Devotees with lit oil lamps perform religious rituals during the Swasthani Brata Katha festival at #Thecho in #Lalitpur, #Nepal. (REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 4 – 10 February

Justice is merely incidental to law and order. J. Edgar Hoover

Chefs assemble at the #Bellini theatre for a celebration of the culture of food and wine, in #Catania, #Italy. (Fabrizio Villa / Getty Images)
International POW

International POW: 2 – 8 April

Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer. – Mark Twain

Devotees offer prayers before taking a holy bath in the Bagmati river at the Pashupatinath temple during the Swasthani Brata Katha festival, in Kathmandu, Nepal. (Navesh Chitrakar / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 16 – 22 January

A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment. – Jane Austen.

International POW

International POW: 16 – 22 February

Our task must be to free ourselves… by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and it’s

International POW

International POW: 9 – 15 February

There is a terrible hunger for love. We all experience that in our lives — the pain, the loneliness. We must have the courage to

International POW

International POW: 3 – 9 November

Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity. ― Voltaire.

International POW

International POW: 29 September – 5 October

Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists. ― Franklin D. Roosevelt

International POW

International POW: 15 – 21 September

Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it. — C.

International POW

International POW: 4 – 10 August

Poetry can be dangerous, especially beautiful poetry, because it gives the illusion of having had the experience without actually going through it. – Rumi

International POW

International POW: 12 – 18 May

Don’t be intimidated by other people’s opinions. Only mediocrity is sure of itself, so take risks and do what you really want to do. – Paulo