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On Principalities By John Cassian
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The spiritual traditions of Cassian had an immeasurable effect on Western Europe. Many different western spiritualities, from that of Saint Benedict to that of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, owe their... More > basic ideas to Cassian. In particular, the Institutes had a direct influence on organization of monasteries described in the Rule of St. Benedict; Benedict also recommended that ordered selections of the Conferences be read to monks under his Rule. Moreover, the monastic institutions Cassian inspired kept learning and culture alive during the Early Middle Ages, and were often the only institutions that cared for the sick and poor. His works are excerpted in the Philokalia (Greek for "love of the beautiful"), the Eastern Orthodox compendium on mystical Christian prayer.< Less
Folkloric Amazonian Festivals By Leonide Principe
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This calendar is a series of festivities in the Amazon, Brazil. Parintins is the home of the biggest and most impressive of all festivals. It is an incredible musical and theatrical experience, a... More > religious procession, a tribal ritual, a giant puppet show, a fairy tale of powerful villains and brave heroes, a folk art presentation, a major party for the audience and an energizing choreography of the galera (gah-le-rah), all at once. The characters in the performance come from the Boi Bumbá tale. There are two teams called Bois (plural of Boi). Each one tells the same story in all three night of the festival, amounting to 6 different performances of the same show. But every night is different because legends, rituals, dances, puppets, garments, alegorias, they all change and create the show anew.< Less
Parintins Folkloric Festival By Leonide Principe
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Parintins is a little city on the border of Amazon river and is the home of the biggest and most impressive of all festivals. It is an incredible musical and theatrical experience, a religious... More > procession, a tribal ritual, a giant puppet show, a fairy tale of powerful villains and brave heroes, a folk art presentation, a major party for the audience and an energizing choreography of the galera (gah-le-rah), all at once. The characters in the performance come from the Boi Bumbá tale. There are two teams called Bois (plural of Boi). Each one tells the same story in all three night[s] of the festival, amounting to 6 different performances of the same show. But every night is different because legends, rituals, dances, puppets, garments, alegorias, they all change and create the show anew.< Less
Principals for the day By Charles Thrush
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The Principal of the Thing By Michael Dayne
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If you’ve been looking for a little adventure chances are you’ve been looking in all the wrong places. Not so far from home, just down the street, that’s where the action is; there... More > at the high school where you went to school and across the way at places like Slippery Moss where I worked over the years as a high school teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal and the district’s acting superintendent. That’s where the student “who never was” walked the halls, where that bridge disappeared overnight, and those two bombs were delivered to my office on my last day in the district. Teenagers everywhere you looked. Now it just doesn’t get more exciting or scarier than that. Just beware. There may be a prank or two along the way. Teenagers aren’t the only ones that can be a little unpredictable at times. Here in The Principal of the Thing, in the small town of Slippery Moss, are just a few of their stories.< Less
The Principal of the Thing By Michael Dayne
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If you’ve been looking for a little adventure chances are you’ve been looking in all the wrong places. Not so far from home, just down the street, that’s where the action is; there... More > at the high school where you went to school and across the way at places like Slippery Moss where I worked over the years as a high school teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal and the district’s acting superintendent. That’s where the student “who never was” walked the halls, where that bridge disappeared overnight, and those two bombs were delivered to my office on my last day in the district. Teenagers everywhere you looked. Now it just doesn’t get more exciting or scarier than that. Just beware. There may be a prank or two along the way. Teenagers aren’t the only ones that can be a little unpredictable at times. Here in The Principal of the Thing, in the small town of Slippery Moss, are just a few of their stories.< Less
The Principal of the Thing By Michael Dayne
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If you’ve been looking for a little adventure chances are you’ve been looking in all the wrong places. Not so far from home, just down the street, that’s where the action is; there... More > at the high school where you went to school and across the way at places like Slippery Moss where I worked over the years as a high school teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal and the district’s acting superintendent. That’s where the student “who never was” walked the halls, where that bridge disappeared overnight, and those two bombs were delivered to my office on my last day in the district. Teenagers everywhere you looked. Now it just doesn’t get more exciting or scarier than that. Just beware. There may be a prank or two along the way. Teenagers aren’t the only ones that can be a little unpredictable at times. Here in The Principal of the Thing, in the small town of Slippery Moss, are just a few of their stories.< Less
Dear Principal By Tony Tipton
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Dear Principal is a collection of letters to a school administrator over the course of many years. The letters outline actual day to day situations that face school principals. One administrator's... More > decision making processes are outlined as he handles complex school related issues and balances fragile relationships while meeting student needs. How would you handle these letters to the principal?< Less
The Principal Thing By Christopher Ibeh
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The Principal Thing elucidates the need for 'applied wisdom', without which man may battle ceaseless with retardation in life. It links knowledge, understanding, wisdom and applied wisdom and... More > demonstrates how man can also be pregnant, giving birth to witty inventions, and fulfilling his purpose. The book provides appropriate answers to pertinent questions about life such as: how did I come into existence? What is my purpose of existence? Was man designed to rule man? Can any man solve all the problems of his nation? When will terror end? Why is democracy failing and the need for a modified democracy? Why Africa has remained underdeveloped and how Africa can live its purpose? Why and when will we have BREXIT leading to GEEXIT, FREXIT, and GREXIT etc? And how can man and every nation fulfill her purpose of existence. It is a guide to a fulfilled living for every man and nation.< Less
Principal Doctrines By Epicurus
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Epicurus posited a materialistic physics, in which pleasure, by which he meant freedom from pain, is the highest good. Serenity, the harmony of mind and body, is best achieved, through virtue and... More > simple living. In addition to the Principal Doctrines, included here is the essay Epicureanism by William De Witt Hyd and an Epicurus biography by Charles Bradlaugh.< Less