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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
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
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

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The Empire Strikes Back
James, who raised two cavalry corps for the East India Company's army in 1803 and 1814 — comprising local cavalrymen from Sikh, Maratha and Rohilla backgrounds — chose Delhi painter Ghulam Ali Khan to record his cavalry regiments. Khan reportedly ...
Ancient architecture in Lahore, Pakistan face decay
Buildings represent a blend of centuries past – from the Mughal Dynasty to the Sikh Empire to the era of the British Raj. After the fall of the Mughal dynasty in the 19th century, these monuments were hit by apathy and remained that way for years.
Pak court asks federal,Punjab govt to give replies on Kohinoor
Lahore, Mar 8 (PTI) A Pakistani court has directed federal and Punjab provincial governments to submit written replies to it on a petition seeking return of the famed Koh-i-Noor diamond from Britain that India has been trying to get from the UK for years.
Modi Faces Renewed Criticism About Religious Freedom After India Blocks US
Book launch of 'Lost Heritage, the Sikh Legacy in Pakistan' in Chandigarh
On return to Singapore, as Amardeep was revisiting the 19th century travelogues of the Europeans who had then travelled across the Sikh empire, he wondered whether he too should document his experiences. “Could this work serve as a window for future ...

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