June 28, 1914 finds a 19 year old Bosnian man sitting on a bench in Sarajevo. When people pass by him they do not know that he is one of nine children born to a postman in Bosnia and that he suffers from Tuberculosis. They also do not know that he has a definite purpose Read more about What could a 19 year old Bosnian do to change the world?[…]
Bosnia from Global Ties Akron Saw this presentation on Bosnia and Herzegovina and thought I would share it. Good summary of many things from Bosnia.
Darkness is on the move in Bosnia. For the longest time Bosnia has been a country known for its moderate form of Islam. Since the war, this has slowly been changing. There is a group of more strict followers of Islam called Salafists that are growing and striving to see Bosnia follow a more strict Read more about Darkness is on the Move[…]
Apparitions of the Virgin Mary began on June 24, 1981 in Medjugorje, Bosnia. Mary spoke with 6 young boys and girls and told them that she would give them 10 secrets each to tell the world. Since then, apparitions of Mary have happened on frequently. These apparitions have drawn over 40 million people to visit Read more about Medjugorje, Bosnia[…]
I just finished reading The Bosnia List. It is a very personal book that shares the story of one man and his family for the most part. He talks about the life he had before the war, during the war, and after the war. It is eye opening to see that the war was not between Read more about Bosnia is still Torn by War[…]
The area that is currently the country of Bosnia and Herzegovina was once part of the Roman Empire. When the Roman Empire collapsed, the region eventually developed into the kingdom of Bosnia. In 1463, Bosnia was taken over by the Ottoman Turks. The Turks ruled in Bosnia until the late 1800s when it became part Read more about Brief History of Bosnia and Herzegovina[…]