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1) Catherine of Siena, Saint. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Italian mystic and diplomat, a member of the third order of the Dominicans, Doctor of the Church. The daughter of Giacomo Benincasa, a Sienese dyer, Catherine from...

2) Rose of Lima, Saint. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Rose of Lima, Saint, 1586-1617, Peruvian Dominican tertiary and mystic, the first canonized saint of the New World, patron of South America and the Philippine Islands....

3) yoga. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Asia that are directed toward attaining higher consciousness and liberation from ignorance, suffering, and rebirth. More specifically it is also the name of one of...

4) Columban, Saint. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Irish missionary to the continent of Europe, also called Columbanus. He was trained in the abbey at Bangor. He and 12 companions, including St. Gall, sailed to France...

5) bhakti. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Bhakti cults seem to have existed from the earliest times, but they gained strength in the first millennium A.D. The first full statement of liberation and spiritual...

6) Vincent Ferrer, Saint. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Spanish Dominican preacher, b. Valencia. He studied at Barcelona, taught at Lleida, and later studied at Toulouse. After 1379 he became a friend and protege of Pedro...

7) Augustine of Canterbury, Saint. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Augustine of Canterbury, Saint, d. c.605, Italian missionary, called the Apostle of the English, first archbishop of Canterbury (from 601). A Roman monk, he was sent...

8) Cardoso, Fernando Henrique. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Brazilian sociologist and politician, president of Brazil (1995-), b. Rio de Janeiro. Originally a sociology professor and opponent of Brazil's military dictators,...

9) Francis de Sales, Saint. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Francis de Sales, Saint, 1567-1622, French Roman Catholic preacher, Doctor of the Church, and key figure in the Counter Reformation in France. He was a member of...

10) Jospin, Lionel Robert. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French politician, premier of France (1997-2002). He studied at the elite Ecole Nationale d'Administration (1961-65) and worked (1965-70) in the foreign ministry....

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