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The French dervish takes on online transcendence

Published on: 02/13/2021 – 5:18 PMAmended: 02/13/2021 – 5:16 PM One of the few female Whirling Dervishes in the world, Rana Gorgani opened Sufism to a wider audience and is now making surprising spiritual connections on Zoom thanks to the pandemic. Franco-Iranian Gorgani, 37, viewed the whirlpool – a kind of “moving meditation” through which […]

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French cities take action as urban wild boar sightings skyrocket

Wild boars are increasingly widespread in urban areas of France, prompting local communities and residents to act to reduce their presence in city centers and near homes. According to figures from the National Federation of Hunters (FNC), France currently has around three million wild boars and more and more of them are venturing into urban […]