Hinduism

History of Hinduism Origins of HinduismMost scholars believe Hinduism started somewhere between 2300 B.C. and 1500 B.C. in the Indus Valley, near modern-day Pakistan. But …

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Plebeians

History of Plebeians The term plebeian referred to all free Roman citizens who were not members of the patrician, senatorial or equestrian classes. Plebeians were …

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Silla

History of Silla According to Korean records, Silla was founded by Bak Hyeokgeose of Silla in 57 BCE, around present-day Gyeongju. Hyeokgeose is said to …

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Eridu

History of Eridu What is the brief history of Eridu? Founded in circa 5400 BCE, Eridu was thought to have been created by the gods …

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Hanuman

History of Hanuman Hanuman was the son of Vayu, the god of the wind, and Anjana, a celestial nymph. You’re probably wondering how the son …

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Midas

History of Midas Midas, in Greek and Roman legend, a king of Phrygia, known for his foolishness and greed. The stories of Midas, part of …

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Piraeus

History of Piraeus Piraeus has a long recorded history, dating to ancient Greece. The city was largely developed in the early 5th century BC, when …

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Epicurus

History of Epicurus Epicurus, (born 341 bc, Samos, Greecedied 270, Athens), Greek philosopher, author of an ethical philosophy of simple pleasure, friendship, and retirement. He …

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Burial

History of Burial Burial methods. In many cultures, human corpses were usually buried in soil. The roots of burial as a practice reach back into …

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