What is the requirement for being a cult?
According to a neuroscientist from Sydney, the phenomenon of sixth sense exists in a form of interaction between people. After five years of follow-up study of the brain activity, Trisha Stratford from the University of Technology, Sydney concluded that two people can “synchronize” the functions of their nervous system without having any visual or physical contact.
The Ancient Wall as a Cultural Barrier
Today we live in the beginnings of the 21 st century. Probably this may have no specific meaning except as an advancement in history of human beings and a considerable advancement in science and technology. However, upon deep scrutiny one can easily find that the last decade of the 20 th as well as the beginnings of the 21 st centuries are marked with deep and essential transformations of humanity as a whole, on the scientific, social, cultural, and philosophical levels.
The Turkic speaking Uighurs were one of many distinct cultural groups brought together by the trade of the Silk Route at Turfan in Chinese Central Asia. The Uighurs, primarily pastoral nomads, observed a number of religions including Manichaeism, Buddhism, and Nestorian Christianity. Many of the artefacts from this period were found in the 19 th century in this remote desert region of China.
Dennis Bratcher The Enuma Elish is a Babylonian or Mesopotamian myth of creation recounting the struggle between cosmic order and chaos. It is basically a myth of the cycle of seasons.
Die Irminsul als Weltenbaum mit neun Ästen. Zeichnung: Marianne Klement Eine Irminsul (das heißt „große bzw. gewaltige Säule“) oder auch Irmensäule oder Irmensul , war beim germanischen Volk der Altsachsen ein Kultobjekt, das analog zu sakralen Orten und Heiligtümern verehrt wurde.
Megasites A Walk Through Time Ancient calendars, the earliest clocks, and the revolution of timekeeping. Ancient Scripts and Languages This site provides information on ancient languages, such as the language family and pronunciation, as well as the written characters of any ancient language you can imagine. Collapse: Why Do Civilizations Fall? With hands-on activities, color images, and text, this site explores theories as to why civilizations end.