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 Mithraeum Felicissimus has a floor mosaic depicting the seven mithraic grades.
Altar of Kalkar
Tauroctony relief of Sarmizegetusa
Tauroctony of Fellbach
Tauroctony from Leonardo Agostini book
Sol in quadriga of Entrains
Mercury of Mérida
Mithraic vase of Lezoux
Tauroctony relief of Carnuntum
Tauroctony by Raffaello Sanzio
Love the picture of both guys besides the statue.
Excelente trazado de arquitectura, agradezco que la hayan compartido.
Mithra killing the Bull from behind also is the sign of Spring and victory of light over darkness.
Merci pour l'information, Zi. En effet, la sculpture jointe faisait partie d'un autre ensemble.