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Predavanje: LJUDJE IN TRADICIJA INDIJE: od Kašmirja do Orise

KAJ : Predavanje – INDIJA: Ljudje in tradicija Indije  KDAJ: 02.12. 2014 ob 18:00  KJE:  KNJIŽNICA dr. FRNANC ŠKERL  (klikni) v LJUBLJANI  KDO: KSENIJA ČERMELJ Indija kar buhti od religije, kulture, zgodovine in pisanega življa. Je mešanica različnih etničnih skupin, kjer vsaka … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Jewish pagan symbols – zodiac mosaics in ancient synagogues

Ein Harod is a spring that rises in the valley of Jezreel at the foot of Mt. Gilboa. Gideon gathered his men there to sort out the good soldiers from the bad ones (Judges 7). From the pool, the spring … Nadaljujte z branjem

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How did the Romans celebrate ‘Christmas’?

It is today associated with decorations, gift giving and indulgence. But how did the Romans celebrate during the festive season? Dr Carey Fleiner, a senior lecturer in classical and medieval history at the University of Winchester, looks back at Saturnalia, … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Saturn in December & Janus in January

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Saturn in December I begin with Saturn, whom the Greeks call Kronos, which is almost the same as their word for Time (Khronos), and so from the earliest ages they have said that He is the God of Time. He … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Diwali: Festival of Lights

Deepawali or Diwali is certainly the biggest and the brightest of all Hindu festivals. It’s the festival of lights (deep = light and avali = a row i.e., a row of lights) that’s marked by four days of celebration, which literally illumines the … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Muslim Inventions That Changed The World

Coffee About 1,600,000,000 cups of coffee are consumed every day around the world. Billions of people rely on it as part of their daily routines. And yet, very few people are aware of the Muslim origins of this ubiquitous drink. … Nadaljujte z branjem

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How the British Divided Up the Arab World

The development of the modern nation states throughout the Arab world is a fascinating and heartbreaking process. 100 years ago, most Arabs were part of the Ottoman Empire/Caliphate, a large multi-ethnic state based in Istanbul. Today, a political map of … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Spet prišel je med nas, stari dobri dedek Mraz

Legenda o dobrodušnem stričku, ki nas obišče decembra, se je rodila na severu Rusije, ki naj bi predstavljal zibelko indoevropske civilizacije. A dedek Mraz sprva ni bil tako dobrodušen, kot mislimo danes. Spremstvo dedka Mraza, kralja zasneženih zimskih gozdov, so … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Columbus Was (Not) The First To Cross The Atlantic

The old poem that most American school children recognize begins “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue…” Indeed, in the year 1492, Christopher Columbus (whose real name in Italian was Cristoforo Colombo) sailed across the Atlantic in the name of … Nadaljujte z branjem

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Pakistan – a young nation with ancient culture

“The Muslims are a nation by every definition of the word nation. They have every right to establish their separate homeland. They can adopt any mean to promote and protect their economic, social, political and cultural interests“. Mohammad Ali Jinnah … Nadaljujte z branjem

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