The Digital Atlas of Roman Sanctuaries in the Danubian Provinces (DAS) is the first comprehensive digital and open access representation of sacralised spaces founded and maintained during the Principate in the territory of the Danubian provinces.
The exhibition The Mystery of Mithras opens at the Mariemont Museum in Belgium, home of Franz Cumont, the father of studies on the solar god.
On the occasion of the exhibition, the Royal Museum of Mariemont invites five experts from Europe to emulate the research on the cult of Mithras.
Despite the current political landscape of the US, we can look to antiquity to see that the red cap was actually once a symbol of citizenship and welcome to the foreigner.
Sarah E. Bond
La Domus de Mitreo y el Centro Arqueolóxico de San Roque muestran otra cara del viejo Lugo
Lorena García Calvo
HBO Max's sci-fi series Raised By Wolves features a religious faction that references Sol and the Mithraic Mysteries. Here are the real-world Roman concepts the show borrowed from.
The Sanskrit and Hindi word for friend is “Mitra”. It is also the Nepali word for it. The Sinhala word is ‘mitura’. The word’s etymology has surprising, stark and vivid homosexual connotations.
The Mithra Temple of Maragheh, also referred to as the Mithra Temple of Verjuy or simply Mehr Temple, is the oldest surviving Mithraic temple in Iran known to date.
Lion-headed figure of Mérida
Tauroctony of Mauls
Bronze medallion from Gordian III with tauroctony
Tauroctony from Domus del Mitreo of Tarquinia
Kneeling man from Santa Maria Capua Vetere
Tauroctonia de Carnuntum (III ?)
Tauroctony from Vermaseren's private collection
Tauroctony stele of Nicopolis ad Istrum
Mithras riding the bull
I had this stone in front of me yesterday in the Xanten archaeological park and was overwhelmed...
Porphyry says that the cave isn’t only the symbol of the Cosmos, but also the symbol of invisible ...
I'd have liked to see the face of the carabinieri when they discovered the sculpture.
Where is the Mithraeum relative to Herod's temple, the amphitheatre or some other isgnificant landma...
Congratulations to the city hall of Lugo and all the team who participated in this unexpected discov...
While there were many mithraea located at the forts on the Limes, there was not one at the Saalburg.
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