Tree of life – Elämän puu
Elämän puu This text is in English after the video. Kuten kerroin olevani kiinnostunut elämän puusta, nyt kirjoitan siitä miten se on jotenkin nyt tullut elämääni kiinnostuksen noustessa yhä enemmä…
What You Should Know About the Codex Gigas, aka the Devil’s Bible
Codex Gigas, also known as ‘the Devil’s Bible,’ is the largest and probably one of the strangest medieval manuscripts in the world. Dark legends surround the tome and its origins and the full page portrait of the Devil increases its air of mystery. But what is the manuscript really about?
An ancient text that has baffled researchers for more than 200 years - The indecipherable Rohonc Codex
The discovery of an unidentified text in Hungary has led to more than 200 years of attempts to determine who authored it and to decipher its contents. Many scholars have studied the text, known as the Rohonc Codex, in an effort to understand its meaning and to determine who wrote it and when it was drafted. However, these efforts have been futile to date, as the meaning and origin of the text still remain a mystery.
Ancient Egyptian codex deciphered, revealing 1,300-year-old spells and invocations
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The British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts
Use the Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts to find and view descriptions and images of items in one of the richest collections of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the world