How do you build a sacred space? | Siamak Hariri
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How do you build a sacred space? | Siamak Hariri

The school of architecture that I studied at some 30 years ago happened to be across the street from the wonderful art gallery designed by the great architect Louis Kahn. I love the building, and I used to visit it quite often. One day, I saw the security guard run …

The design of the universe | George Smoot
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The design of the universe | George Smoot

I thought I would think about changing your perspective on the world a bit, and showing you some of the designs that we have in nature. And so, I have my first slide to talk about the dawning of the universe and what I call the cosmic scene investigation, that …

The Philosophy of Dark Souls
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The Philosophy of Dark Souls

Dark Souls is like any great piece of art. Anyone can see at a glance how polished it is. However, with time, engagement and effort, it yields itself as a remarkably complex work. It is something you learn to love slowly. Dark Souls does not need to tout its wares, …

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman & Designer | Met Exhibitions
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Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman & Designer | Met Exhibitions

For me, it’s a dream come true to do this exhibition. The attempt is to widen the conversation about Michelangelo. It’s an extraordinary opportunity to see many works from 53 different museums and collections that are never seen together, to see Michelangelo in many guises as he uses drawing as …

H&K “Gun Jesus” Poster
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H&K “Gun Jesus” Poster

All right So as a whole bunch of you guys have clearly already seen yesterday H&K came out on their social media their array of social media channels with what I have to admit is an extremely cool memed out image of Gun Jesus of me with an HK416 in …

Evolution vs. God
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Evolution vs. God

♪♪♪ ♪♪♪ (Ray Comfort) You’re an atheist? I am definitely an atheist, yes. (Ray Comfort) Why are you an atheist? Why am I an atheist? Because there is no God. Atheism assumes that you can disprove the existence of a God. Agnostic is a more correct term, but I’m an …

15 Design Masterpieces from the Mind of Antoni Gaudi
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15 Design Masterpieces from the Mind of Antoni Gaudi

Barcelona is not only the home of great art, great food, and great football it is also the city in which famous architect Antoni Gaudi plied his trade and are still regarded as some of the very best in the world today. I’m Glen and here are 15 astounding architectural …

Mystic,Master,Avatar & God
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Mystic,Master,Avatar & God

I welcome you all with my love and respects. Today – an important celebration, Ashramites day. 11 yrs before on the same day 2001, Ma Nithya Sadhananda, first ashramite came and started staying with me. In half an hour late, Sri Nithya Sadhananda (Ayya) also came. So the first ashramites …

Happiness by design | Ellen Petry Leanse | TEDxBerkeley
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Happiness by design | Ellen Petry Leanse | TEDxBerkeley

Translator: Ana Priscilla Lima Ferreira Reviewer: Ivana Korom In a little shop, in the heart of Silicon Valley, I found something I’ve been looking for, for a very long time. It started with a whisper: “Thank you for being so polite”, the young cashier said as she handed me my …

How to Design and improve a church sign kiwiconnexion practical theology
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How to Design and improve a church sign kiwiconnexion practical theology

Recently I asked graphic designer Robert Williams, INTJ designer, to improve our church signage. It was a complex task involving both English and Korean languages, as well as having to think inside the box because of city council bylaws restricting dimensions and placement. The result was particularly pleasing for both …