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Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. 20:2 And it shall be,...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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The new battles of Buxar
Whoever wins Buxar rules Hindustan," Shyam Bihari Singh (68), a retired police sub-inspector, says with a grin and twinkling eyes. He is right. The district has seen two battles that changed India's history.
Will 2015 Battle of Buxar be Ides of October for Grand Coalition?
It is far from clear around whose neck—the BJP-led NDA or the Mahagathbandhan—the noose of electoral defeat will tighten once all the five phases of the Bihar Assembly polls are done with on November 5. On October 26, when the BJP's mascot for the ...
The Ganges: Heartland of a holy highway
We were then taken by car to see the site of the Battle of Buxar where, in 1764, Major Hector Munro defeated Indian forces opposed to the East India Company and afterwards we were ferried to the British War Cemetery.
An 18th century whistle-blower
Their 1757 victory at the battle of Plassey, over the independent, young Nawab of Bengal, certainly established their domination of Bengal, Bihar, and Orissa. The subsequent victory in 1764 at Buxar secured it. And amongst the many local resources over ...
Modern Indian History : The decline of Mughal Empire part 3
2. Alam joined forces with Mir Qasim of Bengal and Shuja-ud-Daula of Awadh in the Battle of Buxar in 1764 against the East India Company. However, after losing the battle, he lived in Allahabad on the East India Company's pension.

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