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Theotokos - Hymns
... Theotokos is often used in hymns to Mary in the Eastern Orthodox, Eastern Catholic and Oriental Orthodox churches ... Beneath thy compassion dating from the third century, the Hail Mary in its Eastern form, and All creation rejoices, which replaces Axion Estin at the Divine Liturgy on the Sundays of Great Lent ...
Serbia - Politics - Administrative Divisions
... distinct regions Vojvodina, Belgrade, Šumadija and Western Serbia, Southern and Eastern Serbia and Kosovo and Metohija ... and law, while Šumadija and Western Serbia and Southern and Eastern Serbia are directly subordinated to country authorities ... Of the 150 municipalities, 47 are located in Southern and Eastern Serbia, 52 in Šumadija and Western Serbia, 39 in Vojvodina and 28 (de facto 37) in Kosovo ...
History Of South America - Pre-Columbian Era - Chibchas
... At one point, the Chibchas occupied part of what is now Panama and the high plains of the Eastern Sierra of Colombia ... and the Aymara in Bolivia, the Chibchas of the eastern and north-eastern Highlands of Colombia were the most striking of the sedentary indigenous ... In Colombia's Eastern Sierra, the Chibchas were composed of several tribes who spoke the same language (Chibchan) ...
Mace (club) - History - Eastern Europe
... Maces were very common in eastern Europe, especially medieval Poland, Ukraine and Russia ... Eastern European maces often had pear shaped heads ... it was often used as a symbol of power by the military leaders in Eastern Europe ...
Eastern Christianity
... Eastern Christianity comprises the Christian traditions and churches that developed in the Balkans, Eastern Europe, Asia Minor, the Middle East, Horn of Africa ... or common religious tradition and in fact some "Eastern" churches have more in common historically and theologically with "Western" Christianity than with one another ... The terms "Eastern" and "Western" in this regard originated with divisions in the church mirroring the cultural divide between the Hellenistic east and Latinate ...

Famous quotes containing the word eastern:

    I open with a clock striking, to beget an awful attention in the audience—it also marks the time, which is four o’clock in the morning, and saves a description of the rising sun, and a great deal about gilding the eastern hemisphere.
    Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751–1816)

    There is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe and there never will be under a Ford administration.... The United States does not concede that those countries are under the domination of the Soviet Union.
    Gerald R. Ford (b. 1913)

    And not by eastern windows only,
    When daylight comes, comes in the light;
    In front the sun climbs slow, how slowly!
    But westward, look, the land is bright!
    Arthur Hugh Clough (1819–1861)