Archive for May 29th, 2011

May 29th, 2011 - 10:55 pm § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations: India Woos Sri Lanka With Buddha’s Bones

fromĀ  Vishal Arora Religion News Service NEW DELHI (RNS) India plans to lend rare fragments of the Buddha’s bones to Sri Lanka for the 2,600th anniversary of Buddha’s Enlightenment in May, and some see it as part of India’s strategy to gain a regional edge over neighboring China. [...]

May 29th, 2011 - 8:09 am § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations: Iran arrests Bahais for heresy

from Egypt News: Monday 23 May 2011 : 10:40 PM Iran has arrested a “number” of Bahais for running an “online Bahai university” aimed at propagating their faith, the government-run Iran newspaper reported on Monday. ……The Iran newspaper report added that, “th[...]

May 29th, 2011 - 6:44 am § in Misc.


Decapitated Head Of St. Vitalis, Patron Saint Of Genital Disease, To Be Sold At Auction The decapitated head of St. Vitalis of Assisi, the patron saint of genital diseases, will be auctioned off on May 29 and could net as much as $1700 U.S.[...]