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Temple of Israel in Wilmington in need of urgent repairs, asking for community help

WILMINGTON, North Carolina (WECT) – The Temple of Israel at 4th and Market Streets needs urgent repair, and the community urged to help raise the $ 500,000 needed to restore the nearly 150-year-old shrine . The Temple of Israel is the oldest Jewish place of worship in continuous use in the state of North Carolina […]

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Rutgers set to keep top assistant as Temple coach search comes to an end

Rutgers signed one of his best recruiting classes on Wednesday. He also seems to have retained one of the architects of the announced group. Temple is in “advanced negotiations” to hire Texas associate head coach Stan Drayton as the next head coach, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer. The report comes after Rutgers cornerback coach Fran […]

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Kashi Vishwanath Dham: PM Narendra Modi’s Vision on Baba Vishwanath Temple Realized | Varanasi News

VARANASI: The launch of the Kashi Vishwanath Dham Corridor Project is the fulfillment of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for Lord Shiva’s abode. Its connection with the temple and Varanasi goes back a long way. The connection began long before he became prime minister and started representing Varanasi in parliament. Modi was a regular visitor […]

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Cabo’s new Jewish center has temple-like architecture

Ten years in the making, Shluchim Rabbi Benny and Sonia Hershcovich organized the inauguration of the Jewish Center of Cabo in the Mexican seaside resort. The “temple-like” architecture is inspired by the ancient synagogues of Europe. Full story, photos, video By Yoni Brown, Loubavitch.com A majestic white dome sparkles at the tip of the Baja […]

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The modern era temple builder

The Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi. Highlights Nehru’s aversion to temple reconstruction was well known Despite its opposition, India has embarked on the reconstruction and renovation of the Somnath temple. At the time of his inauguration, Nehru even attempted to prevent Dr Rajendra Prasad from going “न मैं यहाँ आया हूँ न यहाँ लाया गया […]

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Contemporary Hindu temple to celebrate spirit of Dubai

Prayer ceremonies will be held in January and throughout the summer to bless the Hindu temple under construction in the Jebel Ali district of Dubai. The prayers are aimed at purifying the shrine and preparing it before the official opening in September next year. New kalashas – brass fittings that will cover the domes – […]

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New hallway, more room to breathe – how the Puri Jagannath temple is revamping for the time

The temple of Puri Jagannath | Photo: Manisha World | The imprint Text size: A- A + Puri, Odisha: Facing the temple of Jagannath, with his hands raised above his head in obedience, a young devotee, Ankit, sings, “Jai Jagannath”. He’s late for his train, but just had to have a darshan of Lord Jagannath, […]

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Minecraft Redditor builds an ancestral temple in the game

Recently on the subreddit for Imaginary Cityscapes, a Minecraft Redditor known as AND3R5 decided to use the aesthetic tools of the block building set and create an oriental-style ancestral shrine against the backdrop of a cityscape. massive. According to the Redditor, they used a shader pack that used traced shaders to give ordinary coloring blocks […]

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Take a free bus tour of the amazing Underground Temple of Disaster Prevention in Saitama

If you’ve seen Tokyo’s most famous tourist attractions before, you’ll want to set your sights on some of the more remote places in and around the capital. One of these places is the other world Underground discharge channel outside the metropolitan area in Kasukabe, Saitama prefecture. Affectionately known as the Underground Temple of Disaster Prevention, […]

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Pittsburgh temple, site of worst anti-Semitic attack in U.S. history, to be rebuilt – KIRO 7 news Seattle

Pittsburgh – The Tree of Life / Or The Simcha The congregation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania received a state grant to rebuild the synagogue, which was the site of the worst anti-Semitic attack in U.S. history. >> Read more trending news The $ 6.6 million grant will help rebuild the synagogue site into a new place […]

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Exclusive: Kashi Vishwanath temple gets a makeover

Between the endless pyres marking the end of mortal frailties and the embrace of a creator transcending all ends and beginnings, there is a path that connects the spiritual and the temporal. This is the corridor of the Kashi Vishwanath temple, the most visible manifestation of the Kashi Vishwanath Dham project initiated in 2018. The […]

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LDS church should spare historic Provo temple

It makes no sense to tear down the “space age” temple and replace it with a traditional temple. (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) The present temple in Provo, left, and a rendering of the reconstruction. | Dec 2 2021, 8:00 p.m. Over the past decade, several temples in The Church of Jesus […]

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The best and worst models of Latter-day Saint temples

Prominent architect Allen Roberts, who worked on many of the faith’s holiest buildings, discusses these “houses of the Lord” following the overhaul of the Provo Temple. (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) The Cardston, Alberta Temple is one of architect Allen Roberts’ favorite temples. | Dec 1 2021, 8:22 p.m. | Update: 9:43 […]

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Preserving mid-century design for Provo temple, petitions urge Latter-day Saint leaders

“Abstract construction” helps broaden the religious experience of members, says the advocate of the current appearance of the space age. (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) The current Provo temple, left, and a rendering of the planned reconstruction. | Dec 1 2021, 2:05 p.m. After seeing plans to remake the Provo Temple, hundreds […]

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Look inside the Temple of the South mansion, prosecutors say it was renovated with embezzled money

The historic Walter C. Lyne House was built in 1898 and extensively renovated following the move in by lawyer Calvin Curtis. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Real estate attorney Calvin Curtis, who pleaded guilty to federal wire fraud and money laundering charges earlier this month, will have to hand over his home and […]