ramana said on Saturday that “covering up” the judiciary’s pressing concerns would cripple the judiciary and talks are needed to serve people better. Justice N. V. Ramana was here addressing the first meeting of District Legal Services authorities in …

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Indian cricket dips its toes in the multi-sport ocean

At the Commonwealth Games, Harmanpreet Kaur’s side have the opportunity to step out of the shadow of the men’s team on a stage that cricket does not frequent. A strong performance will fuel growing interest in women’s football at home and deal a blow to gender parity At the Commonwealth Games, Harmanpreet Kaur’s side have the opportunity to step out …

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Sri Lanka’s next test – Democracy and Society

In a victory for democracy, mass protests in Sri Lanka recently led to the resignation of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa. A strongman who gained popularity for overseeing the end of Sri Lanka’s civil war in 2009 (when his older brother, Mahinda, was president), Gotabaya was elected in November 2019 and has vowed to uphold national security …

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The art of offering food with a gourmet basket | Newcastle Herald

The art of giving with a gourmet basket This is a commercial collaboration with Australian Gourmet Gifts. Choosing the perfect gift for a loved one can help strengthen relationships, remind them that they are loved, lift their spirits, and mend breakups. But the challenge is to find the right gift that speaks to everyone. Giving food sends a universal message …

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The Future of India’s Constitution – The New Indian Express

Recently, the Chief Justice of India (CJI) lamented the lack of adequate space for the opposition in the political scenario of the country. He also expressed concern about the lack of democratic discourse in parliament. Although at first glance the observations appear to be political, they are essentially constitutional concerns. The CJI is not an isolated voice. Many citizens, including …

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Chinese scholars say new bill will strengthen US policy on Tibet-China

Several overseas Chinese scholars contacted by the International Campaign for Tibet said the new bipartisan Tibet bill introduced in the US Congress will have a “profound impact” on the issue of Tibet, helping to clarify the position of United States and other democratic countries. on the Tibet-China conflict. The Promotion of a Resolution to the Tibet-China Conflict Act was introduced …

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70 years as a Catholic sister, many blessings: ‘more than I deserve’

Sister Catherine Schoenecker with St. Paul’s Winter Carnival royalty: King Borée (Billy Given), right, and the Prime Minister (Christine Arme), left. DAVE HRBACEK | THE CATHOLIC SPIRIT Sister Catherine Schoenecker, 92, grew up in New Prague and has dedicated her career to education, working as a teacher, principal and supervisor. A Benedictine living at St. Paul’s Monastery in Maplewood, she …

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Top 5 Musical Compositions By Emmanuel Motelin With Deeper Meaning

These are the best musical compositions by Emmanuel Motelin that can take you on a journey out of this universe. Find a quiet place, relax and continue your journey!” —Emmanuel Motelin CANADA, July 26, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Emmanuel Motelin is particularly admired for his musical genre in the science fiction, ambient and cyberpunk genres. His motivation stems from so many …

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New Venomous Viper Discovered in Jiuzhaigou National Nature Reserve, China

Jiuzhaigou National Nature Reserve, a World Heritage Site, lies in the transition zone between the eastern edge of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and the Sichuan Basin in Sichuan Province, China, and occupies an area of ​​651 km2. The reserve is covered with well-preserved original forests and numerous alpine lakes. Beautiful and picturesque, it is home to some rare animals, such as …

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Nanjing woman detained for commemorating Japanese war criminals

Wu Aping, a 31-year-old woman who commemorated five Japanese war criminals with Buddhist tablets at a temple in Nanjing, was arrested by police for disturbing public order. The Nanjing Massacre, when Japanese invaders massacred hundreds of thousands of civilians in six weeks starting in December 1937, is one of the greatest atrocities of the 20th century. It remains a deeply …

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Why is Sri Lanka in turmoil?

