The great Roman philosopher Cicero popularized the parable behind the sword of Damocles through his book ‘Tusculan Disputations.’ (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

A Profound Lesson: The Sword of Damocles

It was the great Roman philosopher Cicero who popularized the parable behind the sword of Damocles through his book Tusculan Disputations. The story has its origins in the palace of Dionysius, the tyrannical king who reigned over Syracuse between the…

Communism, the offspring of Karl Marx, is the most evil ideology present in the world. (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

Karl Marx: The Hater of Families

Communism, the offspring of Karl Marx, is the most evil ideology present in the world. Its underlying theme is one of deception. Any order or goodness present in society is something the communists must first get rid of to establish…

The ancients believed that to escape plagues, it was necessary for one to sincerely confess their sins to God and repent. (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

How Did the Ancients Cope With Plagues?

The ancients believed that to escape a plague, it was necessary for one to sincerely confess their sins to God and repent. In modern times, people speak of “raising their vibration.” And the steps required to reach such a level…

Male beauty was highly valued by the ancient Greeks. (Image:  pixabay /  CC0 1.0)

Beauty Standards in the Ancient World

Beauty standards are not permanent. What was considered beautiful thousands of years ago may not be viewed the same today. What is beautiful for one civilization may not be considered so in another. Understanding how diverse the idea of beauty…

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Greed Can Ruin a Person’s Destiny

There is a legend about a once-famous painter. He wanted to make the Buddha and demons the subjects of his paintings, but since he did not know what they looked…

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A Profound Lesson: The Sword of Damocles

It was the great Roman philosopher Cicero who popularized the parable behind the sword of Damocles through his book Tusculan Disputations. The story has its origins in the palace of…

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Karl Marx: The Hater of Families

Communism, the offspring of Karl Marx, is the most evil ideology present in the world. Its underlying theme is one of deception. Any order or goodness present in society is…

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How Did the Ancients Cope With Plagues?

The ancients believed that to escape a plague, it was necessary for one to sincerely confess their sins to God and repent. In modern times, people speak of “raising their…

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Beauty Standards in the Ancient World

Beauty standards are not permanent. What was considered beautiful thousands of years ago may not be viewed the same today. What is beautiful for one civilization may not be considered…

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Fossil Skull Casts Doubt Over Modern Human Ancestry

Griffith University scientists have led an international team to date the skull of an early human found in Africa, potentially upending human evolution knowledge with their discovery. The Broken Hill…

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Why Is Skullcap Also Known as Hanxin Grass?

Skullcap, or Scutellaria, is a plant of the Labiatae family. According to traditional Chinese medicine, the dried aerial part of Skullcap is capable of clearing heat and detoxifying, promoting blood…

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A Look Inside Studios of Ancient Chinese Scholars

In ancient China, scholars were held in high regard. They often maintained their own studios. The scholars stored several items that were considered necessary for their profession. The objects’ quality…

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Prehistoric Hyenas and Humans Share Migration Patterns

New research into the evolutionary history and prehistoric migrations of hyenas reveals surprising similarities between hyenas and prehistoric humans. The results from the University of Copenhagen and University of Potsdam…

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2 Stories of Wisdom

In life, being able to remain calm is not only a kind of wisdom, but also a kind of resilience. Learning to keep calm is a valuable asset. It will…