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The Emperor Tarot Card
I'd like to offer the following interpretation of The Emperor card. It is important to bear in mind that when it comes to symbols and archetypal images that our perception of these representations may vary from person to person. My interpretation is my own...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
4 - The Emperor
The age between 20 – 30 years. A very male card, representing power, leadership, achievement. The Emperor is a true leader: his firm power is combined with exploring new possibilities (the Rams), negotiation and change (the Phoenix - transformation – on his...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
The Emperor
He sits a King determined Like the rams at his side He is power personified Warrior maximum his heart Power of the Earth blooms from his core Full is the universe in his head Unstoppable his strength to victory This the King in us all. Power of sovereigns in...
Poetry >> Tarot
Humor: Major Arcana Road Jokes...
How did the Fool cross the road? Walking softly and carrying a big stick. Why did the Fool cross the road? To get that yappy little dog off his heels. Why did the Magician cross the road? To manifest his desires into reality. How did the Magician cross the...
Divination >> Tarot Cards
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
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

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King Asoka and Buddhism
Edited by Anuradha Seneviratna. King Asoka and Buddhism. Historical & Literary Studies.
Ashoka's Choice: Mass Murder or Compassion
The Emperor Ashoka could be considered a patron of this conference. Ashoka is the Indian emperor of whom the British historian H.G.
'The whole world is but one family'
words, “ Behold now, brethren, I exhort you, saying, decay is
Excavations have also revealed two pillars laid here by Emperor.

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Centre warns states over use of national emblem sans motto
Emperor Ashoka the Great erected the capital atop an Ashoka Pillar to mark the spot where Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma and where the Buddhist Sangha was founded.
Sankaracarya's influence on the Indian religious mind--A bird's eye view
This priest-less and religion-less India influenced Emperor Ashoka into embracing this new situation and establishing a political bond with the religion-less movements. Ashoka became an ardent propagandist of this new order based on reason.
Shivrajkumar: It feels like I'm waiting for exam results
The aghori look and the one that is akin to that of Emperor Ashoka have left people particularly curious. In Jogi, a shirt I wore with a palm mark on it became very famous.
The high and mighty Khilla
It was built by emperor Ashoka in the 2nd Century AD. The Stupa is the biggest of its kind in south India.
The ideology of thought control
In contrast to today's history books, these books contained discussions of the empires of Emperor Ashoka and the Maurya dynasty. Has there has been a deliberate revival of communal antagonism over 30 years after Partition?

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Ashoka - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
KING ASHOKA: His Edicts and His Times
Historical overview of what is known about Ashoka and a translation of his edicts.
Ashoka's reign as emperor began with a series of wars and bloodshed, culminating in the Kalinga War of 260 BC.
Emperor Ashoka and Spread of Buddhism
Emperor Ashoka. First Online: April 17, 2000. Page Last Updated: June 19, 2011.
Asoka the Great - King Asoka, Biography of Emperor Ashoka
Asoka the Great was a very famous king in India. Read the biography about life history of Emperor Ashoka.

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