Quebec mosque shooting: Police arrest a suspect and a witness
One of the two men detained over the incident, that killed six people, is a witness, police say.
Islamic art
Islamic Art Cllection of KFCRIS.
Christian art
Christian art is sacred art which uses themes and imagery from Christianity. Most Christian groups use or have used art to some extent, although some have had strong objections to some forms of religi...
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Islamic art
Some Islamic art featured at the Freer Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.Islamic art encompasses the visual arts produced from the 7th century onwards by people who lived within the territory that w...
Jewish culture
Jewish culture is the international culture of the Jews. Since the formation of the Jewish nation in biblical times the international community of Jewish people has been considered a tribe or an ethno...
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Quebec mosque shooting: Police arrest a suspect and a witness
One of the two men detained over the incident, that killed six people, is a witness, police say.
Ecstasy of Saint Teresa
The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa (alternatively Saint Teresa in Ecstasy or Transverberation of Saint Teresa; in Italian: L'Estasi di Santa Teresa or Santa Teresa in estasi) is the central sculptural gr...
Ecstasy of Saint Teresa - Wikipedia
Seljuk Architecture
Seljuk architecture is the name given to architecture built during the time when the Seljuks ruled most of the Middle East and Anatolia between (11th - 13th Centuries). After the 11th century the Selj...
Seljuk Architecture - Wikipedia
Kairō
The kairō (回廊), bu (廡), sōrō or horō (歩廊) is the Japanese version of a cloister, a covered corridor originally built around the most sacred area of a Buddhist temple, a zone which containe...
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Hilya
The term hilya (Arabic حلية (plural: ḥilan, ḥulan), Turkish: hilye (plural: hilyeler) denotes a religious genre of Ottoman Turkish literature, dealing with the physical description of Muhammad. H...
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Persian art
Persian art or Iranian art has one of the richest art heritages in world history and encompasses many disciplines including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and ston...
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Islamic geometric patterns
Islamic decoration makes great use of geometric shapes which have developed over the centuries. They are usually distinguished from the arabesque, the term for decoration in Islamic art based on curvi...
Islamic geometric patterns - Wikipedia
Buddhist influences on print technology
Buddhist influences on print technology in East Asia are far-reaching. The history of writing in Asia dates back to the 13th century BC. China used bones and shells for religious inscriptions in the...
Shiksa
Shiksa (Yiddish: שיקסע shikse) is an often disparaging term of Yiddish origin that has moved into English usage (as well as Polish), mostly in North American Jewish culture, as a term for a non-Jewish...
Kangling
Kangling (Tibetan: རྐང་གླིང།, Wylie: rkang-gling), literally translated as "leg" (kang) "flute" (ling), is the Tibetan name for a trumpet or horn made out of a human femur, used in Himalayan ...
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Iconography
Iconography, as a branch of art history, studies the identification, description, and the interpretation of the content of images: the subjects depicted, the particular compositions and details used t...
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Tzippori Synagogue
The Tzippori Synagogue (Sepphoris Synagogue,) is an ancient synagogue in Tzippori, an ancient town in Israel that is now a national archaeological park.
The synagogue was built in the late fifth...
Tzippori Synagogue - Wikipedia
Bereavement in Judaism
Bereavement in Judaism (Hebrew: אֲבֵלוּת, aveilut ; mourning) is a combination of minhag and mitzvah derived from Judaism's classical Torah and rabbinic texts. The details of observance ...
Bereavement in Judaism - Wikipedia
Burrell Collection
The Burrell Collection is an art collection in the city of Glasgow, Scotland. It is situated in Pollok Country Park on the south side of the city.
The eclectic collection was acquired over many ye...
Nei Xue Tang Museum
The Nei Xue Tang Museum ("Hall of Inner Learning") is a private museum of Buddhist art in Singapore. The museum was created by collector Woon Wee Teng under a program enacted by the Singapore governm...
Christian architecture
Church architecture refers to the architecture of buildings of Christian churches. It has evolved over the two thousand years of the Christian religion, partly by innovation and partly by imitating ot...
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Jewish movements
Jewish movements may refer to:
Whitechapel Boys
The name Whitechapel Boys identifies a loosely-knit group of Anglo-Jewish writers and artists of the early 20th century. It is named after Whitechapel, which contained one of London's main Jewish set...
Avadana
Avadāna (Sanskrit; Pali cognate: Apadāna) is the name given to a type of Buddhist literature correlating past lives' virtuous deeds to subsequent lives' events. While including accounts from the Pali...
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