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Prester John – the imaginary Christian king who never existed

Prester John was a king who never existed and yet the crusaders and Knights Templar believed he would come to their rescue in the Holy Land

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How the Templar church in London changed over the centuries

The many changes that have made to the ancient Templar church in London that featured in the Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

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The Templars, Sodomy and the Bishop

The role that bishop called Adam of Orleton had in accusing the Knights Templar of sodomy and then King Edward II

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Did the Templars bring cannabis to Europe via the Assassins?

The theory that the Knights Templar brought cannabis to Europe via their contact with the Assassins

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What did the grotesque demon Abraxas have to do with the Knights Templar?

The strange connection between the demon Abraxas and the Knights Templar

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Royston Cave – what were the Templars doing down there?

It is said that the Templars used caves for secret initiation rites like the one discovered at Royston

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King John and the Templar master

The role that the Templar knights played supporting King John during the signing of the Magna Carta

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Did Islamic militants inspire the Templars?

Praying and training to be warriors in communities called Ribats, a certain class of muslim warrior could have been an influence on the founders of the Knights Templar.  Unless somebody wants to dispute this and please feel free.  But it’s certainly…

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What is the Pentagram symbol doing in Templar churches?

In some Templar churches – most notably in Portugal – you can see the pentagram symbol but what does it mean?

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Excommunication was no barrier to being a Templar

Looking at how excommunicated people were able to still join the Knights Templar

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