User talk:Kalki

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I am most active at the english Wikiquote project, where I have been a primary contributor since 2003. Here is a link to my talk page there. ~ Kalki 10:37, 24 November 2005 (UTC) + tweak Kalki·· 13:07, 8 March 2013 (UTC)

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Comet Lovejoy![edit]

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I do not usually give such notices to others, but I would recommend that all who can make some efforts to go out and SEEK and FIND Comet Lovejoy in coming days! It is a VERY fortuitous event, to be ABLE to see it NOW, and it should be visible to many for much of the rest of the month, especially if you have binoculars available, and as nights become darker as the moon wanes toward the new moon on the 20th; those of you in cities where lights obscure the sky might wish to go outside of them with binoculars around this time, if possible. There is a synchronicity of various EVENTS which have just recently occurred and are occurring even now, and which I expect to occur in coming days and months, not "caused" by that, and not "causing" it, in any physical ways at all, but which have generated MUCH Love and much JOY in my heart of hearts, and I can barely contain or stifle my joys much longer, and my faith and hope and charitable love of ALL! Absurdist Universalist Mystics and advocates of Humanist Unity within and beyond all sectarian or secular forms of faith are often prone to much sorrow at the ignorance and confusion of many people about many things, but that permits and impels them to take much joy in other things not discernble to most others, and SUCH are such things as ARE occurring NOW. So it goes Blessings. ~ Kalki·· 09:26, 10 January 2015 (UTC) + tweaks

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You're still shimmering and leading me on…

Firefly that's what you are
Burning for me in my darkest hour
"Light breaks where no sun shines"
So shine for me tonight — firefly.

Greta Gaines & Dylan Thomas
Full song at YouTube · Live Performance

Fireflies, stars, comets and meteors all provide illuminating events in their own peculiar ways, and have often fascinated me since childhood. Of course with the naked eye or even with binoculars Lovejoy won't look as impressive as in some of the many photographs available, nor be as bright as some other comets which have been around in recent years, but still it is relatively easy to locate and see with binoculars. These are two of the better articles I have found on locating it and viewing it in the coming days:

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Magog the Ogre (talk) (contribs) 01:33, 6 February 2015 (UTC)

I have now updated the file and the sourcing. As I did not know the source of the image used by User:Nirmalvg in replacing the depiction in Religion collage (large).jpg of a buffalo sacrifice with more general Hindu celebration, I replaced that with File:(1) Puja by a woman at sunset, Rishikesh Haridwar India.jpg for depicting a more general practice of Hinduism. ~ Kalki·· 15:18, 6 February 2015 (UTC)