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Magnificent Cathedral City of Milan, founded by.... a Pig!?

Perhaps you may be persuaded to think, as some do, that a Pig should be the symbol of Milan… especially if you are sick of talk about the most beautiful cathedral in Europe being at the centre of Milan at the Piazza del Duomo. 115 kata lagi


St. Denis and Companions, Martyrs

Bishop of Paris, and martyr. Born in Italy, nothing is definitely known of the time or place, or of his early life. His feast is kept on 9 October. 733 kata lagi

Lives Of The Saints

Astronomical Clocks and the Lunar Eclipse

The theme of time continues on my journey through France when I visit the cities of Beauvais and Besancon. For it is in their ancient cathedrals that I discover two amazing accomplishments of engineering. 504 kata lagi


028. Memaafkan is SEDEKAH

Gaul Komunitas Islam ep. 028. Bagi sebagian orang, perilaku marah, dapat dilakukan dalam keseharian; lalu yang dimarahi mendemdam. Padahal Allah س menegaskan dalam Al Quran, sesungguhnya memberi maaf adalah lebih mulia daripada mendemdam. 601 kata lagi


The Discovery of Middle Earth: Mapping the Lost World of the Celts by Graham Robb

An odd book. The author’s main thesis — that the Celts knew enough about geometry and astronomy to align their cities with the path of the sun — is convincing, once his evidence is laid out. 204 kata lagi

Book Reviews

September 52 BC - The Battle of Alesia

This was one of the iconic Roman battles and illustrated the superb generalship of Julius Caesar. 280 kata lagi