Ascension, Ascension Day

Ascension, Ascension Day, Holy Thursday, Ascension Thursday Did you notice the Ascension Day, also known as Holy...

Abeunt Studia in Mores: Pursuits Become Habits

Abeunt Studia in Mores The Latin phrase abeunt studia in mores is ascribed to the poetry of Ovid,...

Feng Shui (風水)

Feng Shui Feng shui (風水) is a pseudoscientific traditional practice of ancient China using energy forces to harmonize individuals...

Taoism, Taoist

Taoism is a Chinese religion, (tao means the way), and also a philosophy. Taoism emphasizes doing what is natural, or going with...

Jungle, Jungle Raj

Jungle is a word derived from Hindi (jangal), and Pali and Prakrit (jangala). In these languages, the word referred to a waterless...

Welt, Welter, Welterweight

Welt, Welter, Welterweight   Welt is a strip of leather round the edge of the upper of a...

Fowl, Foul, Fowl-Filcher

Fowl and foul are homophones: same sound, but they have different meanings and spellings. Fowl is a domestic cock...

Dhole: The Wild Dog

Dhole is an endangered wild dog. It is also known as Indian wild dog, Asiatic wild dog, red dog, or red fox....

Fowl, Foul, Fowl-Filcher

Fowl is a domestic cock or hen. Fowl is both a singular and plural noun, in addition to the plural noun: fowls....

Coyote, Dog, Dhole, Fox, Greyhound, Hyena, Hound, Jackal, Wolf, Wolverine

Coyote, Dog, Dhole, Fox, Greyhound, Hyena, Hound, Jackal, Wolf, Wolverine Dog! Dog is the common domestic animal kept by...

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