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August 23, 1990 | ANNE Z. COOKE, Cooke is a Los Angeles - area free-lance writer
When monks living at the Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine announced plans to build an eight-sided temple topped by an enormous gold lotus blossom, there was scarcely a flutter from their Pacific Palisades neighbors. A big surprise, indeed, from a community that traditionally has preferred neighbors who keep a low profile. But the Lake Shrine, with its 10 acres of sycamore-shaded hillside and flower-carpeted hollow half a mile from the beach, is no conventional neighbor.
NEWS
August 23, 1990 | ANNE Z. COOKE, Cooke is a Los Angeles - area free-lance writer
When monks living at the Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine announced plans to build an eight-sided temple topped by an enormous gold lotus blossom, there was scarcely a flutter from their Pacific Palisades neighbors. A big surprise, indeed, from a community that traditionally has preferred neighbors who keep a low profile. But the Lake Shrine, with its 10 acres of sycamore-shaded hillside and flower-carpeted hollow half a mile from the beach, is no conventional neighbor.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 1, 2001 | BOB POOL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Kindness requires a city permit in Pacific Palisades. That's what organizers of an unusual campaign to improve local ethics discovered when they began posting 3,500 signs along neighborhood roads to promote community values. Some of the stake-mounted placards bearing the words "love," "courage," "respect," "integrity," "passion," "good works" and "kindness" were being confiscated by Los Angeles street-use inspectors as fast as volunteers could hammer them into the ground.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 20, 2001 | DIANNE BATES, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
As our lives are jammed with images, indecision, fear and worry, we may be seeking ways to clear our heads. Take some time this weekend to relax and reflect. There are many skilled practitioners of relaxation techniques in Los Angeles, and there are quiet places to nourish the soul. Celebrate the autumnal equinox and give your mind a break. You just might find solace in pursuing a calm and peaceful state. Friday Soak in 100% pure alkaline mineral waters at Beverly Hot Springs (308 N. Oxford Ave.
ENTERTAINMENT
November 21, 2008 | Mark Sachs, Sachs is a Times staff writer.
ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" wraps its seventh season next week with big finale shows on Monday and Tuesday, and judge Carrie Ann Inaba can use the time off. The Hawaiian-born choreographer has a dance-related website planned for the new year (thedanceinsider.com), and getting it in shape has been more work than she envisioned. "But I love it," she says. "It's allowed me to reconnect with the dance community that helped bring me to where I am today. It's going to be the go-to resource for everything dance.
ENTERTAINMENT
June 29, 2000 | BRENDA REES, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Summer's here and the living is easy. Make that supposed to be easy. Let's face it--stress rarely takes a holiday, which could mean that your frenetic summer state of mind may need a little help. Meditation gardens--especially the many Japanese-style gardens around the Southland--can provide the setting for rejuvenating those spiritual batteries.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 26, 2007 | Valerie J. Nelson, Times Staff Writer
Judy Mazel, author of "The Beverly Hills Diet," a 1981 bestseller that helped jump-start the age of the diet book even though its pineapple-heavy regimen was dismissed as nonsense by mainstream nutritionists, has died. She was 63. Mazel, a longtime resident of Pacific Palisades, died Oct. 12 of complications from peripheral vascular disease at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, said Victoria Marechal, a close friend.
NEWS
May 3, 1992 | ROBIN BERGER, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The telephone is ringing, the stereo is blasting and down the street the neighbors are arguing over a parking space. Even at the library--where quiet is supposed to reign--preschoolers are having a field day. So where can a person find peace and solitude in Los Angeles? Here are four spots of silence: * Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine, 17190 Sunset Blvd., Pacific Palisades. This Eden-like enclave offers something for everybody.
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