August 12, 2014
Have you ever wondered how those magnificent medieval castles were built without the use of modern tools and equipment? Without the aid of electricity they used tools and equipment that required ..
March 17, 2011
This article is a revised version of a talk Mr. Donald B. Wagner gave at the one-day Symposium on Cast Iron in Ancient China. We listed some main part of content to share with the friends working in ..
January 14, 2009
If you look up God's name in ancient Hebrew, the language of the Old Testament, you might be surprised at what you find. Ancient Hebrew was what I would call a picto-metaphoric language. It was ..
September 09, 2008
No Wine for Daniel The teacher read an excerpt from the Book of Daniel which describes how Daniel asked the king, Nebuchadnezzar, that he and his friends eat ‘pulse’ and drink water ..
August 15, 2008
It very well might have been 1982 in my living room that evening. Candles radiated a warm and comforting glow that lent a little mystery and magic to my ordinary domicile as the incense sparked to ..
August 04, 2008
Board games are one of the oldest civilized artifacts that have been found by archaeologists during their expeditions. It shows a level of culture within the civilization and helps modern day ..
July 16, 2008
Sport has become an integral part of human life. The word ‘Sport’ had originated between 1910 and 1915. Sport connotes a physical activity governed by a set of rules or customs and often ..
July 13, 2008
Paris is turned out to be more than 3 thousand years older. The archaeological excavations, the findings of which were recently presented in Paris, indicate that the first signs of human activity ..
June 30, 2008
In the 1920s the most extensive excavation and restoration on record was undertaken at Stonehenge offering the opportunity to answer many questions, none least of which was the origin of the ..
March 16, 2008
Honey has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years. The Ancient Egyptians and Greeks treated sores with it and soldiers in the Second World War wrapped bandages in it to heal their ..
January 30, 2008
There can be absolutely no doubt that the Egyptians where in possession of knowledge that is extremely advanced that we had thought. Besides, knowledge and technology, Ancient Egypt was also known ..
January 03, 2008
For more than 2,000 years Alexander the Great has excited the imagination of people around the globe. Barely out of his teens he invaded Asia with some 45,000 men to conquer the vast and rich Persian .
December 13, 2007
The Shû is the most ancient of the Chinese classical books and contains historical documents of various kinds, relating to the period from about B. C. 2357 to B. C. 627. The character Shû denotes ..
December 12, 2007
This is one of the better-known and beloved ancient buildings in Greece, inextricably linked to some great performances in the 20th century. Since being partially restored, it has been used as a ..
July 10, 2007
Looking for facts about Africa? You are in the right place! Whether you need information for a report, want to know more about Africa for decorating purposes, or are just curious about this amazing ..
July 10, 2007
When you think of Africa, ancient and modern alike, you probably think of tribes. African tribe culture is characterized by a diverse set of social values and traditions. Some of these traditions ..
July 10, 2007
Are you fascinated with African culture? If so, one item you might be interested in is African dresses. Dresses from Africa show off the culture more than almost anything else. They highlight the ..
June 29, 2007
Feng shui dates back somewhere between 2000 and 5000 years ago in Ancient China. Here is a look back on this interesting practical philosophy that is becoming popular in the western world. Feng shui .
June 29, 2007
Feng shui is a term commonly thrown about in popular culture. Here is an introduction to this practical Chinese philosophy. Feng shui is an ancient Chinese tradition involving the placement and ..
June 23, 2007
You have by now had your e-mail box bombarded and overflowing with information and offers of literature for sale on, 'The Secret’. If you watch afternoon television you have seen wealthy ..
June 16, 2007
Since I was a small child I have always had an extremely active imagination. I can easily place myself in virtual realities of my own choosing and conjure up all sorts of characters and locales. It's .
April 29, 2007
Anyone who has spent any time observing the conventional world of martial arts, especially those involved in tournaments and competitive events, should have noticed a very unique phenomena. . . . . ..
April 20, 2007
“It is not the building that makes a home, but it is the feminine touch that makes it”, says a Sanskrit poet, and how true it is! The roof that affords you shelter from heat and cold and ..
April 06, 2007
Today, you go to the store and buy a little container of olives. You can get them in all different shapes sizes colors, and more. You can buy them with pimentos in them or not. Many wonder how this ..
February 16, 2007
There is a strange people in the Middle of Europe. Like a mystic island in the center of the big ocean. Ten millions of them are dwelling in their homeland, in the Carpathian base and five millions ..