Monk visits Guyana to establish yoga society

first_imgMonk Acharya Siddeshvaranana from the Ananda Marga Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) is visitingMonk Acharya SiddeshvarananaGuyana after five years to establish a centre for the Ananda Marga Yoga Society Guyana branch.Siddeshvaranana disclosed he was happy about the construction of a facility to accommodate members instead of having them use various locations to host their meetings. The NGO is focused mainly on yoga, meditation, chanting, mysticism and charity.Ananda Marga Yoga Society Guyana aims to help the Guyanese population through a variety of voluntary programmes. It plans to visit schools and educate students and teachers on the benefits of yoga and meditation.Siddeshvaranana has toured a number of other South American countries, including Paraguay, Uruguay and Brazil, lending his assistance to the people.“I just want to help people in this time where things are really heard and frustrating,” he told this newspaper. According to the Monk, “I am here watering seedlings while the land is fertile.”The Ananda Marga NGO disclosed that the goal was to make the world a better place, a prosperous one with opportunities for all, and to bring people upon a common platform of unity, love and multifaceted talents.It said meditation was tested at the Stanford University by Dr James Corby and was found to be one of the most powerful forces in time.“In many places of the world, people have enjoyed a multicultural, rich and diverse experience by incorporating Ananda Marga style of yoga in their own traditions,” the group noted.last_img read more

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GAA News: Malin triumph over Naomh Columba

first_imgMalin seniors beat Naomh Columba away in Glencolumbcille last Saturday evening on a scoreline of Naomh Columba 2-10 Malin 3-10 with Brendan McLaughlin getting two goals and Kieron McColgan with the other.The team and scorers were: Darragh McLaughlin, Michael McLaughlin, Conor Farren, Gary Farren, Kieron McColgan (1-00), Declan Walsh, Paul McLaughlin, Anthony Kelly (0-01), Adam Byrne, Dan McDaid (0-01), Matthew Byrne (0-04), Darren McLarkey (0-01), Brendan McLaughlin (2-03), Seamus Houghton and Stephen McLaughlin. Subs Danny McCarron for Dan McDaid. There was no reserve game.Next week sees the resumption of the Senior Championship, Malin opened their group with a victory of Sean MacCuimhaills and play Naomh Muire who also won their first game against Glenfin. This is a massive match and the club would urge as much support as possible for the team managed by Terence Coulhoun and Anthonny Kelly. The reserves lost out in their first game by three points. Michael Murphy Sports Donegal Senior Championship Fixture: Naomh Muire V Malin on Sunday 28 th of August in The Banks, Annagry at 3:00pm, reserves at 1:30pm. All Support welcome.LottoThere was no winner of this week’s jackpot of €750. The numbers drawn were 3-5- 7-1- 4-2- 6. The €50 winner was Regina Doherty, Middletown, Malin Head. Next week’s jackpot is €800. Pool RoomOur new pool room is now open every Saturday and Sunday evenings from 8:00pm to 11:00pm in the clubhouse for anyone looking to play a game of pool. Pool competitions will be run in the Autumn. Everyone welcome.CeiliThe club held a Ceili last Friday, well done to everyone who helped organising it and supplying the food on the night.Jiving LessonsJiving Lessons will re-commence in the Clubhouse on Monday 12th September from 9pm to 10pm for 6 weeks with Josie & Catriona. €5 per person. Everyone Welcome.Underage The minor girls have training every Monday at 8:00pm. All girls from aged 15 upwards and new members are welcome to attend.The minor boys are playing Fanad Gaels at home in Connolly Park on Tuesday 22 nd of August at 7.15 in the Championship.The under 13’s lost to Milford last Friday in Division 1.The under 12’s had a great day out in Croke Park last Tuesday, getting to play on the pitch, hopefully many of them will get back there again in the future. The under 11’s lost out to Carndonagh last Thursday and they play Moville on Tuesday this week.The under 10’s travelled to Buncrana last Saturday to compete in the Sean Masterson tournament. Both teams had a great day and were unlucky to lose at the semi-final stage.The club would like to say a big thanks to the Buncrana Club and to Elaine and Marty Coyle for the invitation. To top of a great day, the boys got to meet Michael Murphy who called in to say hello.ShopThe club shop is open every Saturday from 12.00 – 2.00 and Sunday from 11.20 – 2.00 or alternatively contact Susan Byrne on 9370638 or 0867832242 . The shop has a great range of stock in all sizes including coats, jackets, hoodies, tracksuits, socks, shorts, hats, new gear bags and much more club merchandise.Get Well SoonThe club would lish to wish Eamonn Doherty Edwards, former Malin player from the 50’s and 60’s, all the best in his recovery after his recent illness in Dublin hospital, he is now on the mend and we hope to see him back soon supporting Malin. The club would also like to wish Gerard Green a speedy recovery from his knee injury picked up in last week against Four Masters.GAA News: Malin triumph over Naomh Columba was last modified: August 22nd, 2016 by Elaine McCalligShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Malin GAANAOMH COLUMBANoteslast_img read more

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Celtics president Danny Ainge suffers mild heart attack

first_imgSuddenly favored “He received immediate medical attention and is expected to make a full recovery. He will return to Boston shortly,” the Celtics said in a statement.Ainge, who also suffered a mild heart attack in 2009, won two NBA titles with the Celtics as a player in 1984 and 1986, also playing for Sacramento, Portland and Phoenix in a 14-season NBA playing career as a guard.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsAinge, also a former baseball player with the Toronto Blue Jays, coached the Phoenix Suns for four seasons before resigning in 2000.He became an executive for the Celtics in 2003 and in 2008 was named the NBA Executive of the Year as the Celtics won the league title after Ainge engineered trades for Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen to join Paul Pierce. PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss View comments The team’s jump from 24-58 in 2006-07 to an NBA-best 66-16 the next season was the most dramatic one-year improvement in NBA history.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte FILE – General manager Danny Ainge of the Boston Celtics speaks with the media during Boston Celtics Media Day on September 26, 2016 in Waltham, Massachusetts. Tim Bradbury/Getty Images/AFPBoston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge has suffered a mild heart attack but is expected to make a full recovery, the NBA club announced Thursday.Ainge, 60, suffered the heart attack on Tuesday in Milwaukee, the same night the Celtics lost 123-102 to the Bucks to leave their Eastern Conference second-round best-of-seven playoff series level at 1-1 entering game three Friday at Boston.ADVERTISEMENT Philippine Arena Interchange inaugurated Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Ethel Booba twits Mocha over 2 toilets in one cubicle at SEA Games venue Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting LATEST STORIES Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. last_img read more

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