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    Polish Vang stave church

    This amazing piece of architecture is a Vang stave church (Polish: Świątynia Wang), which is a stave church which was bought by the famous Prussian King and transferred from Vang located in Norway and re-erected in 1842 in Brückenberg near Krummhübel in Germany, now Karpacz in the Karkonosze mountains of our beloved Poland. The church […] More

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    Through Ancient Slavic North

    Through Ancient Slavic North – Finally in Russia a large military reconstruction is taking place and it’s name is “Times And Epochs”, it is taking place in the Kolomenskoye estate, a unique historic place in the most scenic corner of Moscow. This cool and unique project is planned to unite the entire chronological retrospective from […] More

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    Link between Viking Rurik father of the Rus and symbol of Ukraine

    House of Rurik symbol – Trident, according to the most likely interpretation, is a symbol of the origin of Vladimir Rurikovich from Svyatoslav and housekeeper Malusha, and third prong in it – the “servile” sign, which Vladimir but proudly included in his coat of arms. The reverse side has another image – the falcon with […] More

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    Ushkuyniks – pirates from Novgorod

    The ushkuiniks (Russian: ушкуйники) (from old-Rus. Ushkuy – marine or river sailing-rowing vessel) or povolniks (Russian: повольники) were members of the armed squads in Novgorod and Vyatka Lands XIV-XV centuries. According to common opinion the formation of ushkuyniki brigades was associated with the seizure of land in the north and commercial and piratical expeditions to […] More