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Astronomy in Ancient Hindu Texts

Rishis Not Scientists Discovered Astronomy! Indian astronomy has a long history stretching from pre-historic to modern times. Some of the earliest roots of Indian astronomy can...

How will the World End according to Hinduism?

According to Hindu(ism), the current period is Kali Yuga, the last of four Yuga that make up the current age. Each period has seen...

History and Evolution of Tortoise

Tortoises are reptile species of the family Testudinidae of the order Testudines (the turtles). They are particularly distinguished from other turtles by being land-dwelling,...

The History of Long Jump: From Ancient Olympics to Modern Era

Long jump history arches back thousands of years to the ancient Olympic Games in Greece. In those days it was a part of the...

History of the Camera

Early cameras of the 16th and 17th century were able to project images onto paper or glass but the study of capturing, processing and...

Interpreting Odisha’s temples

(IANSlife) The Jagannath Temple in Puri and the Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar built almost a thousand years ago are two of the most iconic...

Brief History of Tattoos

If you are curious about the history of tattoo as a practice in the world, you might just be surprised by how far back...

Complete History of Gondwana land

Gondwana or Gondwanaland was a supercontinent that existed from the Neoproterozoic (about 550 million years ago) until the Jurassic (about 180 million years ago). Origin of concept Distribution of four Permian and...

How did crocodiles survive in dinosaur’s world

This is according to a study that shows for the first time how these reptiles evolved in a dinosaur dominated world.  Today, most modern crocodiles...

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