Enkai (or Ngai)... The unique God of Maasai people.
John Amos Comenius (1592-1670) - A Czech philosopher, pedagogue and theologian - Father of modern education.
Chinese New Year 春节 - The "Spring festival" celebrating the beginning of the new year on the traditional...
Claude Chappe (1763-1805)... inventor of a semaphore system (1791).
Chanoyu 茶の湯 - The Japanese tea ceremony.
"The universe is a sphere of which the center is everywhere and the circumference is nowhere." (Nicholas of...
Catacombs of Rome - Underground burial places under Rome - Beginning in the 2nd century AD.
Django Reinhardt (1910-1953) - A Belgian-born Romani-French jazz guitarist and composer.
Carthage - Qart-ḥadašt ("New City"), the center of the ancient Carthaginian civilization (near Tunis).
Día de Muertos - Day of the Dead in Mexico.
Oxherding and oxcart traditions in Costa Rica - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2008 "...dating from the mid-nineteenth...
Dejima 出島 - The "exit island" - An artificial island established in Nagasaki in 1634 and used as...
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio (1313–1375) - 100 tales for escaping the Black Death outside Florence.
Capoeira - UNESCO World Intangible Heritage 2014 - An Afro-Brazilian cultural practice (simultaneously a fight and a dance);
Ritual dance of the royal drum in Burundi - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2014 “… a spectacle...
Karel Čapek (1890-1938) - Introducing the word "robot" in Rossum's Universal Robots (1920).
Lad’s dances in Romania - UNESCO World Heritage 2015 "...practised in community life on festive occasions, such as...
Saints Cyril (826–869) and Methodius (815–885): "Apostles to the Slavs" - Creators of the Glagolitic alphabet.
Manufacture of cowbells in Portugal - UNESCO World Heritage 2015 "...traditionally used by shepherds to locate and control...
The Cosquer Cave - located 37 m underwater near Marseille - Discovered in 1985 by Henri Cosquer -...
Traditional system of Corongo’s water judges - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2017 - "...an organizational method developed...
Boudica, Queen of the Iceni... who led an uprising against the Roman Empire (AD 60-61).
Kôtoku-in 高徳院... and its "Great Buddha" 大仏 in Kamakura.
The rock carvings at Tanum… - UNESCO World Heritage Site 1994 “in the north of Bohuslän, revealing the...
Atoll - A generally ring-shaped coral reef around a lagoon.
Biwa hôshi 琵琶法師 – Lute priests in Japan, caretakers of the Tale of the Heike, playing the biwa.
Asabikeshiinh – A dreamcatcher originating in Ojibwe culture, made of a net and used as a protection or...
Frédéric Bruly Bouabré (1923-2014) – An Ivorian artist, creator of the Bété syllabary.
The Three Laws of Robotics or Asimov's Laws...
Matsuo Bashô (1644-1694) 松尾 芭蕉 - A master of haiku.
Asakusa 浅草 - A district in Tokyo, Japan where is located the Sensō-ji.
Banzai 万歳 - "Ten thousand 万 years 歳" to wish long life in Japan, esp. to the Emperor.
Bài chòi - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2017 "... in Central Viet Nam is a diverse...
Bagan ပုဂံ - The capital of the Pagan Kingdom (Myanmar) - Over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries...
Babayaga Баба Яга - A Slavic supernatural being, living in a hut in a hut standing on chicken...
Awa Odori 阿波踊り - Awa Dance Festival, the largest in Japan - from 12 to 15 August.
Atomium - A landmark building and now a museum constructed in Brussels for the 1958 World's Fair.
Candombe and its socio-cultural space: a community practice - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2009 “… the llamadas...
Cai Lun 蔡伦 - Inventor of modern paper-making process in China.
Onion - one of the oldest vegetables in the world ?
Buzkashi بزکشی - A Central Asian horse-mounted sport or how to place a goat (or a calf) carcass...
Amaterasu 天照 - Japanese goddess of the sun and the universe
Ahimsa अहिंसा - Cause no injury, do no harm - A concept common to Indian religions.
Amanohashidate 天橋立 - An exceptional sandbar located in Miyazu Bay in Japan - "The bridge of the Sky"…
Annual pilgrimage to the mausoleum of Sidi ‘Abd el-Qader Ben Mohammed (Sidi Cheikh)... - Intangible Cultural Heritage of...
Althing Alþingi - Said to be the oldest parliament in the world - founded in 930 at Þingvellir...
Almaty, formerly Alma-Ata and even earlier Verniy - The largest city in Kazakhstan…
Muḥammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī (780 – 850) - a Persian scholar during the Abbasid Caliphate...
