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Saturday, July 7, 2007

Seven

Science

Roman/Greek History:

In Christianity:
Other:
  • When asked to choose a number between 1 and 10, the most common number chosen appears to be 7
  • The number of notes in the traditional Western Major Scale
  • Number of Chakras
  • Number of Colors in a Rainbow
  • Number of Days in a week
  • The letters C H R I S T, using the order of the alphabet, sum to 77.
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
  • In the vision of the apocalypse described in the Biblical book of Revelations there are seven churches of Asia, seven candlesticks, seven stars, seven trumpets, seven spirits before the throne of God, seven horns, seven vials, seven plagues, a seven-headed monster, and the lamb with seven eyes.
  • According to Buddhist tradition, Buddha rose and took 7 steps!
  • Seventh Son of a Seventh Son was the seventh studio album released by heavy metal band Iron Maiden in 1988.
  • According to many faiths, there are seven heavens, corresponding to the seven heavenly bodies (earth, the sun and the five "naked eye" planets). In Judaism, the seventh heaven is called Araboth and is home to the Throne of Glory, which is attended by the Seven Archangels.
  • Break a mirror and get 7 years bad luck.
  • The seven virtues are humility, liberality, chastity, kindness, abstinence, patience, and diligence.

http://www.sevenmagazine.org/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seven

2 comments:

Simon said...

....and John Elway's number is 7! Happy John Elway day!

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