Greek Manakos

The etymology of the word Almanac and its exact origin is unknown. LA News gathered all the information. The Almanac has been defined as catalogue that includes the distribution of the year into months, weeks and days; with astronomical data and other news. Some scholars say that Almanac is derived from the Greek Manakos, meaning during the months; others say that it derives from the bass Greek Almonakonn; others that comes from the low latin Almanachus; There is a majority who think that it comes from the Arabic, of the article to the and Mana which means computing. By Almanac, we mean a calendar that contains news (scientific, literary, artistic, anecdotes, notions of agriculture, statistics, efemenides, tips, etc.) The difference of the calendar with the calendar is calendar contains only days of the year placed neatly by months and weeks, indicating the festivities, the solar time, the phases of the Moon, stations, eclipses and atmospheric changes; While Besides these data Almanac contains all other matters referred to above. The almanacs have met in all the civilizations of antiquity, Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, etc. In its origins, before the tablets or laptops stones, we find them in public monuments.

The Chinese and Jews were known from ancient times. In the tomb of Ramses IV, in the thirteenth century BC Thebes, has been found a chronological Almanac, in which archaeologists have been stroked the indications of the stars visible from Thebes, with expression of the different hours of the night that appear in every two weeks during the year. Athens has been found a low relief, which was part of an almanac in which appear three agonotetes u agonotetas (title given among the Greeks to a magistrate who presided over the acclaimed games to some God or hero that proclaimed the victors and distributed awards. They were responsible for reviewing the works Theatre).In you will find quality items checked for your personal and spiritual development (computing, health, Depotes, entertainment, languages, painting, and more.

Games XBox

December it is approaching and all gamers are in trouble due to the large number of titles that have been released during the year many of very good quality. Today I present a list of ten titles for Xbox 360 that can not miss in our collection and debuted in this 2011. To broaden your perception, visit Jorge Perez. Portal 2 Developer: Valve genre: action release date: April 19, 2011 Distributor: Electronic Arts Recomendado: older than 12 years prequel: Portal Valve launched four years after the first delivery one of the games for xBox game of the year candidate, we’re talking about Portal 2. The title is like its predecessor in solving a series of puzzles using a few portals that we can teleport from one point to another. Not everything is so easy that physics plays an important role and if we put evil second portal – where we appear after entering the first – we can bring a disastrous surprise. (Not to be confused with Tony Parker!). The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Developer: Bethesda Softworks Genero: role-playing release date: November 11, 2011 Publisher: Bethesda Softworks recommended: older than 18 prequel: The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Bethesda brings us another candidate to the game of the year, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

A great adventure full of dragons and beautiful landscapes that can be traveled with all possible freedom. A great soundtrack will accompany us throughout the trip by the Nordic land of Skyrim. It is an exceptional game that in the vast majority of the specialized sites has received a perfect score, don’t miss the opportunity to check it by yourselves. Batman: Arkham City Developer: Rocksteady Studios Genero: action release date: October 18, 2011 Distributor: Warner Bros Recomendado: older than 16 years prequel: Batman: Arkham Asylum Rocksteady Studios we surprised everyone with the release of Batman: Arkham Asylum two years ago, we were before possibly the best game of a superhero of all the story until they released Batman: Arkham City.