Latest Australian Aboriginal astronomy Stories
A study conducted by an Australian science agency has discovered signs that the countryâ€™s ancient Aborigines may have been the worldâ€™s first astronomers, pre-dating Stonehenge by more than a thousand years.
Word of the Day
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.