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Izz Ibn Abdussalam

Al-`Izz Ibn `Abdus-Salaam, may Allah have mercy on him, was one of the most famous characters of the seventh Hijri century (13th century. AD). He was a learned scholar with deep knowledge of Islamic sciences such as Jurisprudence and Prophetic narrations. 1,598 more words

Gilgit, Buddha Shakyamuni (2)

Whereas the cold god and pigments on the face and the blue pigment on the hair indicate that it was worshipped in Tibet, this sculpture has several features associated with sculptures made in Gilgit such as the facial features, the five-leaf crown made of overlapping triangular panels, the long wavy ribbons, the floral earrings, the row of pearls, all identical to those on an 8th century Gilgit Shakyamuni in the Asian Society collection (labelled Vairochana on Himalayan Art Resources) and another in a private collection, both published in previous posts. 45 more words

Buddhist Sculpture

"This Is the Night!" Easter Eve Eucharistic Prayer

The Lord be with you.
And also with you.

Lift up your hearts.
We lift them up to the Lord.

Let us give thanks to the Lord our God. 281 more words

Christian Prayer


Today, O good Jesus,
you did not hide your face from shame and spitting for us.

Today, Jesus our Redeemer,
you were mocked,
mocked by unbelievers, 90 more words

Christian Prayer

So Loving, Yet Hated

O God,
Son of God,
so loving, yet hated,
so patient, yet assaulted to death,
you showed yourself gentle and merciful
even to your persecutors. 41 more words

Christian Prayer

Scientists accurately model the action of aerosols on clouds

Nagoya University
Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute The University of Tokyo
kyushu University
National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
National Research and Development Agency… 514 more words


Scientists accurately model the action of aerosols on clouds

Global climate is a tremendously complex phenomenon, and researchers are making painstaking progress, year by year, to try to develop ever more accurate models. Now, an international group including researchers from the Advanced Institute for Computational Science (AICS) in… 453 more words