Old Gregorian chant sung in Spain at 16th century: Laudate Dominum, Chant of Kakure Kirishitan (Hidden Christian) transformed and sung for over 400 years in Ikitsuki Island, Hirado, Nagasaki, Japan: Raodate
In the sixteenth century Portuguese Catholic missionaries introduced Christianity to Japan. The religion flourished for about fifty years, but by 1614 the Tokugawa government issued an edict that outlawed Christianity and expelled the missionaries from J
Since Japan's rulers outlawed Christianity in the sixteenth century, believers have hidden their faith. But what began as Christianity has evolved into something quite different.
Persepolis Old Persian: Pārśa, New Persian: Takht-e Jamshid or Pārseh, literally meaning "city of Persians", was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BCE). Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of city of Shiraz in Fars Provi
Archaeological Findings of the Babylonian and Persian Empires
Touraj Daryaee, Howard C. Baskerville Professor in the History of Iran and the Persianate World and the Associate Director of the Dr. Samuel M. Jordan Center for Persian Studies & Culture at the University of California, Irvine, gives a talk to teachers a
The Persian Empire is one of the most mysterious major civilizations in the ancient world. Persia became an empire under the Achaemenid king, Cyrus the Great, who created a policy of religious and cultural tolerance that became the hallmark of Persian ru
This video (I created) reflects Iran during the time of the Shah when it was a modern, socially free, and a progressive nation with a blend of western and traditional values which made it a gem in Eurasia. These are a selection of photos from the 1940s, 1
A summary of the rich History of Iran & Greater Iran from 3200 BCE to 2013 CE (present). (Atlas) (Norouz special)
A look at Ancient Civilizations in Ancient Persia and Arabian Peninsula. During the 4th century B.C., the great Persian civilization, which was the first multiethnic empire in history, reached its peak. In this episode, we’ll tour the grand residences a
documentaire en anglais sur la mésopotamie
Documentaire en anglais sur la civilisation sumerienne
history channel documentary
BBC Special Presentation
Ce documentaire retrace le règne de Mohamed Réza Palavi, l'un des destins les plus étonnants de la fin du millénaire et apporte des révélations sur certaines périodes obscures de son règne. Le 27 juillet 1980, l'homme longtemps le plus courtisé d
Mystères d'archives est une série de documentaires de Serge Viallet dont chaque épisode de 26 minutes s'applique à montrer et décrypter les images d'un évènement historique particulier. Elle est diffusée à partir du 10 juillet 2009 sur Arte.
Trekking mont kailash
Trip to Ladakh in august/september 2013. Impressions from Leh. Trekking to Rumbak and over Stok-La, 4850m to Stok. A trip by car over the world third highest motorable pass Chang-La, 5360m to Tangtse and Pangong Tso. Hiking from Tangtse to Sasakul Gompa.
HISTORY of LEH - LADAKH 1978 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JXcEZu... A 8mm movie shot just after the indian government opened the road to Ladakh LEH tibetan Ladakh LEH - LADAKH 1978 8mm The last Shangri-la by ed van der kooy edkooy 1950s Old Nepal full d
conférence en ligne (anglais)