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A Brief History of Sumo – in pictures

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/gallery/2018/dec/12/yokozuna-controversies-and-a-dump-truck-a-sumo-history-in-pictures?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other https://www.theguardian.com/sport/gallery/2018/dec/12/yokozuna-controversies-and-a-dump-truck-a-sumo-history-in-pictures?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other Advertisements

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The oldest dateable depiction in, of the Buddha, in human form (watch the video)

https://www.patheos.com/blogs/americanbuddhist/2018/11/the-oldest-dateable-depiction-of-the-buddha-in-human-form-from-the-british-museum.html

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Kuniyoshi’s Political Satire

http://japan-forward.com/a-visit-to-the-atelier-kuniyoshis-political-satire-and-playful-characters/

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Why the Great Wave has mystified art lovers for generations

https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/hokusai-great-wave-ukiyo-e-woodblock/index.html

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Queen Mother – Benin

https://artsandculture.google.com/story/5QIiHys8BSCsLw https://artsandculture.google.com/story/5QIiHys8BSCsLw

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Eye opening Soviet Photography

http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20181123-eye-opening-soviet-photos?ocid=fbcul

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Orozco – Google Arts snd Culture

https://artsandculture.google.com/entity/m01btzc https://artsandculture.google.com/entity/m01btzc

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BBC top 100 foreign films and the winner is….

https://www.facebook.com/237388053065908/posts/1228083343996369/ https://www.facebook.com/237388053065908/posts/1228083343996369/

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Challenges in Promoting and Preserving Pakistan’s Buddhist past.

http://www.ft.lk/columns/Challenges-in-preserving-and-promoting-Pakistan-s-Buddhist-past/4-665112

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New Islamic Gallery British Museum

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/oct/16/british-museum-albukhary-foundation-gallery-of-the-islamic-world-reviewhttps://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/oct/16/british-museum-albukhary-foundation-gallery-of-the-islamic-world-review

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