Ubasute, an alleged common custom in ancient Japan, involved transporting elderly family members to mountains and then abandoning them. The idea was for the elderly to die on these mountain tops.
The tomb of Qin Shi Huang, the First Emperor of China, has never been excavated. Is this because there is a curse on those who enter the tomb or are there more scientific, practical reasons?
A large part of King Shivaji's army consisted of Muslims. This is a short introduction to the contribution of Muslims in the mission of the great king Shivaji (1630-1674)
A brief biography about the Tiger of Kai Takeda Shingen.
Insights into the customs and traditions of the Peranakans, the fascinating straits born Chinese community.
TOP 10 JAPANESE HISTORICAL FIGURES There are some historical figures that everybody in Japan knows. Some are shoguns, some are writers, and some are princes. Here’s a rundown of the top ten people you should know if...
Sacred Rituals performed by the samurai warriors including Art, Karma and the final ritual.
A research paper examining the curious and complex history of silk production in China and the spread of silk to western cultures over time.
The transformation of Japanese dress at the end of the Classical Period was gradual, but profound. Today, we will examine kimono in the time of the Shogun and samurai.
There is a close relation between Rajputs and Jainism. Many Rajput dynasties were followers and supporters this faith. That is why Jainism get flourished In Rajput era. On the other hand, most of the Jains from...