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 Mackwiller Mithraeum was built in the middle of the 2nd century, during the reign of Antoninus the Pious, on the site of a spring already worshipped by the natives.
Medallions with Mithras from Trapezus
Taurcotony of Nesce
Tauroctony of Asciano
Intaglio with Mithras and Abraxas at the Walters Art Museum
Fresco of a knight and a black figure from the Hawarte Mithraeum.
Altar with inscription of Bingen
Tauroctony found under the Palazzo Montecitorio (CIMRM 430)
Mithras Tauroctony and other figures from Palæographia Britannica
Gracias a ti, Alex. Me alegra que te resulte interesante.
Back in February 2011, I received a report that the Mithraeum at Caesarea had been "torn down.
La construction du viaduc du chemin de fer en 1874 condamnait une grotte appelée 'la grotte aux fé...
As far as I can find the CIMRM number of this one is: 1083 and not 606.
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