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The Crab and the Crane – Jataka Tales

By |2019-04-04T06:25:18-07:00July 20th, 2017|India, Literature|

A crane in India A Buddhist story Crane was very greedy, and not very honest. He wanted to eat all the fish in his little pond, so he thought of a trick. More Jataka tales More India stories What is Buddhism? All our India articles Crane wants to help the fish "There's a [...]

History of fishing – fishing nets, shellfish, boats

By |2018-11-27T08:18:00-07:00June 12th, 2017|Africa, Economy, Food|

When did people start fishing? History of fishing: Stone carving of a fish (San Francisco, ca. 7000 BC) People probably began fishing in Africa, very early on in human history. Neanderthals were fishing by about 200,000 BC. Modern humans were gathering shellfish at Blombos Cave in South Africa by about 100,000 BC. Early [...]