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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 Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
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

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Teaching Indigenous history
Emma Griffiths' 3 year old came home recently telling her about the Jagera people, whose lands stretch through South-East Queensland. It struck Emma that at school she had hardly learned a thing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Treaty Yeah! Momentum Grows For National Agreements
In response to the latest tragedy, Indigenous writers Stan Grant and Nakkiah Lui have called on Australians to examine the history and political context for this crisis. Grant writes, “We are connected directly ...
New app reveals local indigenous history of Australia
A local Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander from the area will welcome people to their land and this will often be accompanied by a speech or dance. This has been a crucial part of local tradition for thousands of years.
Busting some myths about asylum seekers and refugees
A month later they landed at Moa Island in the Torres Strait. The group's leader Alexander Toembay declared: "I hope that Australian people give us political ...
Our major cultural institutions are in crisis – and our history is being

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