Waning

Science / Astrology / Waning: That phase of the lunation cycle from full Moon (Sun/Moon opposition) to new Moon (Sun/Moon conjunction) during which the visible portion of the Moon decreases.

Twilight

Science / Weather / Twilight: Often called dusk, it is the evening period of waning light from the time of sunset to dark. The time of increasing light in the morning is called dawn. Twilight ends in the evening or begins in the m MORE

Dusk

Science / Weather / Dusk: The period of waning light from the time of sunset to dark. MORE

Janmashtami

Life Style / Holiday / Janmashtami: This day-long religious event is held on the eight day of the waning moon in the Hindu month of Bhadra. It celebrates an event in the life of Lord Krishna, his birth and rescue from potential death. C MORE

Five-Element Shiatsu

Health / Massage / Five-Element Shiatsu: This technique is based on classical Chinese medicine’s law of the five elements. The five-element system views the human body as a microcosm of the universe with the tides of energy and emotions wa MORE

Euphuism

Entertainment / Literature / Euphuism: Not to be confused with euphemism, above, euphuism is a highly ornate style of writing popularized by John Lyly's Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit (1578). The style is sententious, relies heavily on balanc MORE

Full Moon

Science / Astrology / Full Moon: That point in the lunar cycle when the Moon exactly opposes the Sun; begins the waning phase. MORE

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