After centuries of tumultuous history, the Zeliv monastery in ...
Apr 12th, 2011
(AFP/File) - After centuries of tumultuous history, the Zeliv monastery in central Czech Republic, known as one of Europe's most profane countries, serves as a meditation centre sought by managers, artists and others who want to escape from everyday stress.(AFP/File/Michal Cizek) -
By Jethro Nededog LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Oprah Winfrey has donated a small chunk of her estimated $2.8 billion net worth to help build The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. The OWN chairman and CEO has just donated $12 million to the museum's capital fund. Combined with a previous donation of $1 m... [Full Article]
LASHIO, Myanmar (AP) - More than 1,000 Muslims who fled Myanmar's latest bout of sectarian violence huddled in a Buddhist monastery guarded by army soldiers as calm returned to this northeastern city, though burnt out buildings leveled by Buddhist rioters still smoldered. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]