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  • Daniel W. posted an update in the group Group logo of HistoryHistory 1 month ago

    What would Aztec philosophers teach about happiness? Their culture evolved in complete isolation from Christian and Western thought, much as Buddhist and Tao developed independently in Asia. There are limited traces of Aztec thought, such as this article about Aztec ideas on happiness, from Aeon.

    “What the Aztec philosophers really wanted to…[Read more]

    • That was a GREAT article! I’m super interested in anything remotely Latin American and I use to love going to the Aztec ruins in NM…I’m still trying to figure out what form of “Native American” I am, lol. Maybe I’m Aztec. Who knows!…anyway thanks for posting this. I’m going to research this further!

      • Thanks! There is so much to learn about ourselves by learning about those who preceeded us. Maybe you ARE Aztec! If so, you have a rich and intetesting history. Someday, I would love to see the places from MesoAmerica and Inca culture that are still standing. They would fill me with wonder.

  • Daniel W. posted an update in the group Group logo of HistoryHistory 1 month ago

    Two of my favorite books are :
    1491. New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus
    and
    1493. Uncovering the new world Columbus created.

    both by Charles C Mann. Ive read both books several times. What I like about the first, is it challenges standard notions about Native American societies, which are mischaracterized to this day as sort…[Read more]

  • iouri filippov posted an update in the group Group logo of HistoryHistory 1 month, 1 week ago

    The consensual world history based on the wrong chronology is inconsistent. Chronology of civilization based only on irrefutable documents and artifacts is reduced to 1000 years and implies the revision of History.
    The consensual world history is a finely-woven magic fabric of intricate lies about events predating the sixteenth century. There is…[Read more]

  • Tom Sarbeck posted an update in the group Group logo of HistoryHistory 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    People who know history are condemned to say, “People who don’t know history are condemned to repeat it.”

  • Goranko posted an update in the group Group logo of HistoryHistory 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    If you like history, you are welcome.