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Aspasia; an impious prostitute? Wearing a saffron outer garment and her hair modestly veiled, Aspasia stands with Perikles and admires the Parthenon (west) frieze where Pheidias points out relevant details. So did Lawrence Alma-Tadema depict Aspasia in 1869 in his oil painting, Pheidias and the Frieze of the Parthenon. She is not depicted here as a hetaira but as Perikles’ mistress; she is a respectable woman (with veiled hair), except that perhaps the saffron dress…

Werewolf The legends about werewolves go back thousands of years. werewolf is a very fierce animal part that was caused by some natural or very evil force for some reason. These are large, half-human, and half-wolf creatures that walk by their back feet. They are in human form on normal days and return to their evil form on the day of the full moon. Often even at that time, they have no control or memory…

The Sri Lankan Deity At The British Museum | Tara The histories of nations and civilizations are contained in the art, architecture and artefacts of their people — however, colonial interventions have resulted in so many of these pieces of history being removed and moved far away from their places of origin. Sri Lanka is no stranger to this; many of the island’s ancient treasures have been carried off across the seas to Britain, or…

Was Noah an Alien? Qumran in Palestine in 1946. In the desert region, 10 miles east of Jerusalem, a desert shepherd left his flock and went astray in search of sheep and goats. While walking along the slopes, the shepherd saw a cave in the distance. He threw a stone into the cave and heard the sound of clay breaking. He went to look for the cause of the noise and found a jar containing…

CLASSICAL GREECE – PROSTITUTES AND THE GODS Women, in general, appear to have been marginalised in many ancient Greek societies – though this has been exaggerated by many scholars – but even amongst women, some groups were more marginalised than others. These include poor but free women, slave women, free but foreign women, and prostitutes, who could be poor and wealthy, free and slave, and were generally foreign, though occasionally citizen girls must have fallen…

The girl who fought against the Nazis until her last breath: Lepa Radic It is Not a lie to claim that the number of young lives taken mercilessly under the orders of Adolf Hitler is still uncountable. If those names were added to a list “Anne Frank” will be above the top of them. This article is not about Anne Frank, but also another name of another that should be among the top. Lepa Radic, a…

The beginning of Norse mythology (Nσɾʂҽ Mყƚԋσʅσɠყ) Norwegian mythologies originated with the beliefs and cults of the then Scandinavian Vikings. ( Norway, Sweden, Denmark in present )in this letter let’s see how it is mentioned in Norwegian mythologies about the way universe is begun. Initially, there were blank called Ginnungagap. It was the border that separated the land of fire Muspelheim and the land of snow Niflheim. But the snow with the Niflheim was moving…

Jack the ripper is one of the most famous ( more like infamous) serial killers in world history. Jack commits five murders in 1888, terrorizing the city of London, and then goes on forever. Who is he Why did he commit this murder? Why did he suddenly stop killing? The question is still a mystery. You may remember we brought you an article by Jack the ripper that covers all of that. But this story…

Prometheus was a titan made humans by clay according to Greek myths. But Prometheus cunningly acted as a mediator in the question of what people should offer to the Greek gods or Olympians. So Zeus, the chief of the Greek gods, was asked to place two offerings in front of him and choose one of them, after which the offering would continue to be offered by the humans. Zeus agreed and Prometheus prepared two offerings…

La Llorona means “crying woman” in Spanish. La Llorona is said to be seen at Cinnamon Canons in Mexico and the US. She has a very beautiful appearance and long black hair. It is said that this soul, who wanders the reservoirs, murders children by drowning them. This soul is also known as the ” woman in white”. Souls like these claimed to be found in some places but no one knows the origin of…