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In Ethiopia customized protective scrolls that interweave sacred imagery with textual prayers have been prescribed by traditional healers for over two thousand years. These were carried on the person of the individual to whom they were specifically dedicated to shield them from harm.Often the customized content of a scroll is…
Back in the day, I’m told that one branch of my ancestors, the Iswa, also called the Catawba, used to wear anklets made from turtle shells, to rattle while we danced. These days, it might be difficult to find them in some places, and there also aren’t so many turtles…
Come with me as we explore the insanity of grown men who think they’re Ninjas, Boxers who don’t box, the crazy world of Sensei Seagal, and the… unnatural… abilities possessed by those on the dark side of the force… the no touch knockout masters.
Mind-Blowing Beauty Standards Across Africa. What is beauty? The old saying – Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder takes a more literal meaning when we consider the diversty in opinion about what makes a person beautiful, gorgeous and appealing around the world.
The Raadha Kalpa Dance Company presents: DISCOVERING DEVI‘Impressions of the observer’
Dana Dan is a graphic commentary on sexual assault and the need to eliminate it. It begins with the reflexive, almost homicidal rage we feel when we hear about these crimes, before moving on to a more level headed call to arms. It culminates in a gentle appeal for all of us to reflect on the role we play in creating a world where atrocities of this nature are committed and to work towards eliminating it altogether.
It’s late, it involved upload speeds of one mbps (that isn’t broadband, guys, come on), but here’s the review of The Northman at last! Directed by Robert Eggers and starring Alexander Skarsgard, Anya Taylor-Joy, Willem afoe, Nicole Kidman and Claes Bang, it’s been touted and hailed as the most accurate depiction of the Norse and the Viking age in cinema history. But is it as good as everyone says?And is it as 100% accurate as some people have claimed?
The death of Mungo Park and his men in Africa was a disaster.However, his reports encouraged the British to send another set of explorers.