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.
Mithras and other oriental gods were worshipped in the shrine of Zeus near the Villa of the Quintilians in Rome.
Two-sided relief from Konjic
Tauroctony relief from Alba Iulia
Altar to Mithras at the Walters Art Museum
Relief of Mithras, Shapur II and Ardashit II
Tauroctony of Aigio
Frescoes of 'Magis' from Dura Europos
Tauroctony of the Cortile del Belvedere
Frescoes with standing figures of Mitreo delle Pareti Dipinte
Inscription of Lucius Sempronius
Pattie, you and I need to talk about those bits one of these days.
The Rudchester (Vidobala) Mithraeum Sometime before 1772 an unfinished altar was found at Rudchest...
Congratulations to the city hall of Lugo and all the team who participated in this unexpected discov...
You are right, Stephen. Thank you for noticing. We have updated the information on this article.
Just read why they decided to continue to dig under the mithraeum before complaining: http://www.