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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...
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Astrological Emphasis: Aquarius, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Aquarius: January, 21st- February, 19th. This article applies to Aquarians during 2001. General Those born under the sign of Aquarius are characterised by their great passion for mystery and prove to have a fighting spirit in...
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Astrological Emphasis: Pisces, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Pisces: February, 21st - March, 20th. This article applies to Pisceans during 2001. General Pisces is the twelfth sign of the Zodiac, astrologically dominated by Jupiter and Neptune, exalted by the Moon and with Mercury in exile....
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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...
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Astrological Emphasis: Taurus, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Taurus: April, 21st- May, 20th. This article applies to Taurans during 2001. General Taurus is the first Earth sign; it is characterised by the fact that people born under this sign love having solidity they can count on -such...
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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.
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An Early Sculpture of Gaja-Laksmi From Patan
the 3rd century B.C. and continued in full vogue until about the beginning of the Christian era, with the artof Maurya,.
January 17, 2011
pectaeularly beautiful, the stone carving of Snorth-central India
image is seen with Buddhas from the Kushan period. (tr. 78-240} on.
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6: Kushana period coin discovered during onshore exploration. Christian era. Both pottery and coins were collected from onshore and intertidal explorations.
Indian Art Images Hindu
Kushan period, c. 4th century. (right) [compare with Standing Vishnu, Chola Dynasty, bronze,.

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Excavation findings: Carvings reveal Kirana Hill's Buddhist heritage
Markings on the coin, which also depicts a goddess feeding a child, have aided archaeologists in determining that the coin is from the Kushana period.

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Kushan Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The great Kushan emperor Vima Kadphises may have embraced Saivism, as surmised by coins minted during the period.
Buddhism in Kashmir - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Of divine forms
Oct 19, 2007 Buddha head, Kushana period (Government Museum, Mathura).
Kushan Period [130B.C. - A.D. 185] - Ancient Indian Costume
Aug 29, 2005 Kushan Period [130B.C. - A.
Kashinath Tamot and Ian Alsop: A Kushan-Period Sculpture on

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