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Top 10 Chinese Culture Facts to Understand China

October 18, 2018

China is the land of the red dragon. It is a superpower in Asia and has influenced the west not only with its power but with its culture as well. The Chinese culture has its roots in the yellow river civilization that existed about 6000 years ago. These Chinese culture facts present an insight into […]

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Facts About The Quapaw Tribe

Interesting Facts About The Quapaw Tribe

October 13, 2018

The Quapaw Tribe (“Ugahxpa” in Quapaw language) is a Native American tribe that used to live near the confluence of Arkansas and Mississippi Rivers, majorly in 4 villages along the Mississippi River. Today, most of the Quapaw Tribe live in the northeast of Oklahoma. They are recognized by the federal government as the Quapaw Tribe […]

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Sobek The Egyptian God

Facts About Sobek – The Egyptian God

October 11, 2018

Sobek was one the most iconic deities in ancient Egypt. He is known as the “Crocodile God“. Today, we have knowledge about him from ancient pyramid texts. He was also the god of Nile, which is believed to have emerged from his sweat. The farmers cultivating near the Nile Basin used to worship Sobek in order […]

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Interesting Facts about Asian Countries

Interesting Facts About Countries In Asia

October 10, 2018

Asia, the world’s largest continent, is home to some amazing countries. From most technologically advanced to most spiritual and laid-back countries, Asian countries showcase both. Japan, China, India, Bhutan, South Korea, Middle-east countries, island nations, here are some Interesting Facts About Countries In Asia. Asian Countries Fact #1: Earthquakes and Volcanoes Japan faces 1500 earthquakes […]

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Halloween Facts and Myths

Halloween Facts and Myths

October 10, 2018

Evil Spirits, black cats, graveyards and what not. Superstitions are invoked by fear of ghosts and evil spirits. Halloween especially is that spooky time of the year when people pursue these weird superstitions. Halloween is celebrated warding off of evil. We know where it originated from and why we celebrate it. Those are the facts. […]

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Facts About Confucius

Facts About Confucius to Add to Your Knowledge

October 10, 2018

Confucius was a Chinese philosopher who lived in the spring and autumn period of China. He is considered among the most influential people in the ancient history. Many Chinese proverbs are attributed to him. His ideals and teachings are what we call Confucianism. According to Confucius’ philosophy, a person is considered to be morally sound […]

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Unusual Facts about Egypt

Unusual Facts About Egypt

October 10, 2018

Egyptians gave many innovative things to the world including the 365 day calendar. Known for majestic pyramids, Egypt has the largest pyramid in Giza called Pyramid of Khufu. Egyptians strongly believed in after-life. Also, Eyptians used to love to do make, both men and women! Egyptians loved cats and in fact also worshipped them. Check […]

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Facts about Catherine of Aragon

Facts About Catherine Of Aragon

October 5, 2018

Catherine of Aragón was the last child born to the two ruling rulers of Spain, King Ferdinand of Aragon (1452 – 1516) and Queen Isabella of Castile (1451 – 1504). She was believed to have been brave and stubborn, and even in death refuses to accept her husband’s treachery as just. Here are some interesting […]

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Facts About Thomas More

Facts About Thomas More

October 4, 2018

Sir Thomas More was a Saint in the Catholic Church, a lawyer, a philosopher, an author, and a humanist. He was also the Chancellor of England and a councilor during the reign of King Henry VIII in the 16th century. He is known for his famous work in the book called “Utopia”. Utopia turned out […]

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Interesting Facts About Auschwitz

Interesting Facts About Auschwitz

October 1, 2018

The Auschwitz camp complex was established in 1940 in what is now South-Central Poland. The Auschwitz camp was the largest concentration and extermination camp of the Nazi Germany. An estimated 1.1 to 1.5 billion people died in the Auschwitz camp, out of which 90% were jews. Auschwitz was also called the “Final Solution” with because […]

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