#Brazil’s president criticizes DiCaprio over Amazon fires
The #criticism of #DiCaprio and environmental activists follows a #police #raid at the headquarters of two nonprofit groups in the Amazonian state of #Para earlier this week. Local police also arrested four volunteer #firefighters and say they are investigating them for allegedly igniting fires to obtain funding from sympathetic donors.
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Massive fires raged at the campus of Hong Kong Polytech University, where anti-government protesters have holed up, pelting petrol bombs and fearing an imminent riot police raid amid clashes with authorities.
#Krittika #nakshatra and #Agni There are different types of #fire in #nature. There is the fire of passion, which awakens a burning, irritating sensation within us, a temporary lack of fulfillment. There is the creative fire, which utilises its warmth to bring something new into life. There is the fire of hunger, that wants to consume. And then, there is the fire of self-knowledge, which dispells all the darkness of ignorance and transforms us in its heat. Agni symbolises all the manifestations of fire #element in our inner and outer universe, rajasic, tamasic and sattwic. As rajasic fire, he gives us the power to create and awakens within us ambition and sense of will power. As tamasic fire, he awakens desires within us and the need to consume. As sattwic fire, he wants to refine us in the flames of knowledge and transform us, so the light of the soul can shine more through us.
At least 13 were killed and dozens injured in #Kyoto, #Japan as a result of #arson at a three-story building that houses a famed #animation #studio. The suspect was detained by #police. A 41-year-old man allegedly poured a flammable liquid inside the #KyotoAnimation Studio HQ before setting it on fire. The suspect was also injured in the incident, and was taken to hospital. No details were provided about his identity.
Some witnesses heard the suspect screaming ‘Die!’ as he was setting the building on #fire, according to police.
The incident occurred around 10:30am local time (1:30 am GMT). Videos and photos of the incident show a thick pillar of white smoke billowing from the badly scorched building, while raging fire can be seen devouring it from…
I was laying in bed one night and I thought ‘I’ll just quit— to hell with it.’ And another little voice inside me said ‘Don’t quit— save that tiny little ember of spark.’ And never give them that spark because as long as you have that spark, you can start the greatest fire again.
Charles Bukowski - Poet - Charles Bukowski began writing poetry at the age of thirty-five, and his poems often feature a depraved metropolitan environment, downtrodden members of American society, direct language, violence, and sexual imagery.