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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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March in Palmyra
These are just a few of the names that dot the history of Palmyra.
Syrian Refugees Recreate Demolished Monuments to Preserve Their History and
Using basic tools and materials around the camp -- such as discarded wood, kebab skewers and clay -- refugee artists are rebuilding historical sites like Palmyra and the Umayyad Mosque in Damascus, according to the UN Refugee Agency, or UNHCR.
Terror and Jauntiness
Palmyra is the town where the Islamic State has destroyed the ruins of a magnificent ancient temple. The police noted that, .... I could go on with details―I could write a history of humor and violence―but I think the point is clear.
A look at the cost of 5 years of conflict in Syria
The Islamic State group, which took control of Palmyra last year, destroyed many of its Roman-era relics, including the 2000-year-old Temple of Bel and the iconic Arch of Triumph.
History in Hannibal: A music man and his band
At one time there existed, just to the north of Palmyra near Gebhardt's hill, a picturesque locale featuring breathtaking sunsets and a popular swimming hole.

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