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At King’s Service: Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704) is a genius of spiritual music of Louis XIV’s time. He is an example of a perfect composer who was able to create profound compositions for various instruments. He was highly appreciated and recognized by his contemporaries and … Continue reading

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Myth VI: The Great Conqueror

Giving his instructions to Grand Dauphin, his son, Louis XIV indeed mentioned: ‘I loved the War too much…’ But was he really the conqueror and a terrible usurper as he is liked to be imagined by many modern historians…and by … Continue reading

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Myth V: Absolutism

I imagine Louis XIV’s surprised countenance if he has learnt that he has been the absolute monarch. And this might be the great discovery also for you, Esteemed Readers. The absolute monarchy, absolutism in the 17th century – that what … Continue reading

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Bates Method – Effective Way For Sight Improving

Esteemed Readers, I wonder how many of you have heard of William Bates, a talented American ophthalmologist who has developed a wonderful system of eye exercises to improve the sight. Doctor Bates considered that one of the main problems of … Continue reading

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Internet for Good

The most significant invention of XXI century has definitely changed the life of humanity. It has provided us unlimited opportunities and has broadened our mind once and for all. This new infinite reality is similar to the ocean: amazing treasures … Continue reading

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Nature is always Supreme

Cinematograph moves heaven and earth inventing deterrent movies about aliens however more alien than humankind can hardly be found nowadays. We are ones towards our own Planet Earth. Accelerated industrialiasion, internetisation, facebookisation, twitterisation etc. make us farther and farther from our … Continue reading

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Insatiable Hydra of Progress

Technical progress doesn’t serve to people to facilitate their life anymore. Its goal has changed. It looks more aggressive now and little by little we’re becoming servants of it. Modern gadgets deprive us of a possibility to use our brain properly. They … Continue reading

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