First New York Sanjo Festival to Take Place Next Week
The first New York Sanjo Festival and Symposium will take place from Oct. 19 to 20 at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.
The event organized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Gukak FM will consist of a symposium and concerts with the world's leading Asian and Korean music scholars and Korea's foremost ``sanjo'' and ``sinawi'' masters who are recognized as National Human Intangible Cultural Assets.>>>
Apolinario Chile Pixtun is tired of being bombarded with frantic questions about the Mayan calendar supposedly "running out" on Dec. 21, 2012. After all, it's not the end of the world.
Or is it?
Definitely not, the Mayan Indian elder insists. "I came back from England last year and, man, they had me fed up with this stuff."
It can only get worse for him. Next month Hollywood's "2012" opens in cinemas, featuring earthquakes, meteor showers and a tsunami dumping an aircraft carrier on the White House.>>>
Moscow, October 6, Interfax – Chukotka shamans conducted shamanistic ritual and instructed good and evil spirits to protect Dasha Zhukova’s fetus as she is in the seventh month of pregnancy from billionaire and Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich.
The rite was conducted on the most southern point of Chukotka Cape Navarin, the Express-Gazeta has reported on Tuesday.>>>
The town of Barriere is hatching a plan to place a concrete replica of England's Stonehenge at the centre of a major park development.
Barriere's version would be a scaled-down model of the real 100-metre-wide Druidic temple that has stood on the Salisbury Plains for about 4,500 years. The circle of stone megaliths and lintels is aligned to record the passing of the seasons and stands at the centre of a huge complex of burial mounds.>>>
On October 6, 2009 Ivanhoe Mines signed a long-term Investment Agreement with the Government of Mongolia that establishes a comprehensive framework for the construction and operation of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mining complex in Mongolia’s South Gobi Region. Was this date chosen deliberately? Is it related to Mongolian Buddhist mythology?
Why on October 6 2009 ?>>>