sati or suttee is an obsolete funeral custom where a widow immolates herself on her husbands pyre or takes her own life in another fashion shortly after her husbands death mention of the practice can be dated back to the 3rd century bce while evidence of practice by widows of kings only appears beginning between the 5th and 9th centuries ce the practice is considered to have originated.
Our 21 room bed amp breakfast is tucked away in a secluded suburb of cancun quintana roo perfect for the guest looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
The all india war memorial popularly known as the india gate is a war memorial located in new delhi it is dedicated to the 82000 soldiers both indian and british who died during the first world war and the third angloafghan war.
City guide phnom penh strictly slow lane phnom penh business hotels and some chic boutique inns plus a list albeit a short one of things to do in cambodias modestly boisterous capital.
Note some of the below pedigrees of the dalton family was researched by john luther dalton while on a genealogical mission to wales in 1888.
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Azeville battery was built between 1941 and 1944 in northern france near saintemereeglise as part of the atlantic wall it was designed to protect the beaches along the east coast of the cotentin peninsula.