These Are the Most Famous Swords Ever Forged!
Many of the events of our long and turbulent past could only have been achieved through the power of the mighty sword. That's why we've collected 8 of the most famous swords to have ever graced the battlefield below, all of which are still intact today. 1.
The Stories Behind these Historic Swords are Fascinating
Let's take a look at some of the greatest swords ever discovered: 1. The Sword in the Stone Few people haven't heard about the British legend of King Arthur and the sword in the stone.
Keeping Up Tradition - The Sword Maker
As one of Japan's last remaining sword smiths, Korehira Watanabe has honed his craft for 40 years while attempting to recreate the mythical Koto sword.
Watch This Man Turn a Rusted Chain Into a Japanese Sword
Watch This Man Turn a Rusted Chain Into a Japanese Sword video, transformation, Sword, Japanese, katana, rusty, chain, skilled, forging, rusted, random hands We don't know how it's possible either, but this handyman took an old rusted chain and forged it into a beautiful Japanese katana, incredible!
Put Your Sword On, We're Going Back in Time!
Put Your Sword On, We're Going Back in Time! photos, texas, renaissance fair They say everything is bigger in Texas, and this renaissance fair does not contradict that in the least.
WARNING: Don't Let Children Play With These Toys
Toy Swords Children have a lot of energy they spend running around, and sometimes by playing imaginary war games. Toy swords have existed in the world for a long time, and accordingly, they have caused quite a few injuries.
Joke: The Greatest Samurai in the World
He drew his samurai sword and *Swish!* the fly fell to the floor, neatly divided in two! "What a feat!" said the Emperor. "Number Two Samurai, show me what you do." The Chinese samurai smiled confidently, stepped forward and opened a tiny box, releasing a fly. He drew his samurai sword and *Swish!
This Martial Artist Takes Gymnastics to the Next Level
Now, imagine having to do it with a sword in your hand. Mastery of the Chinese saber is one of the main attractions in Wushu sporting events, where kung fu practitioners exhibit their incredible physical feats of athleticism.
Hilarious: The World's Only Jewish Samurai...
He drew his samurai sword and *Swish!* the fly fell to the floor, neatly divided in two! "What a feat!" said the Emperor. "Number Two Samurai, show me what you do." [related_articles] The Chinese samurai smiled confidently, stepped forward and opened a tiny box, releasing a fly.
The Blindfolded Swordsman - Intense!
Among the things he does to wow the audience, is slicing a pineapple in two with a huge sword whilst it is on top of Ant McPartlin's head! The Blindfolded Swordsman - Intense!
Here's a Magic Act that AGT Was Not Prepared For!
Then a sword sharp enough to slice through a watermelon is brought out, and everyone is on the edge of their seats. This was one incredible act that even Simon was both intrigued and frightened by.
A Dangerous Weapon - Fascinating!
This is an 'Indian punch dagger', that unlike a sword is not swung, and unlike a knife is not slashed, but was meant for stabbing duels. That kind of close up battle has special rules, and the dagger is designed in such a way to protect the wielder.
Funny Joke: King Solomon's Got a Serious Decision to Make
"Bring me my biggest sword," said Solomon, "and I shall hew the young attorney in half. Each of you shall receive a half." "Sounds good to me," said the first woman. But the other woman said, "Oh Sire, do not spill innocent blood. Let the other woman's daughter marry him."
10 Ancient Artifacts That You Won't See In History Books
These ancient items – from shoes to swords – are remarkably well-preserved and continue to captivate us even today. Let’s take a look. See Also: 30 Historic Artifacts With Centuries of Beauty 1.
Magicians Beware! We're Exposing Your Greatest Tricks!
The Magical Sword There's quite a simple explanation to this trick, which was once performed by James More on Britain's Got Talent. While it may look like the magician has been impaled on a sword, he actually has a special contraption hidden underneath his shirt.
Don’t Read This If You Still Want To Enjoy Magic Shows
Sword Swallowing Most of us are familiar with this trick, and there are those who do it without calling themselves, magicians. Sword swallowers need to be extremely skilled and careful as they actually have to swallow the sword without hurting their mouth and esophagus and abdomen.
This Quiz Will Put Your Spatial Logic Ability To the Test
Put Your Spatial Reasoning Skills to the Test interactive, quiz, test, logic, trivia, spatial reasoning Your logic determines your spatial reasoning ability, and this quiz will undoubtedly put that ability to the sword. Take it now to see how good you are.
Anything Can Be Made Beautiful, Even These...
Guns are lethal devices, but as a dagger or a sword have beauty, both historic and artful, so do some guns, that we can adore as works of art hanged on the wall, instead of used for harm.
Have You Ever Heard of Bonsai Scissors That Cost $32.000?
video, craftsmanship, sword smith, Japan, scissors, Japanese art, bonsai trees, great big story, yasuhiro hirakawa These scissors may be extremely expensive, but they outperform any chef's knife in a blink of an eye & have an incredible history behind them!
Joke: What Would King Solomon Do With Two Angry Mothers?
Solomon listened to them patiently, and after they finished he ordered, "Bring me the greatest sword in the palace, I will split the man in two, and each woman will receive half of him!" The first mother looked rather indifferent and said, "Bring him the sword."
A Real Look into the Lives of the Last Samurai
The samurai are masters of a wide range of weapons, such as bows and arrows, spears and guns, but their main weapon has always been the sword. In the 15th and 16th centuries, Japan's states were at war and samurai warriors were in high demand.
These Beautiful Lines Have Rekindled My Love of Literature
The pen is mightier than the sword, and words last longer than wars, that's for sure. I've always loved reading, and some of these beautiful quotes from some of my favorite authors remind me once again why that is.
The Lezginka Time Honored Snow Dance is Something to See!
Men and women are dressed in traditional costumes; men wear a sword adorned on their side and women in long, flowing dresses. The man, imitating an eagle, dances in quick, concise steps; falling to his knees and leaping up quickly.
These Were the Most Fearsome Warriors In Human History
Aztec boys were called up to the army at the age of 17 and learned to use javelins, spears, and clubs rather than swords.