Posts by Reanna1 196
May 30, 2017
It was May 30 when Joan of Arc was contemned to burn alive as a heratic!Joan of Arc, also known as the Virgin of Orléans she was born in Dorreum in January 6, 1412 and died in Rouen in May 30 1431). She was a French heroine leader of the French troops in the Hundred Years War against the English in France.At the age of 13, she saw the first of her visions in the garden of her father's home, where Archangel Michael, Agia Margarita and Saint Catherine appeared, and called upon her to take
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May 30, 2017
Thassos is one of the most beautiful islands in Greece! It is located in the North Aegean and is known as the "Emerald of the Aegean".From the absolute whiteness to the waves in the Golden Beach to the pink sunsets in Maries and from the blue waters to the shimmering Alykes to the emerald beaches in Kinira, the palette of the god was inspired! There is some reason why Thassos call it Diamond of the Aegean!An island of myths and elves and ancient settlementsThassos once, in very deep antiquity,
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May 29, 2017
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May 28, 2017
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Five hundred and fifty four years passed from that busy day on May 29, 1453. At that time the cry of "The Polis falled" and the"Queen", the City of Saints, the Emperors and the legends, was heard by the Ottoman ruler. Thus began the Ottoman rule. Nowadays we honor the fallen during the siege and the Fall, we read the laments and the legends, we are moved and taught. Because this is the value of historical memory. To be a lesson for younger and outgoing generations.More about the Fall of Constan
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An original pizza-like pie,ladenia is made on the island of Kimolos since the Venetian era. Its characteristic flavor comes from Greek virgin olive oil and fresh, mature tomato.Ingredients:500gr. (Approximately) flour for all uses1 sachet of powdered yeast (or 10g of fresh yeast)1 cup of lukewarm water2 onions dried, medium, finely chopped3 tomatoes ripe, medium, cut into very thin slices1 cup of olive oilSalt PepperImplementationDissolve yeast in lukewarm water and add ½ tablespoon of s
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May 27, 2017
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She was called "Lady of the Arabic screen," "Star of the Century," and Egypt's "National Treasure”. Faten Hamama was one of Agypt's greatest actresses!Hamama was not yet ten years old when she began her career in cinema. She has starred in more than a hundred films and has collaborated with some of the greatest Egyptian directors, including Youssef Shaheen.She has often played with her former husband, Omar Sharif, who embraced Islam in order to marry her. The couple then divorced, while t
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Today it would be the 103th birthday of Franke Manning, one of the greatest choreographers and dancers of swing!American dancer and choreographe associated with the swing era, the golden period of jazz. He is considered to be one of the lindy hop dancers, who was particularly popular in the USA in the thirties and revived in the Anglo-Saxon world in the 1980s.Frankie Manning was born in Jacksonville, Florida on May 26, 1914. He was a child of separated parents. He began to show off his dancing
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Tomorrow it would be Suzanne Lenglen's 118th birthday! She was one pf the best tennis players ever!Lenglen picked up her first racket in 1910 for health reasons. In less than five years, she became the sport’s youngest champion. She had a staggeringly successful career, and even starred in one of the earliest instructional films. More importantly, she broke down barriers through her passionate play, non-traditional wardrobe, and outspoken stance against the sport’s formalities.With
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