Traditionally, only two monks at any one time know the recipe for Chartreuse liqueur, which was given to the Carthusian brotherhood in 1605.
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Palestinian police had to storm the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem at Christmas 2011... MORE
Cambodia's first transvestite beauty contest was held in 2001, when a 19-year-old dancer from Phnom... MORE
It has been calculated that a bottle of champagne at room temperature contains about 49... MORE
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There was only one recorded case of a monk being killed by a runaway lawnmower... MORE
By the age of 63, in 1984, Indian Hindu leader Pramukh Swami had not seen... MORE
The area of Monaco is just under 2 sq km (0.77 sq miles).
You could fit... MORE
Reports of a large, human-like creature in the Himalayas date back to 1832 when B.H.... MORE