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Yahweh – The Creator of the Cosmos

By |2020-02-05T03:58:45+03:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yahweh was the national god of the kingdoms of Israel (Samaria) and Judah. His origins reach at least to the early Iron Age and apparently to the Late Bronze, and in the oldest biblical literature, he is a storm-and-warrior deity who leads the heavenly army [...]

The Black Stone of Mecca: History and Symbolism

By |2019-01-02T04:24:09+03:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

The Black Stone is a rock set into the eastern corner of the Kaaba, the ancient building located in the center of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is revered by Muslims as an Islamic relic which, according to Muslim tradition, dates back [...]