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Mittelalter zum Anfassen in Xanten

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Middle Ages to touch in Xanten
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„Der Donnerstag war super, der Freitag ist gut -- wir haben einfach Glück. Das Mittelalter erlebt derzeit einen Hype mit den vielen Märkten“. Für die ...
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"Thursday was super, the Friday is good - we're just lucky. The middle ages is currently "experiencing a hype with many markets. For the...
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Xanten.   Beim Siegfriedspektakel in Xanten wird die Welt der Gaukler, Musikanten, Drachen und Ritter wieder lebendig. Großer Zuspruch für das Wochenende erwartet Dass ein „Nashorn“ auch musizieren kann, verrieten die ersten Klänge des verkleideten Dudelsackspielers, die die Besucher an der Bühne des Klever Tores sozusagen „begrüßten.“ Ole Böhmer und Jonas Posian waren mit ihren beiden Jungs Luk und Rune von Eckernförde aus aufgebrochen, um das Siegfriedspektakel in Xanten zu erleben. „Wir machen jedes Jahr an Christi Himmelfahrt eine Männertour mit deutscher Geschichte“, sagten die beiden Väter – diesmal war eben Xanten dran. In der Xantener Altstadt werden mehr als 250 bunte Zelte, Handwerkerhütten und Marktstände entlang der Stadtmaue...
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Xanten.   The world of jugglers, musicians, Dragon and Knight comes alive with the spectacle of Siegfried in Xanten. Great reception for the weekend is that a "rhino" also can play music, betrayed the first sounds of the clad bagpipe player who "greeted the visitors at the stage of the Klever door so to speak." OLE Böhmer and Jonas Posian were broken up with her two boys LUK and Rune of Eckernförde out to experience the spectacle of Siegfried in Xanten. "We make a man tour with German history every year on Ascension Day," said the two fathers - this time was just Xanten. There are more than 250 colorful tents, craftsmen huts and stalls along the Stadtmaue in Xanten's old town...
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Heilkräuter zur Rittermusik

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Medicinal herbs to the Knight music
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Der einstündige Rundgang führt durch die Ausstellung "Gärten im Mittelalter". Dabei darf unter anderem an Heilkräutern geschnuppert werden.
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The one-hour guided tour through the exhibition "Gardens in the middle ages". This may be sniffed, inter alia to medicinal herbs.
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Priesterhäuser trennen sich von Funden

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Priest houses separate findings
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... fachmännisch betreute, geleistet hat, konnten die von der Steinzeit bis zum Mittelalter stammenden Raritäten in den Priesterhäusern verbleiben.
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... expertly supervised did could remain the dating from the stone age to the middle ages rarities in the houses of the priests.
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Daniel Jakob kann die Besucher der Priesterhäuser trösten. Die im Kellergang des Museums ausgestellten Exponate verbleiben auch weiterhin in Zwickau. Foto: Andreas Wohland Weil die Stadt Zwickau keinen Mitarbeiter für die Pflege der archäologischen Sammlung mehr hat, geht der Fundus nach Dresden. Von frank dörfelterschienen am 07.05.2016Zwickau. Mit Scherben und Fragmenten müssen sich die Zwickauer Stadträte eher selten befassen, jedenfalls wenn es sich dabei um historische Keramikstücke und Steinwerkzeuge aus dem 11. bis 16 Jahrhundert handelt. Das Thema steht vermutlich auch nur einmal auf der Tagesordnung, denn die Volksvertreter sollen am 10. Mai der Übergabe der archäologischen Sammlung der Priesterhäuser an das Landesamt für Archäo...
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Daniel Jakob can make up for the visitors of the houses of the priests. The exhibits displayed in the basement of the Museum will remain in Zwickau. Photo: Andreas Wohland because the city Zwickau has no staff for the care of the archaeological collection, the collection goes to Dresden. By frank dörfelterschienen on the 07.05.2016Zwickau. The Zwickauer city councils have to deal with shards and fragments rarely, at least if it is historical pieces of pottery and stone tools from the 11th to 16th century. The topic is probably only once on the agenda, because the representatives of the people are on May 10, the handing over of the archaeological collection of the priest houses to the national Office for Archäo...
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The Mogao Grottoes in China, the Legendary Home to a Thousand Buddhas and a Hidden Library

