Architecture has the power to transform. A building can make us feel joy, or sadness, powerful or weak. Nowhere is this more true than in a church, a chapel, synagogue, Buddhist temple, or a mosque. For centuries, religion has sparked the design of some of the world’s most beautiful buildings. But what is that process? What built elements make a space sacred? Architect Susie Coliver says experiencing the design of a sacred space begins way before you step foot in a building.
On the July 27th edition of Your Call, we'll mark the 50th anniversary of this landmark government program by discussing its achievements and challenges.
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The 26th annual San Jose Jazz Summer Fest takes place Friday - Sunday, August 7 - 9. The event presents over 100 shows on 13 stages of jazz, funk, Latin, blues, R&B, New Orleans and world music. Featured artists include Tower of Power, Brian Culbertson, Eddie Palmieri, John Pizzarelli, Terri Lynn Carrington (with Ledisi), Javon Jackson, The Internet, Etienne Charles, JC Brooks, Glen David Andrews, Storm Large, Kamasi Washington and many others. Information at summerfest.sanjosejazz.org.
205th Day of 2015 160 RemainingAutumn Begins in 61 DaysSunrise:6:07Sunset:8:2514 Hours 18 MinutesMoon Rise:2:11pmMoon Set:12:37amPhase:56%Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pmFull Thunder Moon / Full Hay MoonJuly is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur. It was also often called the Full Thunder Moon, for the reason that thunderstorms are most frequent during this time. Another name for this month’s Moon was the...