Posts Tagged: Ancient

Born For Adversity: The Life of St. Olympia the Deaconess

Born For Adversity: The Life of St. Olympia  the Deaconess

In Constantinople, in the fourth century, a newly-widowed noble woman of enormous wealth found herself at a monumental crossroads. Either she could marry a wealthy suitor, arranged for her...

Curious Objects: Sumerian Clay Tablet

Curious Objects: Sumerian Clay Tablet

This curious object is a 4200 year old Sumerian clay tablet and is the oldest example of writing at Cambridge University Library. So what ancient wisdom does this historic...

Why the Church Put a Dead Pope on Trial | Tales From the Bottle

Why the Church Put a Dead Pope on Trial | Tales From the Bottle

While we all like to think we’re nice, good people – sometimes, not everybody sees it like that. Sometimes you just rub people up the wrong way and unfortunately,...

The magic of Vedic math – Gaurav Tekriwal

The magic of Vedic math – Gaurav Tekriwal

Translator: Andrea McDonough Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar Nameste. I’m from India, and India is one of the oldest civilizations in the world. It has contributed to the world concepts such...

Pre-Islamic history of the Middle East

Pre-Islamic history of the Middle East

In the 14th century a muslim historian named Ibn Khaldun wrote about the ancient empires and how the first civilizations emerged along Major Rivers. The Huang Ho Valley in...

Halal Street Food Journey To Islamic China on the Ancient Silk Road

Halal Street Food Journey To Islamic China on the Ancient Silk Road

Alright guys check it out It’s Trevor James I am in the Chengdu railway station Take a look at this And we are beginning a 4000 km journey into...

HINDUISM: Introduction – 00

HINDUISM:  Introduction – 00

Namaste, I am Dr Hiro Badlani. I am happy to present my new book, Hinduism: An Evolutionary Religion. I am a retired ophthalmologist, from Mumbai, India, now settled in...

Do Hindus Worship Cows? – Hindu Beef Taboo Explained

Do Hindus Worship Cows? – Hindu Beef Taboo Explained

Cows… I’m pretty sure no one has anything bad to say about them. They produce milk, they are fairly tame, and beef does make a good burger. But did...

Why 330 Million Gods in Hinduism?

Why 330 Million Gods in Hinduism?

Hey seekers, welcome to our YouTube channel. For Christians Jesus is God For Muslims Allah is God Which we call monotheism Which means worshiping only one God But when...

Hinduism: Why So Many Gods? The Deva & Devis of Hindu Culture (What is Hinduism?)

Hinduism: Why So Many Gods? The Deva & Devis of Hindu Culture (What is Hinduism?)

Acharya Shree, why are there so many gods in Hinduism? Absolutely. There are many gods in Hindu culture. That’s why this is considered the richest culture in the world....