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Gajan Fair| গাজন মেলা

Gajan (Bengali: গাজন) is a Hindu festival celebrated mostly in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is associated with such deities as Shiva, Neel and Dharmathakur.The word gajan in Bengali comes from the word garjan or roar that sannyasis (hermits} emit during the festivities.[1]Alternatively, the word gajan is considered a combination of parts of two words – ga is from the word gram meaning village and jan is from the word janasadharan meaning folk. 69 more words

India

Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta gears up for its 19th year

The Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (PIHABF), also known as “A Weekend of Everything that Flies”, is gearing up for its next staging of the established aviation event. 860 more words

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Rosarito Art Fest 2014, May 24th and 25th. Memorial Day Weekend

May 24th and 25th

5th annual Rosarito Art Fest

by Marilyn Helgeson

What is on your list of things that make Rosarito a magical place to live and to visit?

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Baja California

Siklet: Ethiopia In Commemorating GOOD FRIDAY

In honoring Himamat (Holy Week) and Siklet (Good Friday), many Christian Ethiopians attend solemn and sacred church services throughout the country, fasting and praying in remembering the crucifixion of Jesus Christ every year. 52 more words

Ethiopia

Send Off

by Peter

**Reminder: This is pretty much an uncensored version of the events of our bike ride. If you are uncomfortable hearing about sex, drugs, profanity, etc you should check follow our PG-version at… 2,569 more words

Travel

Editorial: The "Money For Nothing" Myth

“…Can you expect a good quality event if all of your performers are prepared to undersell themselves?…”

Editorial * 10 April 2014

That Dire Straits song… 480 more words

Editorial