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The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 And the LORD said unto Moses, See, I have made thee a god to Pharaoh: and Aaron thy brother shall be thy prophet. 7:2 Thou shalt speak all that I command thee: and Aaron thy brother shall speak unto Pharaoh, that he send the children of Israel...
Old Testament >> Exodus
The great god of the Nile was called Hapi. In sacred art, he was depicted as a man, somewhat overweight to symbolize abundance, and with female breasts to symbolize the river’s fertile properties. He is an ancient god, to the Egyptians as well as modern man,...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 41
Chapter 41 41:1 And it came to pass at the end of two full years, that Pharaoh dreamed: and, behold, he stood by the river. 41:2 And, behold, there came up out of the river seven well favoured kine and fatfleshed; and they fed in a meadow. 41:3 And, behold,...
Old Testament >> Genesis
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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Nubians Protest Nile River Dams
International Rivers reported that the construction of the Kajbar Dam on the Nile's third cataract would displace approximately 10,000 people and destroy an estimated 500 archaeological sites. Additionally, River Nile State committees submitted a ...
Can Egypt and Ethiopia share the Nile River?
As every schoolchild learns, Egypt is the gift of the Nile and the Nile is by far the globe's longest river. Less well known is that most of the Nile's volume, 90 percent, comes from the highlands of Ethiopia and that the river passes through 11 countries.
Nile River Project: An Alternative School to Educate Underprivileged Children
Anandarama decided to start the Nile River School, a project in which children from age three to 14 are educated creatively free of charge.
Nalubale Rafting - Down the River Nile
Our road crew complete, we drove two hours east to a Ugandan city called Jinja which is at the source of the Nile...a great place to start a whitewater rafting trip. The River Nile.
Sudan: Drinking Water Scarce in Sudan's Blue Nile, River Nile
Roseires / Shendi — A number of residential districts in Roseires locality in Blue Nile State are suffering from a severe shortage of clean drinking water. People in Shendi locality in northern Sudan are being forced to drink unfiltered water.

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