Latest News for: Ancient civilisations


Mike Yardley: Myth and history in the Peloponnese

NewstalkZB 20 Jul 2024
Mythology aside, an escape to the Peloponnese also serves up epic history, from ancient Olympia to Mycenae ... The ancient Mycenaean civilisation dominated Greece a thousand years before the Golden Age of ancient Athens.

How Augustus would have solved the prisons crisis

The Spectator 18 Jul 2024
The elites, however, were allowed to be housed by their chums in more civilised surroundings ... simply did not exist in the ancient world (they preferred physical punishments, exile and execution).

10 Most Mysterious Ancient Alien Civilisations In Star Trek

What Culture 17 Jul 2024
Many of these ancient civilisations have disappeared, gone extinct, or ascended to a higher plane of existence, and a few have even managed to survive into modern times and beyond.

Colon hydrotherapy at Dubai’s first registered colon hydrotherapy training center

Gulf News 17 Jul 2024
Thy food is thy medicine ... This can result in a clogged digestive system ... The roots of colon hydrotherapy can be traced back to ancient civilisations, in Egypt and India, where enemas were used for therapeutic purposes ... Digestive health ... Hydration ... Call ... .

Africa and the History of Civilisation

Quillette 16 Jul 2024
But Badawi’s book is sprinkled with examples of ancient civilisations that developed settled agriculture, trade, and literacy and produced impressive achievements in sub-Saharan Africa beyond the Nile.

The Mysterious Lost Civilization of Harappan

Greek Reporter 16 Jul 2024
Scientists believe they were very densely populated for the ancient world ... A street at the ancient city of Harappa (2600-2000 BC), Indus Valley Civilisation; Pakistan.#archaeohistories ... A masterpiece from Ancient India.

Prof Josephine Quinn: How the world made the West

RNZ 14 Jul 2024
Her target? Western Civilisation. Professor Quinn, who teaches ancient history at the University of Oxford, argues that the established paradigm of the ...

All About Ancient Greek Religion | Full History

Greek City Times 12 Jul 2024
Embark on a mystical journey through the rich tapestry of Ancient Greek religion, a belief system that profoundly influenced Western civilisation ... Join us on this captivating odyssey through Ancient ...

Dolce & Gabbana still believes in the power of fantasy

Harpers Bazaar 10 Jul 2024
The ancient ruins of Nora, now mostly submerged beneath the sea, acted as the venue for the main show. “It’s full of history and full of civilisation,” Dolce told me of the coastal village.

Petra celebrates 17th anniversary as one of World’s New Seven Wonders

The Jordan Times 09 Jul 2024
Known as the Rose-red city, Petra embodies ancient Arab civilisation and draws millions of tourists from around the world to experience this unique city in the heart of Jordan ... In 2007, the ancient ...

Max Hollein: Exploring the Met beyond the glamour of the Met Gala

Al Jazeera 08 Jul 2024
The Met’s galleries span ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian civilisations to European masterpieces and Byzantine and Islamic art ... .

8 places to visit along Sharjah's east coast: Family fun from ancient history to serene Nature escapes

Gulf News 08 Jul 2024
From ancient rocks bearing the tales of civilisation over 2,000 years old to serene Nature escapes, here are some of the activities you can enjoy in Kalba and Khorfakkan.

Digital currencies become mainstream

Gulf-Times 07 Jul 2024
Early trade was in the form of barter ... With the rise of ancient civilisations there was the development of metal coins, which were a widely recognised medium of exchange and as such possessed value and they became widely used ... ....

The Political Hijacking of Ancient Symbols – The Swastika (Nazism) and the Satkona (Zionism)

GlobalResearch 05 Jul 2024
The appearance of the swastika as an ancient symbol in cultures worldwide is an indication that ancient civilisations worldwide were all once part of a ‘connected’ ancient ‘worldwide’ civilisation.

China-Egypt Cultural Exchange Event Held To Promote Heritage Protection

MENA FN 05 Jul 2024
(MENAFN - Nam News Network) CAIRO, Jul 5 (NNN-MENA) – The shared heritage of the Chinese and Egyptian civilisations, fostered through trade, via the ancient Silk Road, was highlighted in an ... .