Mithras in India and Iran

We propose to revisit a passage by the prolific author Marteen Vermaseren that highlights correspondences today forgotten between the Roman Mithras and its Eastern counterparts.


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Kemal Koçak

Love the picture of both guys besides the statue.

on Carabinieri recover a Mithras Tauroctony about to be sold on the black market


Ron Kassav

For rectification, Saïda or Sidon is in Lebanon...

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Many thanks for the information, John. The page has been updated.

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John Brant

Stockstadt mithraeum is not located at Saalsburg Kastell.

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Alex Cruz

Excelente trazado de arquitectura, agradezco que la hayan compartido.

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Pattie Lawler

Where does the nightingale description come from? TIA...

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Farokh Mehr

Mithra killing the Bull from behind also is the sign of Spring and victory of light over darkness.

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Pattie Lawler

As of 2022 this piece is currently NOT on display.

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Merci pour l'information, Zi. En effet, la sculpture jointe faisait partie d'un autre ensemble.

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