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Topic: what is the function for a swastica?
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Zdislav V. Kovarik

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Re: what is the function for a swastica?
Posted: Dec 7, 2001 12:19 PM
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In article <1f41ie9.1s7ffrpi9i12aN%eijkhout@cs.utk.edu>,
Victor Eijkhout <eijkhout@cs.utk.edu> wrote:
:UFO_Charlie <Dan@thernf.combobulate.com> wrote:
:
:> Also, as a sidenote, it should be noted that I in no way
:> condone Naziism, or the display of the swastika symbol; in
:> fact, I find both to be pretty repulsive.
:
:The swastika is far older than nazism. There are plenty of
:displays of it in world art that are absolutely not
:objectionable.
:
:V.

It was reported that Hitler found the symbol as a detail of a
window painting in a Catholic church in Salzburg, and became
fascinated by it.

ZVK(Slavek).







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