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Top 9 Popular Games of Ancient Greece

Games in ancient Greece were considered no less than a religious festival. The Greek Olympics are believed to have begun in 776 BC which inspired the beginning of modern Olympic Games in 1896. These Games were a way of paying tribute to the king of gods, Zeus, and were staged every four years in a valley near the city of Elis called Olympia. The … Read more >>

Ceres, The Goddess of Agriculture, and Motherly Relationship

Top 10 Ancient Roman Goddesses

Not only does the history or speaks highly of Roman Gods, but also brings forward the canon of Roman Goddesses. The Roman Goddesses are no less powerful and popular than their male counterparts. They are indeed an epitome of female strength. The mythological stories of the deities play a significant role in laying out different religious rituals in Rome. Rome is … Read more >>

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Top 10 Magnificent Ancient Greek Architecture

The Greeks have ruled the architectural world by giving it some great marvels. The Hellenic people indeed have brought the heaven down in their architectural pieces. Most of their works included the greatest of the temples built in the name of Greek Gods. A combination of creativity and richness of mind, Greeks dedicated their architectural impulse in the making of … Read more >>

Apollo- The Roman God of Sun, Music and Prophecy

Top 10 Ancient Roman Gods

The Roman Pantheon of Gods is considered to be the strongest among all. Romans apparently have God for every imaginable thing. They have Mars-The God of War, Neptune-The God of Sea, Bacchus-The God of Wine, and much more. Like every culture, they also have a rich and vibrant mythological background. If some are the adaptations of Greek Gods, then some … Read more >>

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10 Interesting Facts You Might Not Have Known About the Colosseum

At times it’s most difficult to talk about the world’s most notable miracles, while the ones that flutter under the radar provoke a kind of never-ending discussion. Roman Colosseum is one among the same. We realize what the Roman Colosseum resembles and what once occurred inside. We also know it’s so ancient and enormous and totally amazing. Yet, most of … Read more >>

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Epic of Gilgamesh: Summary in 10 interesting points

Epic of Gilgamesh stands out as one of the earliest known writings in the human history. It is an epic poem whose prose narrate the story revolving around the life of a man named Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh was the King of Uruk – the majestic Sumerian city that is located in present day Iraq. This historic poetic piece of literature actually predates … Read more >>

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Top 10 outstanding World war 1 Generals

The First World War, also known as the Great War which lasted from 1914 to 1918, saw one of the deadliest mass destruction of human lives. The war was led by tough generals on both the sides, who devised strategies and displayed a tremendous amount of courage to lead their troops. Some of them gained respect for their sharp battle … Read more >>

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Top 10 Inventions of Mayan Civilization

The ancient Mayan civilization existed in the milieu of present day Mexico and Central America from 2600 BC till the Spanish success in the sixteenth century. Considered a piece of the Mesoamerican human progress, which included various indigenous societies in the district, the Mayans made most prestigious discoveries in sectors of science and cosmology that enabled them to make a … Read more >>

Top 10 Deadliest weapons of World War 1

The First World War, also known as the Great War saw the use of some of the deadliest weapons known to humankind during that period of time. Europeans entered the war expecting cavalry charges and infantry carrying bayonets like older times, but reality was far different when the continent woke up to face U boats, machine guns, lethal chemicals and … Read more >>

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Top 10 Deadliest Weapons of World War 2

Second World War is considered as the most widespread and most terrifying war in the history of mankind. There were more 100 million people from over 30 countries involved directly or indirectly. There were more than 60 million casualties. One of the major reasons for such mass destruction was the deadliest weapons used in the Second World War as it … Read more >>