Persian Wars

Ancient History: An Overview of the Historic Persian Wars

The Greco-Persian Wars, often known as the Persian Wars, lasted nearly half a century and were fought between Greek states and Persia. Persia launched two invasions against mainland Greece between 490 and 479, which saw the most fierce combat. Although … Continue reading Ancient History: An Overview of the Historic Persian Wars

Bengali, a Dying Language

Anthropology: Tracing the Origin of the Bengali Language

India, a five thousand-year-old civilization, is a country popular worldwide for its cultural heritage and history. It is a melting pot of wondrous festivals, endless celebrations and beautiful languages. One of the many languages of this culturally diverse country is … Continue reading Anthropology: Tracing the Origin of the Bengali Language

Trojan War

The Trojan War: An Overview of the Greatest War in Greek Mythology

The Trojan War is likely the greatest war in classical mythology, and it is one of the most well-known stories ever told (most famously in Homer’s “Iliad”). The Trojan War was a mythological struggle in western Anatolia between the early … Continue reading The Trojan War: An Overview of the Greatest War in Greek Mythology