Ajagaq - An Inuit traditional toy, a kind of cup-and-ball…
AKB48 - A Japanese idol girl group…
Asahi Shimbun 朝日新聞 - The 'Morning Sun' Newspaper in Japan - Founded in 1879.
Ainu people アイヌ アイヌ民族 - An indigenous people of Japan located in the north of the country (Hokkaido)...
Aikido 合気道 - A Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba (1883-1969)…
Ahura Mazda - The highest spirit worshipped in Zoroastrianism, creator of the world…
Arevakhach Արևախաչ - A symbol of eternity in Armenia.
Aachen Cathedral (Germany) – A cathedral World heritage 1978 - "... with its octagonal basilica and cupola, began...
Aoi Matsuri 葵祭 - The Hollyhock Festival in Japan.
Tadao Ando (1941-) 安藤 忠雄 - A Japanese architect.
Ankh - A symbol of life in ancient Egypt.
Amitābha अमिताभ - "The Buddha of Immeasurable Light and Life", representing longevity, discernment, perception and deep awareness.
Grégoire Ahongbonon - Caring for mental illness in West Africa.
Cacao - An evergreen tropical Mesoamerican tree having yellowish flowers and reddish-brown seed pods from which chocolate is...
- A Cavalier & a Lady drinking chocolate
- Aachen Cathedral
- Ahura Mazda
- Ainu people
- Albanian alphabets
- Albert Camus
- Alexandra David-Néel
- Alexandre de Rhodes
- Allchar deposit
- Amber Room
- Ame ni mo makezu
- Ando Tadao
- Andreas Vesalius
- Andy Warhol
- Anton Janša
- Aoi Matsuri
- Aomori Nebuta Matsuri
- Aran Jumper
- Ararat (Mount)
- Asahi Shimbun
- Asimov’s Laws
- Atomium in Brussels
- Awa Odori
- Cai Lun
- Candombe drums
- Cang Jie
- Carl von Linné
- Catacombs of Rome
- Center of the world
- Cesária Évora
- Chappe’s Semaphore
- Chinese cricket containers
- Chinese New Year
- Cimitirul Vesel
- City of the Sun
- Cocoa (Maya)
- Copper craftsmanship of Lahij
- Corongo’s water judges
- Cosquer Cave
- Cowbells in Portugal
- Cueva de las manos
- Cuir De Cordoue
- Cyril and Methodius
- Kalyady Tsars
- Kangxi radicals (214)
- Karel Čapek
- Kasuga Grand Shrine
- Keiro no Hi
- Kiku no gomon
- King Ibrahim Njoya
- King Sejong
- Kintai Bridge
- Kojiki & NihonShoki
- Maneki Neko
- Mao Zedong
- Maple Syrup
- Mask of Tutankhamun
- Mastiha on the island of Chios
- Matsuo Bashô
- Maya Strabismus
- Mesrop Mashtots
- Microplastic in deepest oceans
- Miike Coal Mine
- Mikiel Anton Vassalli
- Minik Wallace
- Miyamoto Musashi
- Molly Malone
- Muhammad Yunus
- Nachi no hi matsuri
- Nakahama John Manjirô
- Nama and Hereros
- National Museum of Japanese History
- Nazca Lines & Geoglyphs
- Nikola Tesla
- Nko alphabet
- Nolence Moses Mwangwego
- Notre Dame de Paris
- Nádleeh Two-Spirit
- Nô Theatre
- Sacred Cow
- Saint Patrick
- Saito Musashibō Benkei
- Salif Keïta
- Satish Kumar
- School of Athens
- Shahr-i Sokhta
- Shaka kaSenzangakhona
- Shigeru Kayano
- Shiraito Falls
- Shirakawa-go and Gokayama
- Shô Tai
- Siddham Script
- Sika deer
- Sing Sing
- Slovak opal mines
- Snowball Effect
- Solomon Temple
- Suleiman I
- Taiping Heavenly Kingdom
- Taj Mahal
- Tale of the Heike
- Tassili n’Ajjer
- Teru teru bôzu
- The Decameron
- The Louvre (Museum)
- The Thirteen Buddhas of Chichibu
- The Way follows its own ways
- Thinker of Hamangia
- Thonmi Sambhota
- Tim Berners-Lee and the web
- Tokugawa Ieyasu
- Tokyo Wan Kannon
- Tomioka Silk Mill
- Traditional healers of Southern Africa
- Tsagaan Sar
- Tsukuba Science City
- Tupi-Guarani languages
- Täze Elipbiý