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- The Concept of Sarasvati
- In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
- King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 7
- Chapter 7 7:1 And the LORD said unto Moses, See, I have made thee a god to Pharaoh: and Aaron thy brother shall be thy prophet. 7:2 Thou shalt speak all that I command thee: and Aaron thy brother shall speak unto Pharaoh, that he send the children of Israel...
Old Testament >> Exodus
- The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
- Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
- King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 41
- Chapter 41 41:1 And it came to pass at the end of two full years, that Pharaoh dreamed: and, behold, he stood by the river. 41:2 And, behold, there came up out of the river seven well favoured kine and fatfleshed; and they fed in a meadow. 41:3 And, behold,...
Old Testament >> Genesis
- 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
- King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 2
- Chapter 2 2:1 Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them. 2:2 And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. 2:3 And God blessed the seventh day,...
Old Testament >> Genesis
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- WATER DISPUTE IN THE EUPHRATES-TIGRIS RIVER BASIN
- forward ambitious plans to develop the waters of the Euphrates-Tigris river be the principal causes of water imbalance in the Euphrates-Tigris river basin.
- MONITORING HYDROLOGICAL REGIME OF THE EUPHRATES
- Alexei V. Kouraev,. Igor Polikarpov,.
- Hope for the Tigris River? – Status of the Ilisu Dam Project in Turkey
- finance the building of Turkey's Ilisu Dam Project on the Tigris River in Eastern Turkey.
- Domestic Concerns and the Water Conflict over the Euphrates-Tigris
- Domestic Concerns and the Water Conflict over the Euphrates-Tigris River Basin .
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- Heat and Fasting Add to Woes of Iraqis
- A young Iraqi leapt into the Tigris River to cool off in Baghdad on Monday. By MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT BAGHDAD — Iraqis still live in a nation where bombings are a nearly daily occurrence, government paralysis is routine and corruption is de rigueur.
- Biblical city of Nineveh under threat in Iraq
- Located near the city of Mosul on the Tigris River, it was hit hard by looting during the war, and is still inadequately protected and maintained.
- Montserrat exhibit aims for unbiased view of conflict
- James O'Neill of Boston, a National Guardsman who participated in the invasion of Iraq in 2003, provided a bleak charcoal image, "Tigris River," that depicts a dead horse lying on a river bank. "His work is very much about his memories," Bradbury said.
- Iraq could be running out of water
- By Mohammad Akef Jamal, Special to Gulf News Iraqi citizens travel on a river boat on the Tigris river during Eid Al Adha at Abu Nawas park in Baghdad on Monday. The passenger boats have returned after years of war.
- Iraq tourism lies in Google Earth
- The 2700 year old biblical ruins located near the Tigris River in Iraq once populated by more than 100000 Assyrians, has suffered at the hands of Iraqis and will cease to exist without pre-emptive restoration, according to Global Heritage Fund (GHF).
Suggested Web Resources
- Tigris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The Tigris River (English pronunciation: /ˈtaɪɡrɪs/) is the eastern member of the two great rivers that define Mesopotamia, the other being the Euphrates.
- Map of Middle East Rivers - Indus River Map, Tigris River Map
- Our Middle East Rivers Map features location information about the Indus, Tigris, Euphrates, and Amu Darya rivers.
- Our word Tigris comes from an Old Persian word that can be translated as "fast" or "arrow-like".