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Art during the Age of Faith
The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Poetry & Fable >> Short Stories
Egyptian Temples, part III: God's Home
The cult temple in ancient Egypt was more than a place of worship. It was the home of the god, it was believed the deity took up residence in the building and used it more or less for all those various purposes as humans did. It was the place he was given...
Religions >> Egyptian
What day are you born on?
The day of the month on which the you were born - regardless of which month or year it is - is a key numerological indicator, providing an excellent "thumbnail sketch" of standout traits. It strongly influences your Life Path and is helpful in...
Symbology >> Numerology
The Old Ones Live in New Things Too
Imagine living in a time where all things were sacred, in a place where everything you touched was part of a Goddess or God. Since all things were divine, each had a patron Deity. From doorways to ovens, from the farm, to the hunt, to the birth of anything...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Magick and Science
Many people wonder how magick works. To the non-believer, they say that there is no proof that spells work. And those abilities such as telekinesis are illusionary or product of imagination. They ask us to use scientific means to explain how exactly these...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
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The Indian Sage who developed Atomic Theory 2600 years ago
With palaces of 5 to 7 floors high.with complex architecture to withstand earthquakes. They had ...
The ghosts of ancient Afghanistan
They partially excavated the city, clearly Hellenic in its art and architecture, until the Soviet invasion drove them away in 1979, leaving the site to be torn apart by looters.
What lies beneath
Such was the Hellenic city now known as Ai Khanum, built around 300BC in Bactria, at the very frontier of the Greek sphere of domination, a whole year's march from Athens. Its ground plan was excavated by French archaeologists in the 1960s and a neat ...
Afghanistan, at British Museum, Seven magazine review
From these Bronze Age survivals, the exhibition leaps forward in time to the period of Alexander the Great and the Greek settlement at Ai Khanoum.
Afghanistan: Crossroads of the Ancient World, British Museum, review
Fast forward 1,700 years to the Hellenistic city of Ai Khanum (Lady Moon), founded by one of Alexander the Great's generals in 300BC at the easternmost reaches of his empire near the border with Soviet Central Asia.

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