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Old 15-10-2016, 07:44 PM   #64
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Arrow Games of the XX Olympiad

One Day in September..
There are various shots of the Games getting under way, and attention is given to the lax security the Germans had at the Games..The terrorists are seen preparing for the assault; Al-Gashey claims that he and the other members were trained in Libya before going to West Germany to begin The assault..The film offers evidence to the allegation that the rescue operation was poorly planned and executed; for instance the German police aboard the getaway plane airplane voted to abandon their mission without consulting the central command, while the snipers were not prepared and were poorly positioned..

ABC News 1972 Munich Massacre coverage ..

The 1972 Summer Olympics ( Olympische Sommerspiele), officially known as the Games of the XX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in Munich, West Germany, from August 26 to September 11, 1972..Munich won its Olympic bid on April 26, 1966, at the 64th IOC Session at Rome, Italy, over bids presented by Detroit, Madrid, and Montreal would eventually host the following Olympic games in 1976..The sporting nature of the event was largely overshadowed by the Munich massacre in which 11 Israeli athletes and coaches and a West German police officer were Murdered.. Five Black September Palestinian terrorists died..

Olympia Looping..Opening date September 17, 1989..

For the first time, the Olympic Oath was taken by a representative of the referees/Handball (last held in 1936) and Archery (last held in 1920) returned as Olympic sports after a long absence\Mark Spitz, a swimmer from the US, set a world record when he won se7en gold medals/ Olga Korbut, a Soviet gymnast, became a media star after winning a gold medal in the team competition event\In the final of the men's basketball, the US lost to the Soviet Union/Lasse Virén of Finland won the 5,000 and 10,000 m\Valeriy Borzov of the Soviet Union won both the 100 m and 200 m in track and field/Two American 400 m runners, Vincent Matthews & Wayne Collett, acted casually on the medal stand, twirled their medals (gold and silver, respectively), joked with one another and did not face the American flag as "The Star-Spangled Banner" was being played during the award ceremony..They were banned from the Olympics for life\US athlete Dave Wottle won the men's 800 m/Hurdler Abdalá Bucaram carried the Ecuadorian flag at the opening ceremony..24 years later he became the President of Ecuador\Badminton and water skiing were demonstration sports/Shalom canoeing was held for the first time at the Olympics\Wim Ruska became the first judoka to win 2 gold medals/American Frank Shorter, who was born in Munich, became the first from his country in 64 years to win the Olympic marathon..

Muni is the wife of Kashyapa, one of the 62 daughters of Daksha and his wife Panchajani (daughter of Virani.)..The Bhagavata Purana states that the Apsaras were born from Kashyap and Muni...Post-Vedic tradition regards the Rishis as "sages" or saints, constituting a peculiar class of divine human beings in the early mythical system, as distinct from Asuras, Devas and mortal men..In Carnatic Music, "Rishi" is the se7enth chakra (group) of Melakarta ragas..Muni, baby boy name. Indian meaning: silent..Rishi Muni, an ascetic who engages himself in devotion with silence..The evidence of the early texts suggests that Siddhartha Gautama was born into the Shakya clan..After his awakening, the Buddha met Taphussa and Bhallika two merchant brothers from the city of Balkh in what is currently Afghanistan - who became his first lay disciples... the heels of the skirmish man foolishly called The War to End All Wars, the dark one sought to elude his destiny, and live as a mortal..So he fled across the ocean to the empire called America...

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