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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
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
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

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Ashoka and the Mauryan Empire
Ashoka and the Mauryan Empire. The Mauryan dynasty was founded by Chandragupta Maurya in 320 BC (after defeating the incumbent Nanda dynasty).
The Mauryan Empire In thinking about the Mauryan Empire and
King Asoka and Buddhism
King Aśoka, the third monarch of the Mauryan dynasty in the third century B.C.
Lesson 3 Buddhism and India's Golden Age
Government The Maurya rulers united northern India into the first great Indian empire.
Maurya dynasty

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Relics of religious tolerance
Gandhara remained part of the Mauryan empire for about a century and a half. Ashoka, Chandragupta's grandson, started his career from Gandhara as a governor.
When East Met West Under the Buddha's Gaze
a Macedonian Greek and a conquest addict, charged in and charged out, leaving behind a Hellenistic occupation, which held firm even as Gandhara was absorbed into the Mauryan empire of India, South Asia's first great Buddhist power.
When East met West, under the Buddha's gaze
a Macedonian Greek and a conquest addict, charged in and charged out, leaving behind a Hellenistic occupation, which held firm even as Gandhara was absorbed into the Mauryan empire of India, South Asia's first great Buddhist power.

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Maurya Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Maurya Empire was a geographically extensive Iron Age historical power in ancient India, ruled by the Mauryan dynasty from 321 to 185 BC.
Mauryan Empire (ca. 323–185 B.C.) | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn
The expansion of two kingdoms in the northeast laid the groundwork for the emergence of India's first empire, ruled by the Mauryan dynasty (ca. 321–185 B.C.
Maurya Dynasty
The Mauryas: Indian dynasty in the fourth-third centuries BCE, which unified the subcontinent for the first time and contributed to the spread of Buddhism.
The Mauryan Empire - All Empires
The founder of this new dynasty was Chandragupta Maurya. The Empire is Founded In 324 BC.
Mauryan Empire - YouTube
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