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Kerala’s Vedic ritual captured in sketches, photos (With Images)

April 10th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panjal (Kerala), April 10 (IANS) Kerala-based artist and photographer Gireesan Bhattathiripad has been on an important mission, capturing the 4,000-year-old Vedic ritual of "Athirathram" in the state's Panjal village.Bhattathiripad has ... Read more...

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Egyptian secrets of sun worship revealed in new discovery

November 8th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Nov 8 (ANI): Egyptologist Barry Kemp has said that the artefacts unearthed recently from an ancient burial site in the city of Amarna shed light on the existence of sun worship ... Read more...

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Megaliths similar to Stonehenge found in UK

April 10th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 10(ANI): Nine new megaliths discovered in a remote part of Dartmoor, England, bears strong similarities with the famous Stonehenge.Experts are of the opinion that the megaliths, which were recently carbon-dated ... Read more...

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Ahmedabad sky turns spectacular with global kite fest

January 11th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 11 (IANS) It was a spectator's delight as kite-flying enthusiasts from around the world showcased their skills at the Vibrant Gujarat-International Kite Festival here Sunday.As many as 82 people from ... Read more...

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Baltic midsummer feast draws on a distant past

June 23rd, 2008 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
By Aleks Tapinsh Riga (Latvia), June 23 (DPA) Estonians, Latvians and Lithuanians around the world are set to celebrate midsummer festivals Monday night with rites drawing deeply on pagan traditions of the Baltic ... Read more...

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