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Transverse shuttle cover stitch - a project begins

Cover stitch is an extension of two-thread chain stitch where the top thread lies flat like in a lockstitch, but the bottom thread is looped around it with a special looper akin overlocker loopers. 527 more words

Sewing Machines

Update: Haldir's Elf With Spear

So, I made only a little progress painting last night, but I made a change to one model that has made an incredible difference.

Previously, I had mentioned having a second Haldir’s Elf Banner bearer that I wanted to convert into a spear carrier. 411 more words


The Only Possible Solution For Middle East Peace

Religion has been the absolute and uncircumventable core of the conflict over Har ha-Bayit since even before the Muslims first arrived here with their displacement theology religion at the tail-end of the 7th century C.E. 556 more words


A Formula That Works: Win. Build. Send.

The Catholic Diocese of Arlington has an active, vibrant ministry to serve young adults. What ‘moves the needle’ to attract them to the faith, then keeps engaged at this key time in their lives? 827 more words



Mahatma Gandhi had strong views on religious conversion. He believed all religions were equal and therefore the need to switch from one to other religion was seldom justified, especially in the then prevailing Indian scenario, where he believed the Christian missionaries were indulging in proselytizing in the name of humanitarian aid. 1,388 more words


Supreme Court goes after ‘love jihad’, sparks fears of overreach

Top court names former judge to oversee NIA probe into Kerala marriage, triggers worries about reasoning and ramifications.

Apurva Vishwanath

The “love jihad” case from Kerala which has reached the Supreme Court got a fresh twist Wednesday with the apex court naming a former judge to oversee the country’s top anti-terrorism investigative agency, which has been tasked to probe whether the marriage of a couple from the state is a threat to national security. 777 more words