Anasazi – Mystery Of A Vanished Tribe

Who were the Anasazi? Why did they disappear? Where did they go? If you are familiar with the mysterious First Nation tribe from approximately 500-1200 CE, then you may be curious about their full story. Recent archaeological finds suggest that cannibalism played a role in the life, and perhaps decline, of the Anasazi. But were […]

Ancient Mayan Remains Found In Mexico

Some readers will be familiar with the Mayans from the fantastic Mel Gibson movie, Apocalypto, in which the lead protagonist was from that people. They were an ancient and storied civilization whose ways are still being examined and discovered. Many myths are associated with the Mayans, especially surrounding astronomy at which they excelled. The turn […]

Sikhism – India’s Expression

The Indian subcontinent is the birthplace of a number of the world’s great religions and Sikhism is one of them. It’s commonly regarded as a monotheistic faith founded around 1500 by Guru Nanak Dev. He was the first of the ‘Ten Gurus’ or spiritual leaders of the Sikhs. Today, Sikhism has approximately 27 million adherents […]

Hinduism – World’s Oldest Continuing Religion

Hinduism has been around for a very long time in one guise or another. It is one of the most popular religions in the world with approximately 900+million practitioners. It is a diverse faith with no point of origin and no founder. It simply appeared organically and evolved over thousands of years. It is closely […]

Maha Arabic Lesson – How To State Your Marital Status

In this lesson, the wonderful Maha instructs us on the ways to state your marital status. We learn how to tell someone if we are married or single or divorced or even engaged. It’s interesting to hear how there is no word for either boyfriend or girlfriend due to cultural disapproval. There are words for […]

Amazighs (Berbers) – The White Tribe Of Africa

Although more commonly known as the Berbers, the Amazighs of North Africa are regarded as the only ‘White’ Tribe of Africa. They have an ancient culture that has been somewhat overlooked by most. It appears to have been the expansion of the Arab world into the region in 652 AD that placed great pressure upon […]