Sacred Journeys: Shikoku VIDEO
Sacred Journeys explores the Japanese island of Shikoku, birthplace of the most revered figure in Japanese Buddhism, the monk and teacher Kobo-Daishi. For hundreds of years, a 750-mile pilgrimage route has circled this mountainous island, connecting 88 separate temples and shrines that claim connection to Daishi, also known as the Great Master.
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW has more appraisals than ever to share from the eight cities it visited during its newly expanded Season 18 tour. The first hour of “Junk in the Trunk 4” is an all new episode with appraisals from ROADSHOW’s 2014 season, including a Steiff Pushmi-Pullyu Doctor Dolittle character, ca. 1967, acquired at a PBS ...Continue Reading
KANSAS CITY, MO – Tuesday, December 16, 2014 – KCPT’s Nick Haines will moderate a live, town-hall discussion with local experts and audience members around the documentary “Consider the Conversation” Thursday night at 8pm. Consider the Conversation: Stories about Cure, Relief, and Comfort explores the effect of American medicine’s success on the patient/doctor relationship and ...Continue Reading
Join Chef Vivian Howard for a taste of the holidays as she serves up the best of her Southern cooking heritage and the Chanukah traditions her husband Ben grew up with. From a simple corned ham to an upscale oyster dressing, from humble Hoppin’ John to an elegant red velvet cake, sample one of the ...Continue Reading
A business-led group based in Kansas City, Mo., is leading an effort to quadruple Missouri’s lowest-in-the-nation cigarette tax and direct the proceeds to early childhood health and education programs. Organizers of the “Raise Your Hand for Kids” campaign on Friday outlined their plan for a statewide ballot initiative to an audience of about 100 business, ...Continue Reading
The room is dark. Most participants are not wearing shoes, and their eyes are closed. Clad mostly in sweatpants and seated in chairs, they settle in for a 45-minute guided meditation from their instructor. This is how Bill Douglas begins his classes at Turning Point: The Center for Hope and Healing in Leawood, Kansas. The ...Continue Reading