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Ganges Vishnu's Feet Brahma's Palm Shiva's Head

One of the reasons why the Ganges is revered in India is the fact that it is sanctified by the feet of Lord Vishnu,palm of Brahma and Head of Shiva. 376 more words


The Journey to the Hyphasis River

Daily Diodorus
Vol. VIII. Book XVII Ch. 91-94 (Loeb Classical Library)
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The Headlines
From Porus it shall be taken; to Porus it shall be given… 1,400 more words

Diodorus Siculus

Moen jo Daro: The Making of a Book

It has been quite a journey working on “Moen jo Daro: Metropolis of the Indus Civilization,” my forthcoming book on the ancient, mysterious city and its civilization. 907 more words

Pre Historic And Pre Islamic Pakistan

10 Taboo Rituals Still Performed Today

While some rituals can involve something as simple as a silent, individual prayer, others—especially those involving a larger group—can be extremely painful and violent. Here are some of the most bizarre taboo rituals from all over the world: 975 more words

Weird Stuff

Friends ..Gossip and Ahiritola

The other day my friends decided to meet up and since it has been a long time our college ended so we had a lot to catching up to do with each other. 139 more words