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paganism among the Slavs

Paganism among the Slavs: what and in whom did our ancestors believe?

Paganism among the Slavs was the main religion until the adoption of Christianity in the 10th century. But here it is immediately worth mentioning the fact that the process of adopting a new faith took a very long time, many people did not want to ...
Middle Ages in Belarus

Legendary era - Middle Ages in Belarus

The Middle Ages in Belarus is a large layer of the history of our country, which was full of many political, cultural, social, military and other events. In this material we will try to talk about the most significant among them. Facts and dates...
fortresses of germany

Famous castles and fortresses in Germany

Fortresses and castles are romantic and exciting witnesses of bygone times. True, there are buildings among them that collapsed over time, but still many of them survived or were re-built and restored. On the...
Books about the Middle Ages

Fiction books about the Middle Ages

Fiction books about the Middle Ages Books about the Middle Ages may not be all that popular. But we are sure that they will have their own fans and an army of fans. After all, it is much more interesting to learn the history of the Middle Ages from fiction, ...

Who are the Comprachicos? And the history of the circus "freaks"

This could be fantasy if it weren't true. Who are the Comprachicos? The term "compracikos" first appeared in Victor Hugo's novel The Man Who Laughs. The preface of this work reveals the whole essence of the craft of these people. Verbatim...
Historical series list of the best

Historical series to watch!

The best historical series for connoisseurs Some people love science fiction, others do not like war films, others cannot live a day without multi-episode melodramas, and the fourth always has historical series in their open tabs. Exactly...
historical films about the Middle Ages

The best historical films about the Middle Ages

Historical films about the Middle Ages are one of the most favorite topics among cinema fans. After all, this movie often combines many genres. This is drama, and adventure, and military themes, and even mysticism. One...
Our Grunwald 2020

How the festival “Our Grunwald” was held in Dudutki: video of the battle

Last, penultimate weekend in July, the tenth anniversary festival “Our Grunwald 2018” took place - a reconstruction of a large-scale medieval battle and, of course, the concert "Feast after the Battle". As before, the festival is dedicated to the military and secular culture of our ancestors, and the main place...
viking books

Learn about Vikings from books

Fascinating books about the Vikings The theme of the Scandinavian conquerors is of interest to many nations. Their way of life and customs, cruelty and courage, heritage and history attract more than one generation. You can get into their minds with the help of a book. Historical novels and...
Viking Road Festival 2018 Drakkar

Films about brave and cruel Vikings

Historical films about the Vikings Bold sailors and cruel warriors, whose appearance instilled fear in many peoples of Europe. The Viking Age is known as a time of plunder, raids and merciless murders. Heavy swords and axes, ships and the sea are...

Svisloch – what to see in the ancient town?

Svisloch is one of the small towns in the Grodno region, located near the border with Poland. The history of this place is rich and eventful, taking its toll...

Castles and palaces of Belarus, which everyone should visit

The castles of Belarus keep the centuries-old history of our country and attract many tourists, travelers and admirers of antiquity from all over the world. Of course, due to...

Chapel of the Soltanovs and the tombstone of the Reitanovs in Lyakhovichi

At the entrance to Lyakhovichi, from the Baranovichi side, attention is drawn to a large cemetery where curious ruins can be seen. Upon closer inspection, it turns out that this is the Soltanov chapel-tomb...

TOP 55 apps and websites for travelers 2024

If you're planning a vacation, these travel apps and websites will help you plan your trip. The list will include convenient search engines for hotels, ...
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