John Fitzgerald Kennedy May 29, — November 22, , often referred to by his initials JFK , was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from until his assassination. Kennedy served at the height of the Cold War , and the majority of his work as president concerned relations with the Soviet Union and Cuba. A Democrat , Kennedy represented Massachusetts in both houses of the U. Congress prior to becoming president.
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Hinduism is a diverse system of thought marked by a range of philosophies and shared concepts, rituals , cosmological systems, pilgrimage sites and shared textual sources that discuss theology, metaphysics , mythology , Vedic yajna , yoga , agamic rituals, and temple building , among other topics. Along with the practice of various yogas, some Hindus leave their social world and material possessions and engage in lifelong Sannyasa monasticism in order to achieve Moksha. Currently, the four largest denominations of Hinduism are Vaishnavism , Shaivism , Shaktism and Smartism. The use of the English term "Hinduism" to describe a collection of practices and beliefs is a fairly recent construction: it was first used by Raja Ram Mohun Roy in —
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It is in the northwestern part of Greater Los Angeles , approximately 40 miles 64 km from Downtown Los Angeles , and is less than 15 miles 24 km from the Los Angeles neighborhood of Woodland Hills. It is named after the many oak trees present in the area. The city forms the central populated core of the Conejo Valley. Thousand Oaks was incorporated in , but has since expanded to the west and east.
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