History

Contributions of Thomas Edison and Others to Motion Pictures

October 12, 2020

In the United States, Thomas Edison enthralled an audience with astounding images using his Vitascope, and around the same time, the Lumière Brothers also created films of one minute duration in France. However, their perspectives regarding the motion pictures differed greatly.
Read about the contributions of Thomas Edison, Lumière Brothers, and Georges Méliès to the world of motion pictures. […]

Dollars and symbol of freemasonry.
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Irish Secret Societies in the 19th Century

September 16, 2020

Irish secret societies had a pivotal role in bringing independence to Ireland. Although they had failed numerous times, they chose to learn from their past mistakes and learned what had been keeping them behind. […]

Ireland, officially Republic of Ireland.
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Irish Secret Societies in America

September 16, 2020

The Irish struggle to gain independence was not limited to their home country. They had extended their schemes well outside of their borders across the Atlantic. A series of events and disasters led the Irish out of their home country, with secret societies among them. […]

Statue of William of Orange on College Green, in Dublin, erected in 1701. It was destroyed in 1929.
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The Origin of Irish Secret Societies

September 16, 2020

Irish secret societies and their resistance to gain independence dates back to many centuries ago. Plagued with factionalism, they experienced many failures through this course of resistance. Read on to see how it all started and who were the main actors. […]

FREEMASON wood word on compressed or cork board with human's finger at N letter.
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Freemasonry: Its Properties and Scope of Activities

September 6, 2020

Since the establishment of the first Masonic lodge in 1717, Freemasonry has spread around the world steadily. It has been connected to many other cults and has affected many political activities and even revolutions. It has been subject to many speculations since a lot of information about its origins have been lost. […]

Dollars and symbol of freemasonry.
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Freemasonry: Symbolism and Features

September 6, 2020

How is it possible to learn about what goes on inside a secret society like Freemasonry? After all, it is a society that demands the utmost secrecy and loyalty from its members. […]

Freemasonry Square, compasses, and bible. The three great lights.
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The Origins of Modern Freemasonry

September 6, 2020

Freemasonry is one of the most widely-known secret societies in the world. As one of the most prestigious brotherhood orders, it has attracted members of royal families and aristocrats. It has influenced many other secret societies and historical events. […]

Rose Cross of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn.
History

The Origins of Rosicrucianism

August 8, 2020

The Rosicrucian Order has many branches and traces in different parts of the world and different religions. It started as an underground society due to the conditions of that time. However, a pure coincidence contributed to its public announcement. […]

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