Archive for February 26th, 2014

  • StevenMa

    The Gift of Learning: Steven Ma

    Some success stories are the results of Tiger moms, while other take a different path.  Let’s meet an immigrant kid who’s parents didn’t demand straight A’s in school, moved from school to school growing up, and was once called the “stupidest kid” by his 9th grade […]

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  • HungryGames

    Dumpling Wars 2: The Hungry Games

      “… and so it was decreed that, each year, the various districts would offer up in tribute their best recipe to cook to the death in a pageant of honor, courage, and umami.” Calling all amateur chefs! Kearny Street Workshop is now recruiting teams […]

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  • Mandala

    ENTER THE MANDALA: COSMIC CENTERS AND MENTAL MAPS OF HIMALAYAN BUDDHISM

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Mandalas are geometric maps of Himalayan Buddhist visionary worlds, created by and for practitioners of Vajrayana Buddhism (“Lightning Vehicle” Buddhism), a system of meditation that is profoundly dependent on art and artists. Minutely detailed and saturated with philosophical meaning, these mandalas […]

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