Massachusetts monks brewing beer like European brothers

...all, for nearly 60 years the monks in Spencer, Mass., had been...when St. Joseph's sent two monks on a fact-finding"Keeley and another monk from St. Joseph's packed...Trappist beer.The European monks weren't the only ones who...
November First Friday: Art walk features monks, disguise, L-shapes, torn paper

...spiraling, repeating patterns. Most of the pictures are from the last year, starting with the November 2004 visit by the monks of the Drepung Loseling Monastery. "It's just an odd mix of things that have surfaced as I've been going through photographs...
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Russian monk stops in Kodiak

KODIAK - A high-order Russian monk stopped in Kodiak while on a pilgrimage that retraces the steps of St. Innocent, the first Russian Orthodox Bishop of Alaska...
Juneau Empire Online Preview: Singin' in the solstice 6/18/98

...RILEY WOODFORD The haunting chants created by 13th century monks, the ring of the harpsichord and exuberant, inventive people from the popular ``Chant'' albums recorded by monks in the mid 1990s. The music, ``Dominator Domine,'' from...
Kenai Peninsula College professor travels to Bhutan

...on radios while planting the rice paddies; in the backs of 16th-century monasteries, teenage monks lean over cell phones and dodge an older monk's swinging prayer beads as he reminds them to continue chanting Buddhist mantras.The country...
Mystical Traditions

...toward comprehending the Tibetan monks who will come to Juneau for...choreographed." These are real monks, part of the Drepung Loseling...public show," said Bhutanese monk Shedrup Gyaltsen, a former...that are still taught by senior monks." Drepung Losel-ing monks...
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Tibetan monk to speak on his experiences in prison camps

Tibetan monk Palden Gyatso spent 33 years in and out...his lecture at UAS. Gyatso, who became a monk at age 10, said his will to survive the...In his 1997 "Autobiography of a Tibetan Monk," Gyatso illustrated the brutality that...
Tibetan monk tells his story

...occupation of Tibet. Ordained as a monk at age 10, imprisoned when...and imprisoning thousands of monks. Gyatso was jailed in March 1959 after leading an army of 100 monks in defense of the Norbulingka...The Autobiography of a Tibetan Monk," he still has difficulty...
Creator of 'Inspector Monk' to speak in Juneau

...more than 30 mysteries set in Victorian England. She's created two separate series of books, "Thomas Pitt" and "Inspector Monk" mysteries. Perry will be in Juneau and Hoonah next week, answering questions, talking about her work and signing books...
The Indie Bestseller List

HARDCOVER FICTION1. "The Goldfinch," by Donna Tartt2. "The Invention of Wings," by Sue Monk Kidd3. "Words of Radiance," by Brandon Sanderson4. "Bark," by Lorrie Moore5. "Still Life With Bread Crumbs," by Anna...


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