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Art of the Day – 12/20/16 (The Daughters Of Pelichtim, Paul Serusier)

Daily Artwork — “The Daughters of Pelichtim, Paul Serusier, 1908”

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1980 — The Daughters of Pelichtim.  Oil on Canvas.  Synthetism style. Paul Serusier (1864-1927).  Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France.
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Posted by on December 20, 2016 in Daily Art

 

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The Greek and Roman Gods – Infographic

Greek and Roman Gods

The Greek and Roman gods have been the inspiration for thousands of years of art, literature, and music.  It is amazing to see how the literally hundreds of gods worshiped by these cultures are inter-related and serve many similar functions.  Today’s infographic features the most prominent of the gods — the Olympians. [VIA]

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Posted by on March 27, 2014 in Infographics

 

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Photo of the Day – 3/13/13 (Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran)

Daily Photo — “Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran”

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Posted by on March 13, 2013 in Daily Photo

 

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Photo of the Day – 3/7/13 (Gopuram at Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai, India)

Daily Photo — “Gopuram at Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai, India”

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Posted by on March 7, 2013 in Daily Photo

 

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Electing a New Pope — Infographic

The Election of the Pope

At 8 pm Rome time Pope Benedict XVI will step down, beginning the ancient tradition of the Conclave of the Cardinals to elect his successor.  Today’s infographic breaks down some of the numbers and facts about the Conclave and this process and also highlights some of the Cardinals considered to be Benedict’s likely successor. [VIA: Al Jazeera News]

 
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Posted by on February 28, 2013 in Infographics

 

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Video of the Day – 2/21/13 (How to Become Pope)

Daily Video — How to Become Pope (or How a Pope is Elected)

With the announcement of Pope Benedict XVI that he will resign his position on February 28, the question of how a new Pope will be elected comes to the forefront again.  Explaining this ancient tradition with a little humor and animation, today’s video explains the process from being a priest and rising to the position of the Pontiff as well as some of the titles, duties, and obligations of the other members of the Church hierarchy involved in the process.

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Posted by on February 21, 2013 in Daily Video

 

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Photo of the Day — 1/24/13 (Zayed Mosque)

Daily Photo — Zayed Mosque

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  (Photo credit: Nawfal Jassim Jirjees)
 
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Posted by on January 24, 2013 in Daily Photo

 

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