Sourcebooks Donates 200K to Charity From RBG Calendar Sales

Sourcebooks Donates 200K to Charity From RBG Calendar Sales

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Independent publisher, Sourcebooks, has donated $200,000 to charity from the funds received for their 2021 The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wall Calendar; a whopping fifty percent of all proceeds! This generous gift was given in memory of the calendar’s inspiration herself, and those organizations were chosen from those that Justice Ginsburg believed in and supported throughout her career.

Do You Know About The Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library?

Do You Know About The Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library?

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Ever heard of the Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library? It’s a marvelous sight to behold.   Located in Delhi, India is the Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library. It’s a “community library containing about 15,000 books in Arabic, Persian, Urdu and even Hindi” that serves as a light guiding those in need. Tucked away in old Delhi, the Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library might physically be a tiny space, but its impact is huge. In addition to housing a 700-year-old commentary on logic in Arabic, the Library also has old manuscript in Arabic, Urdu, Persian, Hindi, and English. A wealth of …