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Holy Saturday.

Great Sabbath.

Black Saturday.

Whatever you call it, today, the day between Good Friday and Easter is a commemoration of Jesus dead and lying in the tomb. 302 more words


Season of Haakh

Guest Post by Iftikhar Ashraf

It is spring in Kashmir, as is with every season even spring has certain delicacies associated with it. One such delicacy is… 392 more words


Finally I've got you!

I’ve got a new friend today :)

Unsung Stories:

An elderly man approached me on a busy street in Buffalo, NY. He wanted to cross but noontime traffic was unforgiving even to the most surefooted pedestrian. 127 more words


Spring, Open

Winter is many nights gone in Kashmir and it seems to be the perfect time to lament about Harissa. After all, that is one of the two good things the winters bring. 1,219 more words


How to save money on your dry cleaning bill

Because the costs of dry cleaning have been in the news recently, I’m going to do a PSA post about how to not spend a zillion dollars getting your clothes clean.  130 more words


Conference: Stochastic calculus, Martingales, and Financial modeling

Stochastic calculus, Martingales, and Financial modeling 29 June – 6 July, 2014, Saint Petersburg, Russia

The Higher School of Economics and Steklov Mathematical Institute are pleased to announce the call for papers for conference “Stochastic calculus, Martingales, and Financial modeling”. 195 more words