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Sri Lanka allows pilgrims at Catholic shrine

MADHU, Sri Lanka -- Sri Lanka has lifted a blockade on the island's holiest Roman Catholic shrine...Tamil Tiger rebels. But while thousands gathered in northwestern Sri Lanka for the annual feast of Our Lady of Madhu, the nearby villages stood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/15/rel_544468.shtml
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Nun's story latest shot in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka -- Surrounded by dirty urchins in a slum...slum is not Calcutta, but a set built in Sri Lanka's capital for the shooting of a two-hour...Teresa takes place. Since the 1950s, Sri Lanka has been a destination for filmmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/25/ent_213525.shtml
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Nun's story latest shot in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka -- Surrounded by dirty urchins in a slum...slum is not Calcutta, but a set built in Sri Lanka's capital for the shooting of a two-hour...Teresa takes place. Since the 1950s, Sri Lanka has been a destination for filmmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/24/ent_213464.shtml
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Death toll rises from Asia quake, tsunami

...weeping, tried to board planes. Sri Lanka said more than 10,000 people were...island's popular Patong beach. Sri Lanka and Indonesia said at least 1 million...survivors as air force helicopters in Sri Lanka and India rushed food and medicine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/28/wor_438396.shtml
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Hindu encyclopedia is complete

...script of their original languages. She said they included authors who wrote in Tamil ? spoken in southern India, Sri Lanka and Singapore ? or Bengali ? spoken in other regions of India and Bangladesh.The articles had to be typed and translated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-08-30/hindu-encyclopedia-compl
Fear of ghosts torments tsunami survivors

...and no one around. Villagers in Sri Lanka hear cries for help from the ocean...Indonesians uses only one name. In eastern Sri Lanka, villagers in Kalmunai report still...of the 31,000 people who died in Sri Lanka lived in the Ampara region, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/18/liv_440232.shtml
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American holiday traditions surprise exchange students

...while shopping in the mall. In her hometown of Kandy, Sri Lanka, the Christmas decorations aren't out until the first...the Christian holiday in their home countries -- even Sri Lanka, where 70 percent of people are Buddhists.After some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2010-12-04/american-holiday-traditions-surpris
Life | Holidays
SC group seeks 20,000 bra donations

...donating bras are asked to donate a dollar so the bras can be shipped to such places as Fiji, Kenya, the Philippines and Sri Lanka. Not One More's president Linda Snelling says in some third world countries bras are so expensive they are sold on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-19/sc-group-seeks-20000-bra-dona
Where will we draw line on terrorism?

...Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States, and a bunch of other smaller countries. There are those who want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/22/let_113347.shtml
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Faiths honor victims in Asia

...Muslims in Indonesia and Buddhists in Sri Lanka. Following catastrophe, the American...a traditional Buddhist funeral in Sri Lanka, a monk would stand before the body...the kind of Buddhism practiced in Sri Lanka - Theravada - is for the soul to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/08/rel_439396.shtml
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