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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
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
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
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

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Lighting up the darkness
For the past 100 years no renovation work was undertaken at the temple, one of the few in the country with Ashtanga Vimanam similar to the one at Thirukoshtiyur, Parameswara Vinnagaram (Kanchipuram) and Koodal Azhagar Divya Desam. The three-tiered ...
'Sleep of reason produces monsters'
We have had substantial studies of history of religions of this country by scholars from the first decades of the last century onwards, the likes of R. G. Bhandarkar, Hemachandra Roychoudhury, J.
The Rise of Idly Nationalism: 5 modern day assaults battering the gastronomic
We are idly, Idly is us. Tamil Nadu has the Kanchipuram idli. Kerala has the Ramassery idly and the coconut based Vattayappam and even toddy is mixed into Goa's Sannas idlis.
Rediscovering the sculptural legacy of Shivas of the south
Through literature, poetry, architecture and history, we know of several prominent spaces dedicated to the worship of Shiva. One of the most important sources has ... From Mahabalipuram to the other Pallava capital of Kanchipuram.
10 Stunning, Must-Visit Cities in Tamil Nadu
The New York Times also reported that while North India may be the country's most popular tourist destination, Tamil Nadu in the south “has an equally rich and undiscovered history” with its “temple cultural complexes.

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