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This chamber was originally constructed as a memorial cave for a local monk on his death in the 9th century AD. Due to the discovery of the cache of ...
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The Mogao Grottoes, known also as the Mogao Caves, the Dunhuang Caves, or the Thousand Buddha Caves, are a network of Buddhist cave temples in China. This site is located near the city of Dunhuang in the northwestern Chinese province of Gansu. This ancient city was once located in an oasis on a strategic point of the ancient Silk Road. Thus, Dunhuang was a center where not only trade, but also cultural, religious, and intellectual exchanges took place. The Mogao Grottoes serve as a testimony to the high level of sophistication that was achieved by Dunhuang during its heyday.   The Legend of Le Zun’s Thousand Buddhas The Mogao Grottoes are famed for their statues and wall paintings, and it is best known for its showcase of a thousand year...
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Polyphonie des spätantiken Christentums«

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Polyphony of late antique Christianity»
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Dies ist das Thema des großen Projekts, das der Althistoriker Hartmut Leppin von der Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt/Main aus seinem mit 2,5 ...
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This is the theme of the big project, that the historian Hartmut Leppin from Goethe University in Frankfurt/Main from his with 2.5...
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Nachrichten > Veranstaltungen »Polyphonie des spätantiken Christentums« Kategorie: Veranstaltungen, Forschung 06.05.2016 -   Uni Frankfurt/Main / CS Das Team von zurzeit sechs Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftlern verschiedener Erfahrungsstufen ist seit einigen Wochen komplett, die Forschungen sind angelaufen, erste Seminare haben stattgefunden Den Gastvortrag der Eröffnungsveranstaltung am kommenden Dienstag hält Dr. Prinz Asfa-Wossen Asserate, Alumnus der Goethe-Universität und Großneffe des letzten äthiopischen Kaisers Haile Selassie. Er spricht über die Geschichte und Gegenwart der Äthiopisch-Orthodoxen Kirche. Die äthiopische Kirche gehört zu den Kirchen, die eine ungewöhnliche Kontinuität zur Antike aufweisen und immer noch leb...
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«News > events» polyphony of late antique Christianity «category: 06.05.2016 - uni Frankfurt/Main / CS has started since the research is complete, a few weeks the team of currently six scientists of various levels of experience events, research, first seminars took place the guest lecture for the opening ceremony next Tuesday Dr. Prince ASFA-Wossen Asserate, an alumnus of the University and grandnephew of the last Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie holding.» He talks about the past and present of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. The Ethiopian church belongs to the churches, have an unusual continuity to the ancient and still live...
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New Getty cave exhibit displays the original global village

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... Cave 285 from the 6th Century and Cave 320 from the 8th Century. ... of the Getty Center exhibit, a 3D presentation of Cave 45, from the 8th Century.
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A bit of China has arrived in Los Angeles, in the form of an extensive exhibit at the Getty Center that recreates an ancient landmark along the legendary Silk Road. The Cave Temples of Dunhuang, also called the Mogao Caves, is a complex of almost 500 caves in northwest China that was active between the 4th and 14th centuries. It’s also a UNESCO World Heritage site. The caves were a thriving center for Buddhism. And as an important stop along the Silk Road, they also became the repository for a huge collection of documents, shrines, art and objects from many other cultures. “A common perception is that globalism is a modern phenomenon,” Thomas Gaehtgens, director of the Getty Research Institute, said at a recent preview of the exhibit. Bu...
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In Search of the Irish Dreamtime: Archaeology and Early Irish Literature by JP Mallory review

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Mallory situates the texts that have come down to us in their learned, scholarly tradition from the 7th-8th century onwards: but an equally venerable ...
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  Book Title:In Search of the Irish Dreamtime: Archaeology & Early Irish Literature ISBN-13:978-0500051849 Author:JP Mallory Publisher: Thames & Hudson Guideline Price:£18.95 JP Mallory describes this book as a companion to his The Origins of the Irish, from 2013, in which he sketched the emergence in the early medieval period of a people who were recognisably Irish. In that book he briefly examined the legendary history of Ireland as written down in early-medieval times by clerical scholars who prized the vernacular traditions of poetry, myth and legend and gave them an honoured place side by side with the Latin learning of the church. He returns to that subject in this latest valuable study written in his characteristic accessible and ...
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New Getty cave exhibit displays the original global village

