October 19, 2014
general-westergaard:

King Ernest Augustus I of Hanover by George Dawe. 1828. 

general-westergaard:

King Ernest Augustus I of Hanover by George Dawe. 1828. 

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October 19, 2014
goutsoullac:

Planets names after Father Cyrus, and our Great Achaemenid Kings and Queens: 7209 Cyrus (3523 P-L) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1960. 7210 Darius (6555 P-L) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1960. 7211 Xerxes (1240 T-1) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1971. 7212 Artaxerxes (2155 T-2) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1973. 831 Stateira (wife of Artaxerxes II) discovered in 1916. 888 Parysatis (wife of Darius II; mother of Artaxerxes II) a minor planet orbiting the Sun discovered in 1918. Love you our great Ancestors!!

goutsoullac:

Planets names after Father Cyrus, and our Great Achaemenid Kings and Queens:
7209 Cyrus (3523 P-L) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1960.
7210 Darius (6555 P-L) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1960.
7211 Xerxes (1240 T-1) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1971.
7212 Artaxerxes (2155 T-2) a main-belt asteroid discovered in 1973.
831 Stateira (wife of Artaxerxes II) discovered in 1916.
888 Parysatis (wife of Darius II; mother of Artaxerxes II) a minor planet orbiting the Sun discovered in 1918.

Love you our great Ancestors!!

October 19, 2014

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October 18, 2014
serbia-rising:

Đorđe Petrović Karađorđe, leader of the First Serbian Uprising that aimed at liberating Serbia from the Ottoman Empire (1804–1813)

serbia-rising:

Đorđe Petrović Karađorđe, leader of the First Serbian Uprising that aimed at liberating Serbia from the Ottoman Empire (1804–1813)

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October 18, 2014
thebubblingcauldron:

Icelandic Runic Stave Aegishjalmur - This bindrune is known as Aegishjalmur, the Helm of Awe, or the Helm of Terror. It is used as a symbol of protection. It was used to protect and dominate in battle, protect against the abuse of power, as well as used to instil fear in your enemies, as well as conquer fear in your own mind.

thebubblingcauldron:

Icelandic Runic Stave Aegishjalmur - This bindrune is known as Aegishjalmur, the Helm of Awe, or the Helm of Terror. It is used as a symbol of protection. It was used to protect and dominate in battle, protect against the abuse of power, as well as used to instil fear in your enemies, as well as conquer fear in your own mind.

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October 18, 2014

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October 18, 2014
history-in-pictures:

 Peter the Great by Sergei Kirillov. (1982-1984), oil on canvas

history-in-pictures:

 Peter the Great by Sergei Kirillov. (1982-1984), oil on canvas

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October 18, 2014
thuleitalia:

Ludwig Hohlweinhttp://galleria.thule-italia.com/ludwig-hohlwein/

thuleitalia:

Ludwig Hohlweinhttp://galleria.thule-italia.com/ludwig-hohlwein/

October 18, 2014

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October 18, 2014

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