Culture necklaces by Cartier. To celebrate the Maison’s latest creations, luxury brand Cartier organized a soirée in Florence on May 24th with a host of distinguished guests. The treasures of the “Le Voyage recommencé” collection allow the brand’s savoir-faire to appear in a structured light and play with perspective and movement. And even the panther, the symbolic animal of ...Read More »
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The Story Of A Man Who Performed Exorcisms160,000 Times
Gabriele Amorth S.S.P. (1 May 1925 – 16 September 2016) was an Italian Catholic priest of the Paulines and an exorcist for the Diocese of Rome. Amorth, along with five other priests, founded the International Association of Exorcists. His work in demonology and exorcism gained him international recognition. Over the course of his career, Father Amorth claimed to have ...Read More »
What Happened To Michael Jackson’s Children?
Michael Jackson’s three children, Prince, 26, Paris, 25, and Bigi (formerly known as Blanket), 21, have lived their entire lives in the spotlight. When they were small, the pop star kept them semi-protected from the paparazzi with fanciful masks and veils. In 2007, Jackson’s longtime bodyguard told PEOPLE the children were “well-mannered, well-behaved kids … They are really level-headed.” ...Read More »
Five Centuries Of Speculation, Mona Lisa And A New Clue
Lisa del Giocondo (Italian pronunciation: née Gherardini June 15, 1479 – July 15, 1542) was an Italian noblewoman and member of the Gherardini family of Florence and Tuscany. Her name was given to the Mona Lisa, her portrait commissioned by her husband and painted by Leonardo da Vinci during the Italian Renaissance. Little is known about Lisa’s life. Born ...Read More »
How Did Chess Become Global And Did You Know That Iranians Were The Inventors Of Chess?
The history of chess can be traced back nearly 1500 years to its earliest known predecessor, called chaturanga, in India; its prehistory is the subject of speculation. From India, it spread to Persia. Following the Arab invasion and conquest of Persia, chess was taken up by the Muslim world and subsequently spread to Europe via Spain (Al Andalus) and ...Read More »