Blog Posts - Cultural Heritage



What’s in a #puso? (Hanging Rice)

What’s in a puso? (pusu or “Hanging Rice”) was the usual question being asked to me by my non-cebuano friends & acquaintances coming from Luzon. Most Cebuanos often times have difficulty in answering this question as it is a common sight...

Jobs in Uganda at Public Service Commission - Culture Officer

Job Title:  Culture Officer Ref. No.: HRM 52/272/01 (05) Employer: Public Service Commission Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda Application Deadline: 16th Oct 2014 Duties and Responsibilities: • Responsible for coordinating entertainment at Natio...
by Best Jobs Uganda on Sep 18, 2014

Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa soldiers

In early 17th century, under Nguyen Lords’ reign, realizing importance of expanding borders and precious resources in the East Sea region of the country, especially in Hoang Sa (Paracel) Archipelago and Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago, Nguyen Lords...
by Vietnam Blogs on Jul 16, 2014

Top 10 Most Famous Cultural Monuments

A monument is a sort of construction both explicitly created to commemorate an individual or vital occasion or which has turn out to be essential to a social group as part of their remembrance of  historic instances or cultural heritage, or just for...
by India Travel Blog on May 25, 2014

Celebrating Anniversaries. Commemorating Wars.

We have been commemorating the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War for years now. My twitter feed has been noting archival projects, social media blitzes, major reenactments, and museum exhibits throughout the events. Cultural Institutions beg...
by ArchivesInfo on May 18, 2014

Prime 5 Places In Pushkar

Everybody has his or her perception and disbelief. The explanation for pilgrim spots gaining prominence is because of the perception in individuals as they contemplate making such pilgrimage is an important half or responsibility of their life. Wh...
by India Travel Blog on May 3, 2014

5 TED Talks on Archaeology & Cultural Heritage

The Tomb Raider games may have whet your appetite for all things ancient but if you really want to indulge your inner archaeologist, you should put down your game controller and find out what the experts have to say about this exciting field of study...
by The Archaeology of Tomb Raider on Apr 14, 2014

Best 6 Tourist Destinations In Jaipur

Should you love palaces and crave to have an perception on the life-style of the rulers of the bygone period, Jaipur is town for you. If you’re passionate in regards to the robust forts and marvelous structure that flaunt the experience of th...
by India Travel Blog on Apr 12, 2014

Top 6 Destinations In Jaipur

Should you love palaces and crave to have an perception on the life-style of the rulers of the bygone period, Jaipur is town for you. If you’re passionate in regards to the robust forts and marvelous structure that flaunt the experience of th...
by India Travel Blog on Apr 12, 2014

Top 10 Places To Visit In Tamil Nadu

Visit In Tamil Nadu The words Tamil Nadu literally means ‘The Land of The Tamils or Tamil Country’. The State of Tamil Nadu is the 11th largest State out of the 29 states of India. But what Tamil Nadu lacks in size, it gains in its abundance of...
by India Travel Blog on Mar 31, 2014

Village Life Painting

Village Life Painting...
by Amateur Nature Photography on Mar 18, 2014

7 zile în Tenerife. De la -30 m până la +3718 m (8)

CUPRINS Când şi cum ajungi în Tenerife Unde stai: nord sau sud? Cum te deplasezi / transport  De la -30 m până la +3718 m sau ce poţi să faci în Tenerife 7 zile Puerto de la Cruz O zi la Loro Parque Un tur de o zi şi puţină istorie O zi l...
by LumeaMare on Feb 21, 2014

Intangible Cultural Heritage

January 17, 2014 | Cultural heritage does not end at monuments and collections of objects. It also includes traditions or living expressions inherited from our ancestors and passed on to our descendants, such as oral traditions, performing arts,...
by Mijiza's Blog on Jan 17, 2014

A Royal Stay in Jaipur: Top 3 Heritage Hotels for Palatial Luxuries

Jaipur is counted amongst the best honeymoon places in India. In fact, it is counted amongst the best honeymoon or wedding destinations in the whole of Asia. After all, this is a city which wears its history on its sleeves. So, do not be surprised if...
by Tour Plan To India on Sep 11, 2013

A Royal Stay in Jaipur: Top 3 Heritage Hotels for Palatial Luxuries

Jaipur is counted amongst the best honeymoon places in India. In fact, it is counted amongst the best honeymoon or wedding destinations in the whole of Asia. After all, this is a city which wears its history on its sleeves. So, do not be surprised if...
by Tour Plan To India on Sep 11, 2013

UNESCO Deplores Damage to Cultural Heritage Sites in Egypt

UNESCO Chief Deplores Damage to Cultural Heritage Sites Aug 20, 2013 – The head of the United Nations cultural agency expressed grave concern for Egypt’s cultural heritage following reports that a national museum in the city of Minya had been...
by Mijiza's Blog on Aug 19, 2013

Welcoming You to the Land of the Lords- Himachal Pradesh and Its Diverse Cultural Heritage

Himachal Pradesh : The Land of the Lords Image : Himalayan Trails Himachal Pradesh, known also as Devbhoomi is a traveller’s paradise. Cradled lovingly in the lap of the Himalayas, Himachal is resplendent with nature’s abundant beauty. E...
by Tour Plan To India on Jul 19, 2013

Lahore Pakistan

Lahore is the second largest city of Pakistan after Karachi and serves as the capital city of Punjab province. According to 2010 estimation its population is about 10 million. Lahore is an old and historic city, enriched with ancient architecture. L...
by Amateur Nature Photography on Jun 23, 2013

Need Swedish museums more volunteers?

The annual political event Almedalen, on the island Gotland in Sweden, is just around the corner. During the first week of July politicians and lobby-organisations meet on common ground to discuss current events – and this year I’m in :)...
by Testimony of the spade on Jun 11, 2013

Need Swedish museums more volunteers?

The annual political event Almedalen, on the island Gotland in Sweden, is just around the corner. During the first week of July politicians and lobby-organisations meet on common ground to discuss current events – and this year I’m in Cul...
by Testimony of the spade on Jun 11, 2013


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