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November 5, 2014 Day 289 of the Sixth Year - History

November 5, 2014 Day 289 of the Sixth Year - History

Custom SearchFollow @HistorycentralCPresident Barack Obama walks with senior advisors on the Colonnade of the White House, Nov. 5, 2014.10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily BriefingOval Office2:50PM THE PRESIDENT holds a press conferenceEast RoomOpen Press (Pre-Set 11:30AM; Final Gather 2:30PM – North

George Kay

George Kay

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Religion - History

Religion - History

Indian religion evolved over the centuries. There is little known of Indian religious beliefs during the Harrapan period. It seems that the Harrapans were very concerned with fertility, as their main god seems to have been a mother-goddess.Our knowledge of religion during the Aryan period is more comprehensive.

Did Vladimir Lenin have a cat?

Did Vladimir Lenin have a cat?

According to Wikipedia: He [Lenin] was… fond of pets, in particular cats. So did Lenin, at some point, have a cat? I have seen some pictures of him holding cats, but I guess they could just b…

Vessels and animal bones found in an archaeological site in El Salvador

Vessels and animal bones found in an archaeological site in El Salvador

A group of archaeologists from El Salvador discovered at least six ceramic vessels and animal bones at the Joya de Cerén archaeological site, located in the department of La Libertad (southwest), considered the 'Pompeii of America' and declared a Cultural Heritage of the Humanity in 1993, the expert Michelle Toledo reported this Thursday.

59 intact sarcophagi with mummies more than 2,600 years old found in Egypt

59 intact sarcophagi with mummies more than 2,600 years old found in Egypt

Early analyzes show that the decorated coffins were made for priests, high officials and elites of the Late Pharaonic Period. Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed dozens of sarcophagi in the vast necropolis of Saqqara, south of Cairo, as announced by the Ministry of Tourism. and Antiquities of the country.