Saturday, September 26, 2015

Farewell Pope Francis

Saturday September 26, 2015 -- 8:44 AM EDT -- (Numerology ...

The helicopter "The Osprey" - half-plane half-helicopter - carrying the Pope - just flew over the Verrazano Bridge on its way to JFK Airport. CNN reports the pope is taking an aerial tour of the city. His helicopter was accompanied by several helicopters with white tops. I quickly captured this picture. The 78 year old pope looks tired but he'll keep the energies going this weekend on the last "leg" of his tour (he has sciatica). He is living his mission. The Pope is now on his way to Philadelphia. Schedule

September 26, 2015

2015 Global Citizen Festival in Central Park

The star-studded event will pack a punch this weekend with a goal to end extreme poverty by 2030. The free-ticketed show which will be headlined by Beyonce, Pearl Jam, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay, celebrates the leaders, activists and advocates among us who took matters into their own hands to be part of the solution.

September 27, 2015

Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

  Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival   Google Videos

The Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival.

September 27-October 4, 2015

Sukkot, Feast of Booths and Tabernacles

The sukkah is intended as a reminiscence of the type of fragile dwellings in which the Israelites lived during their 40 years of travel in the desert after the Exodus from slavery in Egypt. Throughout the holiday meals are eaten inside the sukkah and many sleep there as well.

September 27-28, 2015

Full Moon 4° Aries - Total Lunar Eclipse - Red Blood Moon - Supermoon

  Total Eclipse of the Moon

  Rare supermoon eclipse comes Sunday   CNN - September 25, 2015

Spacecraft to Dash Through Supermoon Eclipse Shadow  
Discovery - September 25, 2015