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5 places for prayer around the church area.

  1. St. Jacob church is the main place for prayer in Medjugorje. There are daily masses on english, german, italian, polish, french and spanish, also all the masses are simultaneously translated on many more world languages. 
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Olive Oatman

On their way to California, the pilgrim Oatman family were attacked by Yavapai Indians. Mother, father and 4 children were killed, one son escaped and two daughters were kidnapped. 76 more words


Haj quota for pilgrims from Singapore to increase to 800 this year: Yaacob Ibrahim

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – The number of haj places for pilgrims from Singapore will be increased to 800 this year, Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs Yaacob Ibrahim said on Friday (Feb 17). 174 more words

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Mountain Metaphor

Riders on the storm. Into this house we’re born. Into this world we’re thrown. Like a dog without a bone. An actor out alone… – The Doors… 859 more words

Donkey Love

My hand is shaking slightly, which is troublesome, because so is the tiny chair I have pinched in between my thumb and forefinger. I’m trying to make the seat big enough for a fairy king’s bottom to fit, without splitting the bark with the tip of my Swiss army knife. 664 more words


Carpe Diem #1151 Shikoku Island

Carpe Diem #1151 Shikoku Island

This month at Carpe Diem I’m exploring the “Motherland” of haiku, Japan.

Today we are taking a look at Shikoku Island… 264 more words


The Invitation

At this time we are in the process of getting things formalized for inviting tour groups to come to Kagawa to experience the incredible Shikoku Pilgrimage. 528 more words

Pilgrimage In Shikoku