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History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: New Kingdom
New Kingdom (ca 1580 -1085 bc.) The Hyksos people The so called 'Hyksos' invasion, which was most likely composed of several small groups of different people infiltrating the delta during the 13th Dynasty, meant the end of the Middle Kingdom. The Hyksos...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic

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Benin: an African kingdom - British Museum
Benin: an African kingdom. Objects from the Royal Palace. Until the late 19th century, one of the major powers in West Africa was the kingdom of Benin in what is ...
The wealth of Africa The kingdom of Benin - British Museum
The kingdom of Benin was well known to European traders and merchants during ... The history of Benin as a unified kingdom is believed to have begun in the ...
Jul 23, 2001 (political and social) history of a period, the Benin military system also had a logic of ... Uwadiae from Urhonigbe, south-east of Benin Kingdom ...
Benin, Oyo, and Dahomey - Penn Museum
of Iron in West African History. Benin ... included the Edo kingdom of Benin, the ...
The Changing Phases of Power and Civil Administration in Benin
The ancient Kingdom of Benin was one of the most prosperous, powerful and ... Indeed, the history of Benin monarchy dates back to the Ogiso era, which has ...

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Museums: Ethics of exhibition
Many countries now want their treasures back; Nigeria, for instance, wants the return of its bronzes, taken when the British Army flattened the then-kingdom of Benin in the late nineteenth century. Both books explore the question ...
Benin Bronze cockerel is made from melted-down money AFRICANS earned by
The story of the acquisition of the Benin Bronzes is ugly, but the artefacts' creation is not without taint.
Gambia: Youth Forum - Youth and Sports Minister Delivers Edifying Speech At
Shea butter business gives boost to Benin
“I realized that I knew little about the history of Africa,” said Masayuki Yamamichi, special adviser to the ambassador of Benin to Japan, and the main speaker at the event.
A Nationwide Guide to Art Exhibitions This Spring
A series of five shows, featuring works ranging from 400-year-old bronzes and ivories from Benin to contemporary textiles, street photography and architecture, portray the artistic diversity of sub-Saharan Africa.

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Benin Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Historical era, Early Modern era ... The original people and founders of the Benin Empire, the Edo people, were initially ruled by the Ogiso (Kings of the Sky) ...
Benin | historical kingdom, West Africa |
May 27, 2014 One of the principal historic kingdoms of the western African forest region (fl. ... Benin, head of an oba [Credit: Photograph by Katie Chao.
Benin and Its Royal Court []
While there are no written records documenting Benin's early history, historians ...
Origins and Empire: The Benin, Owo, and Ijebu Kingdoms | Essay
Especially in Owo and Benin, the early art-historical and archaeological records reinforce these strong affiliations with Ife culture. Benin's royal histories relate ...
Benin Empire - New World Encyclopedia
On the death of his father, the last Ogiso, a group of Benin Chiefs led ... Oduduwa's reply was that a King cannot leave his Kingdom but he ...

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