Archive for the ‘Manhattan’ Category
This broadcast of the Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir & Chamber Orchestra honors the men & women killed or injured in the Metro North derailment. Donna Smith, a volunteer fire chaplain, was on her way to hear The Messiah. Jim Lovell was on his way to help with setting up the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center. Also killed was Kisook Ahn, a nurse, and James M. Ferrari. More than 60 were injured.
If you want to give a quirky, intriguing present to people who love urban sleuthing, this is it.
1776 feet into glory! 1 World Trade Center mobile photo from Kosciuszko Bridge.
A video recap of the 285 religious sites on the Lower East Side
The Hudson River was marked off as divine, the streets were paved with holiness and its walkers were empowered by sacred energy.
Eddie Stern created the Broome Street Ganesha Temple inside his yoga center in 2001.
Pastor Richard Del Rio runs as a political outsider but a community insider
Many spas combine physical renewal & an Eastern or New Age spirituality. Soluna Holitic Spa also draws upon Puerto Rican & African spiritualities.
Arturo Vega handled the artwork, lighting, and publicity for the Ramones, who are often called the first punk band.