All About Ancient Civilizations of the Past

All About Ancient Civilizations of the Past

A civilization is defined as a complex society, characterized by urban development, social stratification imposed by a cultural elite, symbolic systems of communication (e.g. writing systems), and a perceived separation from and domination over the natural...
Alternative Views on Ancient Egyptian History

Alternative Views on Ancient Egyptian History

The true age of the Sphinx and the pyramids is a subject that has been widely discussed for a long time amongst historians, archaeologists and geologists. There is no concrete evidence which can tells us exactly how old these structures are. A lot has been lost in the...
Animal Spirits and Totemism From Around the World

Animal Spirits and Totemism From Around the World

An animal spirit is said to mirror the traits associated with a specific animal. A person who shares the characteristics with a certain animal is believed to harness that animal’s energy and that that animal is their animal spirit. A totem is a spirit being, sacred...
The Predynastic Period of Ancient Egypt (5500 BCE – 3100 BCE)

The Predynastic Period of Ancient Egypt (5500 BCE – 3100 BCE)

All great things have humble beginnings. Whether its a first step that marks the start of a long adventurous journey or if its the first stone block that sets the foundation for a great pyramid. Ancient Egypt was a remarkably long-lasting civilization which underwent...
10 Mythological Places From Folklore and World Mythology

10 Mythological Places From Folklore and World Mythology

Since the dawn of civilization, humans have dreamt and told stories about strange and mysterious places. Passed down through folklore are stories of lost empires and a hidden history. The following are 10 mythological places from around the world, some of which may...
All About the Druids of the Celts

All About the Druids of the Celts

The Druids are mentioned in many narratives and tales, most of them tinged with mystery, magic and the supernatural. The druids were the priestly and learned class of the Celtic people, who lived in western and central Europe. The religion of the Celts is often simply...

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