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Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
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
The Legend of Stonehenge
Stonehenge has fascinated thousands of people throughout the ages, even today people are still wondering about the origins of the mysterious Stonehenge. Today's scientists and historians are still unable to come to a solid theory of when, why, by whom, and...
Earth Mysteries >> Mystic Places
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Polyamory: Loving Unlimited
Unconditional loving, loving "without limits and without restrictions" in all areas and in all interactions, is one of the basic aims and guiding principles of the Aluna network of communities for the New- Partnership Era to come. Let's get really...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life

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sumerian culture - The Big Myth
successful trade developed with the surrounding areas, the Sumerian villages and ... The high point of this final era of Sumerian civilization was the reign of.
Babylonian liturgies; Sumerian texts from the early period - Etana
of Sumero-Babylonian public worship extending from the era of Sargon of ... made in that period to teach Sumerian by drawing up selections of standard texts.
Sumerian Beer: The Origins of Brewing Technology - CDLI - UCLA
Jan 22, 2012 in the Sumerian pantheon. The hymn is known from three copies which were written in the Old Babylonian period about 1800 BC. In all three ...
Lecture 9 Ancient Near East Cultures: Sumeria, Babylonia, Judea
Ancient Near East Cultures: Sumeria, Babylonia, Judea ... Fig. 9-1.
Babylonian Mathematics
little that is known, the Sumerians of the Mesopotamian valley built homes and temples and ... Here we focus on the later period of the Mesopotamian civilization .

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4500 Year-Old Statuettes Found in Slovenian Refugee Camp
The National Museum of Slovenia in Ljubljana, which is temporarily holding the statuettes, determined that they are authentic pieces from Iraq and Syria from the pre-Christian era. The Sumerian civilization is believed to be the oldest in the world.
Video Premiere: ASKING ALEXANDRIA's 'Let It Sleep'
ASKING ALEXANDRIA Debut "Let It Sleep" Video
Unravelling the ancient etymology of 'oka'
The Movies/TV 8 Ball: Top 8 Deities in Movies
Gozer the Gozerian is the Sumerian god of destruction within the world of the classic horror-comedy Ghostbusters and he very quickly proves he's not to be trifled with by wreaking havoc on New York City.

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Sumer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sumerian civilization took form in the Uruk period (4th millennium BC), ..... of the pre-Sargonic era, that of the Akkadian empire, and that of the "Neo-Sumerian ...
Sumerian Culture - World History International
Centuries before the beginning of known history, the Sumerians undertook the .... It was during the Sumerian era that a great flood overwhelmed Mesopotamia.
Sumer - Ancient History Encyclopedia
Sumer was the southernmost region of ancient Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq and Kuwait) which is generally considered the cradle of civilization. The name...
The Sumerians of Mesopotamia: One of the world's earliest and
Jan 18, 2012 By about 4000 B.C., the Sumerians had organized themselves into several ...
Sumerian Culture - Crystalinks
We learn about ancient Sumerian culture from art, artifacts, archaeological ... It was during the Sumerian era that a great flood overwhelmed Mesopotamia.

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