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Boston Globe
Quake damages scores of Myanmar’s heritage Bagan templesMyanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a t
Quake damages scores of Myanmar’s heritage Bagan temples
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
Myanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesMyanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a t
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 hours ago
Myanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
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The News & Observer
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesIt was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construc
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
The News & Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious monuments. The stupas,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesMyanmar — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time o
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Myanmar — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
190 related stories
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Hawaii News Now
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesMyanmar (AP) - It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a t
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
Myanmar (AP) - It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
190 related stories
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PhysOrg
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesWorkers surveyed the damage Thursday after a powerful earthquake shook Myanmar
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
PhysOrg / Posted 7 hours ago
Workers surveyed the damage Thursday after a powerful earthquake shook Myanmar Wednesday, damaging a number of ancient Buddhist pagodas in the former capital of Bagan, a major tourist site. (AP Photo/Hkun Lat) It was a time of conquest and... Read more
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Missoula Independent
What's Good HereIn the minutes before lunch hour, the Masala restaurant kitchen is humid and no
What's Good Here
Missoula Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
In the minutes before lunch hour, the Masala restaurant kitchen is humid and noisy. A cook nearly drops a hotel pan of brown rice while trying to scootch it into a warmer. A vat of green paneer curry hits a hot kettle with a sizzle. In the middle of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesMyanmar (AP) - It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a t
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
Myanmar (AP) - It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
190 related stories
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FOX News
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesMyanmar – It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time o
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
Myanmar – It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
190 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templesMyanmar (AP) - It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a t
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 hours ago
Myanmar (AP) - It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious... Read more
190 related stories
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Carroll County News
CALENDAR OF EVENTSSignups for the Carroll County Orchestra will be 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Carroll County News / Posted 2 days ago
Signups for the Carroll County Orchestra will be 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at the Berryville band room. Jim Swiggart will be directing the orchestra's 12th season this year and promises to take the group in a new and interesting... Read more
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The Mercury News
Heartbreak, loss lead woman to Marin's Spirit RockSpring Washam teaches at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, Calif. Tues
Heartbreak, loss lead woman to Marin's Spirit Rock
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Spring Washam teaches at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, Calif. Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) Spring Washam, of Woodacre, had a tumultuous adolescence growing up in a gang-infested neighborhood and being... Read more
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Rappler
Imam in New York strives to bring Indonesia’s unique brand of Islam into the spotlightwabarakatuh.” Imam Shamsi Ali, a prominent inter-faith speaker and activist, o
Imam in New York strives to bring Indonesia’s unique brand of Islam into the spotlight
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
wabarakatuh.” Imam Shamsi Ali, a prominent inter-faith speaker and activist, opened his weekly Saturday class for Islamic converts at the Nusantara Foundation with the traditional Muslim greeting: “May the peace, mercy, and blessings... Read more
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Philly.com
How to fight chronic pain with more than opioidsIn a drab meeting room in West Philadelphia, a group of aging veterans with chr
How to fight chronic pain with more than opioids
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
In a drab meeting room in West Philadelphia, a group of aging veterans with chronic back pain gathered for a dose of what their teacher called "breath as medicine." Psychologist Lisa Rambaldo led the mostly male group through a series of gentle yoga... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throneTokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would li
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throne
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Tokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would like a privilege most people take for granted: At 82, he wants to retire. The question is whether the Japanese and their elected leaders will let him. Emperor Akihito... Read more
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The Age
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throneTokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would li
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throne
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Tokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would like a privilege most people take for granted: At 82, he wants to retire. The question is whether the Japanese and their elected leaders will let him. Emperor Akihito... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throneTokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would li
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throne
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Tokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would like a privilege most people take for granted: At 82, he wants to retire. The question is whether the Japanese and their elected leaders will let him. Emperor Akihito... Read more
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WA Today
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throneTokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would li
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throne
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Tokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would like a privilege most people take for granted: At 82, he wants to retire. The question is whether the Japanese and their elected leaders will let him. Emperor Akihito... Read more
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Canberra Times
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throneTokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would li
Uneasy lies the head: Emperor Akihito seeks way off Japanese throne
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Tokyo: It is something of an open secret in Japan that Emperor Akihito would like a privilege most people take for granted: At 82, he wants to retire. The question is whether the Japanese and their elected leaders will let him. Emperor Akihito... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In Tibet, A Long-Banned Buddhist Rite Takes Place, But Not Everyone's PleasedThe Panchen Lama — the second highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism after the Dala
In Tibet, A Long-Banned Buddhist Rite Takes Place, But Not Everyone's Pleased
KERA North Texas / Posted a month ago
The Panchen Lama — the second highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism after the Dalai Lama — is performing an important ritual that has not taken place in Tibet for half a century, Chinese state media are reporting this week. In this elaborate, 12-day... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In Tibet, A Long-Banned Buddhist Rite Takes Place, But Not Everyone's PleasedKalachakra ritual in Tibet. The Panchen Lama — the second highest figure in Ti
In Tibet, A Long-Banned Buddhist Rite Takes Place, But Not Everyone's Pleased
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
Kalachakra ritual in Tibet. The Panchen Lama — the second highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism after the Dalai Lama — is performing an important ritual that has not taken place in Tibet for half a century, Chinese state media are reporting this... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘The Profane’week will discuss how faith traditions address the role of humans as caretakers
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘The Profane’
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
week will discuss how faith traditions address the role of humans as caretakers of the earth and how they can provide hope for the future. ‘The Profane’ Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III Sartoregore Karenna Gore Rossen Milanov Mikael Eliasen The Rev.... Read more
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Japan Today
New film on Tsukiji fish market captures essence of 'Japan's lively kitchen' ‹ Japan TodayEver since he visited Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market for the first time in 2012, m
New film on Tsukiji fish market captures essence of 'Japan's lively kitchen' ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 1 months ago
Ever since he visited Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market for the first time in 2012, movie director Naotaro Endo has been intrigued by the place often called “the world’s largest fish market.” “I was amazed by the spectacular taste of the fish that was... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Matcha is having a moment in Sacramento“superfood”-list habitué. Unlike so many other food-and-drink trends, matcha’s
Matcha is having a moment in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
“superfood”-list habitué. Unlike so many other food-and-drink trends, matcha’s history involves a 12th-century Japanese Buddhist monk and Starbucks. Legend has it that the monk, Eisai, introduced powdered tea from China to Japan, where it... Read more
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Phayul
China begins demolition of Larung GarDHARAMSHALA, July 21: The Chinese authorities on Wednesday began demolition of
China begins demolition of Larung Gar
Phayul / Posted 1 months ago
DHARAMSHALA, July 21: The Chinese authorities on Wednesday began demolition of Tibet’s largest Buddhist center, Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serthar County, Kardze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province. The sprawling Tibetan Buddhist... Read more

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