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25 08, 2017

History of Sukkot – Jewish holidays

By |2019-10-13T08:30:58-07:00August 25th, 2017|Religion, West Asia|0 Comments

History of Sukkot- a Sukkah - a temporary house just for the holiday When did Sukkot get started? People along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea first began celebrating Sukkot probably at least six thousand years ago, when they were beginning to be farmers. History of farming History of the Jews Stone [...]

22 07, 2017

History of Indian medicine

By |2019-09-15T07:00:43-07:00July 22nd, 2017|India|5 Comments

Indian medicine: the Atharva Veda manuscript: an Indian medical book Early Indian medicine Medicine got an early start in India. Even in the Stone Age, about 5000 BC, dentists at Mehrgahr were drilling people's teeth. They tried to fix people's cavities. That's in the Indus River Valley (now in Pakistan). Where is Mehrgahr? History of medicine The [...]

22 06, 2017

Where do oranges and lemons come from?

By |2019-09-14T06:38:36-07:00June 22nd, 2017|China|8 Comments

Oranges and lemons come from earlier fruits; this is a type of citron called Buddha's Hand Wild ancestors of oranges and lemons The first wild ancestors of oranges and lemons probably evolved in Australia and New Guinea. The first people probably began eating them soon after they arrived in Australia, about 30,000 BC. [...]