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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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Eric Avebury, known for campaigning for democratic and human rights, represented Orpington for eight years after winning a Commons by-election for the Liberals in 1962.
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He had a brief foray into pop, in charge of PR for The Swinging Blue Jeans who had a fleeting moment in the chart spotlight, before returning to jazz, both playing and writing books on the music's history.
Crossbencher: Foals frontman wants David Cameron and Donald Trump tattooed on
ERIC LUBBOCK might have won the 1962 Orpington by-election, perhaps the most famous in post-war political history, but the BBC still managed to mangle his name when they reported his death last Sunday. A Radio 4 news presenter angered friends and ...
Richmond's Creative and Curious Chicken Plots
The diverse flock includes breeds like Cochin, Red Star, Buff Orpington, Plymouth Rock, and one that looks like a crow called a Sumartra. Caring for these birds led photographer and print maker Salomon to start thinking about how city dwellers ...

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