Superstitions

Knock on wood is one of the most ancient superstitions. More cavemen knew that when you come to knock on wood, it has tumbled down from the tree tasty food: apples, coconuts, bird houses … Knocked sturdy items that were on hand — stones, axes or head. Knocking on wood for a long time been the most popular way to get food. As long as someone did not think to knock on a mammoth. [Cut] spit three times over his shoulder. This is the way American Indians expelled from their land of evil spirits (later known as "Americans"). Indians spitting

Continue reading Superstitions

Superstitions

Knock on wood is one of the most ancient superstitions. More cavemen knew that when you come to knock on wood, it has tumbled down from the tree tasty food: apples, coconuts, bird houses … Knocked sturdy items that were on hand — stones, axes or head. Knocking on wood for a long time been the most popular way to get food. As long as someone did not think to knock on a mammoth. [Cut] spit three times over his shoulder. This is the way American Indians expelled from their land of evil spirits (later known as "Americans"). Indians spitting

Continue reading Superstitions

Not accepted …

In Norway, made to give way to older persons in traffic. It is believed that this you emphasize their physical superiority.

In the States, is not accepted to pay for the woman in the restaurant. It is believed that these men stress their financial supremacy.

China has taken slurp away, otherwise the owners may find it tasteless concoctions. China has quietly — to insult the owners and chefs. A slap sauce tablecloth after a meal — a confirmation that you ate with gusto and you it was delicious.

China has not taken to bring flowers hostess. It is believed

Continue reading Not accepted …

The mysterious mirror

20.02.2004

20.02.2004

—>

Most real magic mirror looks like this: a small bronze disc with one side polished and the other — shows some drawing. For example, the figure of the Buddha in the lotus position. The author saw it with my own eyes: the Japanese mirror, made at the end of XVIII century. And magic is

Continue reading The mysterious mirror

Healing Stones. To cleanse the body and mind

26.03.2004

26.03.2004

—>

The extraordinary beauty of the stone peridot has an amazing olive-green color. In fact, it is a silicate of magnesium and iron from dark yellow to dark green varying degrees of transparency, until opaque. Highly transparent samples of green with a yellow tint called chrysolites. Olivine, used

Continue reading Healing Stones. To cleanse the body and mind

From the history of the cucumber in Russia

Chief Lukhovitskii cucumber. Photo: fotki.yandex.ru

Cucumber — annual herb. Family — pumpkin, race — Cucumber. View — ordinary cucumber (Cucumis sativus). Immediate family: pumpkin, melon, squash, watermelon. In terms of botany, cucumber should treat … berries (fruit type is defined as a melon or false berry), but, nevertheless, with a culinary point of view cucumber usually perceived by us as a vegetable.

Cucumber is known as a vegetable for thousands of years. His birthplace — tropical and subtropical areas of India and China, where it still grows wild in the woods, throwing trees like vine.

It is

Continue reading From the history of the cucumber in Russia

Not accepted …

In Norway, made to give way to older persons in traffic. It is believed that this you emphasize their physical superiority.

In the States, is not accepted to pay for the woman in the restaurant. It is believed that these men stress their financial supremacy.

China has taken slurp away, otherwise the owners may find it tasteless concoctions. China has quietly — to insult the owners and chefs. A slap sauce tablecloth after a meal — a confirmation that you ate with gusto and you it was delicious.

China has not taken to bring flowers hostess. It is believed

Continue reading Not accepted …

Traditional Russian culture. The history of the universe. Golden path of spiritual ascent

Photo from: torrentino.com

How lived the ancient Slavs and Aryans, we can learn from ancient texts, such as the Russian Veda. Slavic-Aryan Vedas written on gold plates over 40,000 years ago. They set out the history of settlement of the Earth, knowledge of the laws of nature, the commandments of our ancestors and forecasts for the future events. Although these sacred texts were for a long time, now they are made public and available for inspection to the public.

Old Russian people believed that the most supreme God Ra-Ha-M (Sanskrit Bramha) created the world and its three aspects:

Continue reading Traditional Russian culture. The history of the universe. Golden path of spiritual ascent

That is closer to us: Feng Shui or traditions of their ancestors?

23.11.2004

23.11.2004

—>

In recent years, this phrase has become very fashionable — it simply by hearing from avid gardeners. In fact, it is translated from Chinese means "wind and water". Feng Shui — the ancient Chinese art of arranging the surroundings — home, garden plot, office. Established a whole

Continue reading That is closer to us: Feng Shui or traditions of their ancestors?

Ghosts of twins — harbingers of death

September 27, 2012 0:16

Apparition of a living person — it is an exact copy, even the details of the clothing.

Doubles are of two types: 1) an omen of death; 2) products of bi-location, or projections that occur when a person is in a state of "alienation" (both conscious and unconscious).

Belief that twins are harbingers of death, common in Britain and other European countries. In English, this phenomenon, in addition to words boiYe, also denoted words wraith, fetch, waff, fye, swarth and task. The corresponding German term — Doppelganger.

Doubles Harbinger death, people usually see at some

Continue reading Ghosts of twins — harbingers of death

SQL - 20 | 1,652 сек. | 7.26 МБ