Comment this story Comment Sri Lankan legislators appointed Ranil Wickremesinghe to complete President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s term after protesters stormed the presidential palace last week. Police on Friday launched a surprise raid to clear a camp of protesters in the capital, Colombo, a move that could deepen popular mistrust of the new government. Political unrest in Sri Lanka has escalated sharply …

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Blink Charging Applauds USPS as it Delivers on Push to

Miami Beach, Fla., July 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Blink Charging Co. (Nasdaq: BLNK, BLNKW) (“Blink” or the “Company”), a Leading Owner, Operator and Provider of Electric Vehicle (“EV”) Charging Equipment and Services, Commends the Biden Administration and the USPS for taking a significant step forward in moving the country toward greater adoption of electric vehicles (EVs). On July 20, …

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National Sleeping Head Day 2022: History, Meaning and Activities

National Sleeping Head Day is celebrated on July 27 every year and it is an original medieval Finnish tradition that is still followed today with the aim of washing away the evil of laziness. In the modern world the day tries to convey the message to people to go to bed early because it is the only solution to get …

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Tibetan land rights activists released from Chinese prison — Radio Free Asia

Prison authorities in northwest China’s Qinghai province this week released two Tibetan men jailed three years ago for land rights activism, following the release earlier this year of four others imprisoned on the same charge, Tibetan sources said. Tashi Tsering and Drukbum Tsering, both residents of Horgyal village in Qinghai’s Rebgong (Chinese, Tongren) county, were released on July 1, a …

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Despite being diagnosed with ALS, Brewster man finds the will to persevere

“I have heard that our culture does not suffer so much from the forces of darkness as from the forces of superficiality.” – Kathleen D. Singh, “Grace in Dying” Paul Berry knows something about the state of mind. Nothing superficial about this man. My close friend Brewster earned a master’s degree in social work from Boston University in 1978 – …

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God is more committed to gender equality than we are

As the United States continues to grapple with the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. WadeI can’t help but think of how the court used a legal system built entirely by men to reduce women – once again – to nothing more than a vessel to produce babies. I am a rabbi in a legal system that has excluded …

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Villages on India-Tibet border in Himachal Pradesh flooded after downpour

Villages on India-Tibet border flooded after downpour As the canals overflowed, muddy water entered several houses and fields in Shalakhar and nearby villages PTI, July 19, 2022, 1:06 p.m. updated: July 19, 2022, 1:06 PM ist A downpour on the India-Tibet border flooded some villages in Kinnaur district, Himachal Pradesh, but no loss of life was reported, officials said on …

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Buddhist Monk and British POW – Buddhistdoor Global

For our own good and for the good of our fellow human beings, we must be vigilant with every step we take. It is only by a high degree of attention that we will succeed. (Nyanaponika Thera) Nyanaponika Thera. At buddho.org Shortly after Britain declared war on Germany on September 3, 1939, the British government ordered the internment of all …

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Book review on China: “No Escape” by Nury Turkel

Turkel pulls out all the stops, including on Uyghur, genocide and Falun Gong issues Comment Nury Turkel was an Uyghur boy from the city of Kashgar, China. Granted, he was no ordinary Uyghur. His father was a math teacher. Turkel worked for an American consulting firm in Beijing. But then, no Uyghur is ordinary anymore. They are all under the …

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The Christian Right’s version of history paid off on abortion and guns

Comment this story Comment Two landmark Supreme Court decisions in June hinged on history — one on abortion and the other on gun rights. The court’s conservative majority applied a nostalgic view of the past to make it harder to limit the right to carry a concealed firearm. Meanwhile, Judge Samuel A. Alito Jr. argued in the Dobbs vs. Jackson …

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Why does secular India have Muslim ghettos?

Most Indian TV news presenters ask big questions every night. They ask questions of the opposition, questions of the liberals, questions of foreign governments, sometimes questions of the people, but rarely, if ever, for the people. One such question has excited journalists on television since the eruption of violence around Ram Navami gave several state governments an excuse to bulldoze …

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At first, Indian army officers take a course in Tibetology

As a first step, Indian army officers attended a Tibetology course “to gain in-depth knowledge and strengthen their ties” with the Tibetan community in border areas, India’s defense ministry said. The 42-day course was taken by officers from the Indian Army, JCO, etc. at the Central Institute of Himalayan and Cultural Studies, Dahung, Arunachal Pradesh. More such courses on Tibetology …

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First Look at Walkabout Theater Company’s US Premiere of STILL A QUIET AFTERNOON

Walkabout Theater Company and Steppenwolf’s Look Out series will present the US premiere of Still a Quiet Afternoon – a mythical musical tragicomedy about two people observing a multitude of apocalyptic happenings through their single window. Featuring performances by Walkabout ensemble members Katie Mazzini and Gabriel Thom Pasculli, Still a Quiet Afternoon will perform July 14-16, 2022 at Steppenwolf’s 1700 …

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