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Is dead or alive?

Zen story: Dead or Alive? 

The master Dogo and his disciple Zangen attending a funeral. They were preparing the altar, the candles, the incense on the coffin, when suddenly Zangen hit the coffin and asked the master: 266 more words

What Really Happened to the Mayans?

I’m not trying to cause trouble here. There are theories about what happened to the Mayans already. People have dedicated years of their lives to searching for the answers. 646 more words


12 Disasters

Title: 12 Disasters (Also known as: The 12 Disasters of Christmas)

Director: Steven R. Monroe

Writer: Sydney Roper, Rudy Thauberger

Starring: Magda Apanowicz, Ed Quinn, Roark Critchlow (Stupid name.) 389 more words


Mayan temples near and far

Flying over the vast Maya Biosphere Reserve and Tikal, a Mayan city dating back to 900 BC. The doorway photograph below is at the top of the temple on the right. 46 more words

Exploring Yucatan's Mayan Roots

The Yucatan peninsula is, as my hostel owner would call it, Peter Pan Land. With hundreds of cenotes, caves, underground rivers, and Mayan ruins, you needn’t look far for a great adventure. 1,700 more words


My Experiments with Truth -- or, how I repaired my house

Dr. M’s Problem

I recently approached the eminent historian Dr. M, to ask a history question. But she said she was too busy with a major problem. 724 more words

Funny Business

International Ambassador Encourages Students to Express Themselves With Mayan Glyphs

Milagros Reyes, a 13-year-old from Buck Lodge Middle School in Hyattsville, was fascinated when she learned about a “mini version” of Pompeii in El Salvador. … 647 more words

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