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How Is a Claddagh Ring Worn?

How Is a Claddagh Ring Worn?

An Irish tradition of more than 300 years shows the love a beloved gives to a loved one. The Claddagh ring is given in marriage and in friendship and can symbolize love, friendship, loyalty and faith.......[Read More]
Tourist Attractions In Poland

Tourist Attractions In Poland

If you're visiting Poland you would not require a Polish passport nor would you be needed to possess Polish citizenship however , you will be required to have and present one from the nation where ... ......[Read More]
Traditional Saris

Traditional Saris

Nothing represents the traditional or modern Indian woman like the sari (sometimes spelled "saree" or "seeree"). It remains the most popular woman's garment in India and has gained popularity in the West due to its elegance and graceful style.......[Read More]
Samurai Physical Training

Samurai Physical Training

Samurai and their masters, the daimyo and the shogun, made up the warrior caste in medieval Japan and dominated the social and political development of that country for hundreds of years. In addition to Zen Buddhism and Bushido, which was the ethical code of the samurai, they also studied Kendo, or ......[Read More]
How to Enter a Canada Postal Code the Correct Way

How to Enter a Canada Postal Code the Correct Way

Sending mail to Canada follows a common postal procedure, where the recipient address is formatted similarly to United States addresses. The only difference is the postal code. Canadian postal codes are divided into two sections of three characters. The postal code is composed of both numbers and le......[Read More]
Valuable History Of Punk Records

Valuable History Of Punk Records

The 70's was when the original punk was discovered. It was the time of punk records [http://punkermentality.com/] hitting almost every household. If that stage of punk was the only thing you are familiar with, you ... ......[Read More]
Samurai Sword Fighting Lessons

Samurai Sword Fighting Lessons

Samurai sword, or katana, fighting lessons can be divided up into three main schools of martial arts. They are kenjutsu, kendo and iaido. These three forms of are the three fundamental styles of katana fighting, and all emphasize a different aspect to fighting with a katana. For all of these styles ......[Read More]
An Asian Wedding Directory – All The Information You May Need For Your Chinese Wedding In Just One

An Asian Wedding Directory – All The Information You May Need For Your Chinese Wedding In Just One

More and more people are interested in having wedding ceremonies that are based on an exotic culture. Whether it is because they have visited a certain country and this has left an impression on them, ... ......[Read More]
The History of the Osage Indians in Missouri

The History of the Osage Indians in Missouri

One of the earliest records of settlers in Missouri involved the Osage Indians. This American Indian Siouan-language tribe was first written about in the 1600s, when explorers documented their discovery of tribes across the United States. Most of the Osage activity was recorded in Missouri and Arkan......[Read More]
About Ethnographic Observation

About Ethnographic Observation

Ethnography is the study of living cultures, and ethnographic observation is concerned with the methods of ethnography. Ethnographers use the method of participant observation to study a given society. They both observe and participate in the culture of their research.......[Read More]
Tools of the Nevada Indians

Tools of the Nevada Indians

The major tribes of what is now Nevada--the Washoe, Shoshone and Paiute--were primarily hunter-gatherers because the harsh environment was not supportive of agriculture. These tribes made tools using available organic materials, most often bone, wood and stone; they also used obsidian to craft some ......[Read More]
Pet Monuments Near Sterling Heights, Michigan

Pet Monuments Near Sterling Heights, Michigan

In many homes, pets are considered members of the family.boy visiting a cemetery for pets image by L. Shat from Fotolia.comThe loss of a pet can be devastating. Choosing a monument to remember your pet can help with the healing process and provide a designated grave site to visit. Pet.........[Read More]
About Indian Reservations in Texas

About Indian Reservations in Texas

In the time before the white man knew of the land that was to become Texas, many Indian tribes made their homes there. The Kiowas, Comanche, Apache, Wichita and other tribes each had its own territory. Today there are just three reservations that are recognized by the federal government. But they......[Read More]
The Disadvantages of Surveillance Networks

The Disadvantages of Surveillance Networks

A surveillance network is a web of individuals and technology that conducts surveillance to prevent, or at least record, criminal activity. Whether it's all of the closed circuit cameras in retail establishments, or the huge monitoring systems of security companies, there are a lot of potential disa......[Read More]
What Jobs Did Asians Have in the 1800's?

What Jobs Did Asians Have in the 1800's?

Asians immigrating to America during the 19th century faced racist attitudes from white Americans, poor working conditions and government legislation designed to limit their opportunities. Despite these obstacles, Asian immigrants continued to flock to the U.S. in search of a better life. Lured by t......[Read More]
Tools Used in the Construction of the Great Pyramid

Tools Used in the Construction of the Great Pyramid

King Khufu's Great Pyramid at Giza is the largest of the original Seven Wonders of the World, but the exact methods used in its construction are shrouded in mystery. However, archaeologists believe that the original builders used copper chisels, wooden and bronze levers and copper alloy saws. The py......[Read More]
How to Donate Musical Instruments to Charity

How to Donate Musical Instruments to Charity

Musical instruments are created for people to play and enjoy. Rather than allow an instrument to lie unused and gather dust, it makes sense to pass it on to a worthy recipient. Many budding musicians are unable to purchase the instruments they need to hone their skills. Recognizing the need to encou......[Read More]
What Countries Did Stalin Invade in WWII?

What Countries Did Stalin Invade in WWII?

Joseph Stalin, the infamous General Secretary of the Communist Party in the Soviet Union, led the U.S.S.R. from 1922 until his death in 1953. Stalin's Soviet aggression and Eastern European conquest began at the onset of World War II. In 1939, Stalin aligned the Soviet Union in a non-aggression pac......[Read More]
History of the Irish Traveller Tinker Gypsy

History of the Irish Traveller Tinker Gypsy

The nomadic people called Travellers originated in Ireland. Though they have previously been referred to as "tinkers," the term is now considered derogatory. They refer to themselves as "Pavee." Their lifestyle has similarities to Roma Gypsies, but they are not the same ethnicity.......[Read More]
Smooth Bore Cannon Advantages

Smooth Bore Cannon Advantages

Smooth-bore cannons have been in use since at least the early 1300s and are believed to have been invented in Europe, although some histories state that hand-cannons were used in 1260 at the Battle of Ain Jalut in the Middle East. Contrary to popular belief, the Chinese invented gunpowder, not smoo......[Read More]