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... artists from the Dunhuang Academy recreated three caves known as Cave 275 from the 5th Century, Cave 285 from the 6th Century and Cave 320 ...
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A bit of China has arrived in Los Angeles, in the form of an extensive exhibit at the Getty Center that recreates an ancient landmark along the legendary Silk Road. The Cave Temples of Dunhuang, also called the Mogao Caves, is a complex of almost 500 caves in northwest China that was active between the 4th and 14th centuries. It’s also a UNESCO World Heritage site. The caves were a thriving center for Buddhism. And as an important stop along the Silk Road, they also became the repository for a huge collection of documents, shrines, art and objects from many other cultures. “A common perception is that globalism is a modern phenomenon,” Thomas Gaehtgens, director of the Getty Research Institute, said at a recent preview of the exhibit. Bu...
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À Toulouse, le vrai week-end Moyen-Âge

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In Toulouse, the true weekend middle ages
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Et vivent comme au XIIIe siècle. ... ont surtout une particularité : «on mange, on dort, on vit XIIe-XIIIe siècle», comme l'explique Mike qui a participé en ...
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And live as in the 13th century. ... have especially a peculiarity: «we eat, we sleep, we saw 12th-13th century, as explained by Mike who participated in...
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Bataille : les scènes sont soigneusement reconstituées./ Photos DDM Thierry Bordas Sur la prairie des Filtres ce week-end, des passionnés préparent la reconstitution, prévue pour 2018, des 800 ans du Grand Siège de Toulouse. Et vivent comme au XIIIe siècle. Un étrange campement formé d'une vingtaine de tentes blanches a vu le jour depuis jeudi sur les berges de la Garonne à Toulouse, à la prairie des Filtres. Et des soldats en cotte de mailles, plus vrais que nature, croisent le fer sur le gazon. Comme l'an dernier lors du week-end de l'Ascension, une trentaine de passionnés d'histoire préparent le grand rendez-vous prévu pour 2018 par l'association Tolosa 1218-2018 : la reconstitution du Grand Siège de Toulouse qui marque la reprise de ...
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Battle: the scenes are carefully reconstructed. / Photos DDM Thierry blessing on the prairie filters this weekend, enthusiasts are preparing the re-enactment, scheduled for 2018, with 800 years of the Grand headquarters in Toulouse. And live as in the 13th century. A strange formed camp of twenty white tents has emerged since Thursday on the banks of the Garonne in Toulouse, in the prairie filters. And soldiers in chainmail, truer than nature, cross the railway on the grass. As last year during the weekend of Ascension, history enthusiasts 30 preparing the large appointment scheduled for 2018 by l'Association Tolosa 1218-2018: the reconstruction of the Grand headquarters in Toulouse, which marks the resumption of...
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Mont-Saint-Éloi : retour vers l'époque du Moyen-Âge

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Mont-Saint-Eloi: back to the era of the middle ages
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Avec son frère Nino, 10 ans et demi, le garçon découvre en famille ce qu'était la vie au Moyen-Âge. Ils essayent les casques, se font expliquer ...
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With his brother Nino, 10 and a half years, the boy discovers family that was the life in the middle ages. They try helmets, are explain...
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Sacha, bientôt 12 ans, tend la corde de son arbalète et finit par lâcher sa flèche. « C’est un peu dur, mais après quelques essais, ça va. C’est bien. » Avec son frère Nino, 10 ans et demi, le garçon découvre en famille ce qu’était la vie au Moyen-Âge. Ils essayent les casques, se font expliquer « pourquoi les armures étaient si lourdes », caressent le cheval de la troupe des Paladins de la tour Saint-Hilaire, de Rœux, font un duel de chevaliers à l’épée, assistent aux scènes de vie reconstituées… Et, posément, Sacha écrit son prénom en calligraphie, à l’encre « avec un crayon de bois ». Une journée de découverte ludique et instructive. « Les gens partagent notre passion pour l’histoire » Georges Célisse, de la troupe Féal Troppelet, a r...
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Sacha, nearly 12 years, the string of his crossbow and eventually release his arrow. "It's a little hard, but after a few tries, it will. It is ok. "With his brother Nino, 10 years and a half, the boy discovers family that was living in the middle ages. They try helmets, are explaining "why the armor were so heavy," caress the horse of the troupe of the Paladins of the Tower Saint-Hilaire, Rœux, make a duel of Knights sword, were present at the scenes of life restored... And, quietly, Sacha wrote his name in calligraphy, ink "with a pencil. A day of ludic and instructive. «People share our passion for history» Georges Celisse, of the Feal Troppelet troupe, has r...
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