2-06. The Unlikely Birth of a Religion

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Jan 13, 20153m
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2-06. The Unlikely Birth of a Religion
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You’ve probably never heard of Sumbawa, Indonesia, but events there in the year 1815 helped create one of the world’s fastest growing religions. Sumbawa was the home of an industrious people, known for their honey, horses, and horticulture. It was crowned by Mount Tambora, a dormant volcano. On April 5, 1815 residents heard gunfire, though they […]

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