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Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Who Were the Celts?
The Celts were a group of people that occupied lands stretching from the British Isles to Galatia. The Celts had many dealings with other cultures that bordered the lands occupied by these people, and even though there is no written record of the Celts...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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GHANA Ghana was the first great African empire of the western
Ghana was the first great African empire of the western Sudan. Historians believe that a group of people called the Soninke founded Ghana as early as the year ...
A History of West Africa - UNC African Studies Center
The empire of Ghana. Soninke and Berber traders. Our three main sources of knowledge about the ancient Sudan - archaeology, oral history, and the books ...
West African Empires
What is the oldest African Empire? ▫. What is ...
History of Ghana - Wikimedia
Jun 16, 1979 Gold Coast (British colony), History of Ghana (1966-1979),. Elmina Castle, Ghana Empire, Ashanti Empire, Anglo-Ashanti wars, John Kufuor ...
Trade, Technology, and Culture: The Mali Empire in West Africa
parts of the world: the Mali Empire in West Africa, and the Mongol Empire in ... In the place of Ghana, the even greater empire of Mali developed from the.

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The history behind the name “GHANA
As we celebrate the 59th Independence Anniversary of Ghana on March 6th 2016, I wish to bring to my readers a brief history behind the powerful name GHANA! Did you know that "the Republic of Ghana is named after the medieval Ghana Empire of West ...
At least 61 killed in collision in Ghana
A passenger bus collided with a cargo truck in west-central Ghana, killing at least 61 people, police in the West African nation said Thursday. The crash happened Wednesday evening near the town of Kintampo, nearly halfway along the bus's planned ...
Don't Wait Until the Holiday Season To Support Black Businesses
I was born in Kumasi, Ghana in West Africa. I moved to South London as a toddler. I went to primary ...
Making the case for an Obinim presidency
He did invent perhaps one of the most successful inventions known to mankind; Facebook. In Ghana, the two most successful moneymaking ventures are politics and “one-man churches”. Obinim to his credit, acknowledging his deficit in formal education has ...
A leader expects an attack on his home base
When the Romans eventually fought Hannibal in Carthage, they defeated him. Indeed, the mighty Carthaginian general who had brought the Roman Empire to its knees and lived for eight years within striking distance of Rome, was defeated by an attack on ...

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Ghana Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Ghana Empire (c. 300 until c. 1200) was located in what is now southeastern Mauritania and western Mali.
Kingdom of Ghana []
Kingdom of Ghana. ... Traditions more than 1,000 years old still thrive in Ghana.
The Empires of the Western Sudan: Ghana Empire | Essay
Ghana (Wagadu), the earliest known empire of the western Sudan, first entered the historical consciousness of North Africa near the end of the eighth century ...
GHANA Ghana was the first great African empire of the western
Ghana was the first great African empire of the western Sudan. Historians believe that a group of people called the Soninke founded Ghana as early as the year ...
Ghana | historical West African empire |
Aug 27, 2014 Ghana, first of the great medieval trading empires of western Africa (fl. 7th–13th century). It was situated between the Sahara and the ...

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