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Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
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
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Synaesthesia: The Crossing of the Senses
"We interpret one sense by another." William Hazlitt "Although medicine has known about synaesthesia for three centuries, it keeps forgetting that it knows. Richard Cytowic, in "Synaesthesia: Phenomenology and Neuropsychology a Review of...
Modern Science >> Synesthesia
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

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The Fourth Russian Empire?
The Fourth Russian Empire? PONARS Policy Memo No. 411.
Edmund Walsh, The Fall of the Russian Empire
Edmund Walsh, The Fall of the Russian Empire. Foreword q The Facts in the. Case q Chapter 2 q Chapter 3 q Stolypin q Part by a.
RUSSIAN EMPIRE. To understand the complex history of Jews in
Russian Empire Gazetteer
A Russian Empire in North America: Bishop Innocent:
A Russian Empire in North America: Although the Bering-Chirikov expedition first arrived in.

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What Russian 'empire'?
Right Cause party pre-election manifesto promises political reforms
The manifesto proposes granting Russian citizenship to direct descendants of citizens of the former Russian Empire, the Russian Republic and the Soviet Union.
Stunning Superyacht Design Inspired By Nature's Hidden Patterns
is adorned with a complex lattice exterior that its designer, South Korean industrial architect Hyun-Seok Kim, says is based on an algorithmic diagram by Georgy Voronoy, a math professor who lived under the Russian empire during the late 1800s.
Illuminations: Pantsless Paragons
Kuprin's wonderfully written (and wonderfully translated I should add) story is about a garrison of soldiers stationed at the edges of the Russian Empire, where the purpose of their deployment is becoming less apparent by the day.
A Not-Quite Nation Happy in Russia's Embrace, but Wanting a Little Wiggle Room
It was absorbed into the Russian Empire under the czars and became a premier vacation destination during the Soviet era, when it was an autonomous region within the Soviet Republic of Georgia.

Suggested Web Resources

Russian Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Legacy of the Russian Empire in the Baltic Provinces
What Russian Empire? -
Aug 23, 2011 The former Soviet republics are actually moving ever farther from Moscow.
Rare Color Photos Of The Russian Empire At The Turn Of The Century
Nov 20, 2010 These rare color photos by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii document the Russian empire between 1909 and 1915.
Russia and Empire, 1856-1903

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