Sword Of Orion: Orion constellation is known for 3 stars in short straight row called Orion’s Belt. A curved line of stars hangs from the three BELT stars; they're called Orion’s Sword as if a weapon with armor. The Orion Nebula is about midway down in the Sword of Orion, aka M42, a stellar nursery where new stars are being born. #DdO:) - https://www.pinterest.com/DianaDeeOsborne/universe-lights/ - UNIVERSE LIGHTS. Pinned via freyboss ASTRONOMY board from futuristicnews. Link= easy map.
•♥¸¸✞✿Excalibur is the legendary sword of King Arthur, sometimes attributed with magical powers or associated with the rightful sovereignty of Great Britain. Sometimes Excalibur and the Sword in the Stone (the proof of Arthur's lineage) are said to be the same weapon, but in most versions they are considered separate. The sword was associated with the Arthurian legend very early. In Welsh, the sword is called Caledfwlch.•♥¸¸✞✿
End of the Samurai: Stunning portraits of Japan’s warrior class captures men at the height of their power before 19th century demise
Kendo (剣道 kendō?), meaning "Way of The Sword", is a modern Japanese martial art of sword-fighting descended from traditional swordsmanship (kenjutsu) which originated with the samurai class of feudal Japan. Swordsmen in Japan established schools of kenjutsu (the ancestor of kendo) which continued for centuries and which form the basis of kendo practice today.