The Chinese culture remained a dream of their influence; on one nomadism was to occur in the steppes of Western Asia and Eastern Europe, not in Siberia. Ancient Sumerian cultural state, Babylonia, already 3,000 years BC it was conquered by the Semitic nomads; then winners and losers are gradually mixed up and subsequently acted on the stage of history under the name of Babylonians. Other Semites firmly to the nomadic pastoral way of life, which is so poetically depicted in the ancient biblical stories. Even grander was the first appearance on the historical stage of the Aryan nomads. The old controversial question about the origin of the Aryans, in fact, impossible to answer, because the whole question is wrong: it intertwined two completely different issues, namely the question of where did the blond or at least white head, most of which are currently being used by the Aryan dialects, and the question of the origin of the Aryan language. We talked about the first question: the white dolichocephaly that’s the human race, which was formed under the influence of cold climate from the long-headed race, has spread across Europe and much of Asia since the time of the diluvium.
The original Aryan language, as it is established linguists, Continue reading
Prepared by a team of Russian and Mongolian scientists the monograph introduces the reader to a unique representative of the world fauna – wild Bactrian camel (Hautacam), living in the desert regions of Central Asia. He is listed in the international Red list of IUCN, where identified as being in critical danger (Critically Endangered), and also in Appendix I of CITES.
This monograph summarizes the preliminary result of long-term studies of wild camels, conducted by scientists from different countries, starting with N. M. Przhevalsky. Based on existing literature and results of own field studies in the deserts of Mongolia, the authors made a successful attempt systematic presentation of the accumulated world science materials.
The book consists of three chapters, whose subject-matter made in its subtitle. Giving in the introduction a brief overview of the history Continue reading
Wedding traditions around the world (17 photos) – the Most interesting facts. Interesting facts. All the fun in the world
We have repeatedly talked about the wedding traditions of different countries of the world in category all about love . But this time I’ll show you the most integral traditions of different peoples of the world in this wonderful event.
1. A Pakistani wedding.
A few days before the wedding the Pakistani bride’s hands are decorated with henna designs. This is done specially, for the mehndi ceremony, rite, which according to legends was supposed to bring luck in his future family.
Korean bride and groom in traditional wedding attire. Two thousand years later there is a wedding custom according to which newlyweds in Korea dressed in hanbok, traditional Korean costume of bright colors and simple lines.
Moroccan brides usually wear ornate caftans and lots of jewelry. In Morocco the bride and all the women invited to the wedding, decorate hands with henna designs.
4. A Scottish wedding.
All men are invited to the wedding ceremony, wearing a traditional Scottish highland dress: kilts of wool plaid fabric – tartan, jackets and long socks.
5. The wedding is a Yoruba (Nigeria ).
During the wedding ceremony of Yoruba, before driving the bride, hidden under a veil, the groom and his friends prostrate themselves before members of the family Continue reading