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The shock of the swastika

I got a shock entering the Palais de la Porte Dorée in Paris when I saw swastika mosaics on the floor. These, of course have nothing to do with the Nazis but are 3000 year old symbols used by Hindus and Buddhists. Read more here:

 

history1900s.about.com/cs/swastika/a/swastikahistory.htm

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Taken on September 11, 2005