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Acta diurna is our Mithraic social stream for keeping up to date with what is happening in The New Mithraeum.

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Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Altar to Semele from Cologne

This sandstone altar found in Cologne bears an inscription to the goddess Semele and her sisters.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Petrogeny with a sheaf of wheat of Cologne

In this relief of the rock birth of Mithras, the child sun god holds a bundle of wheat in his left hand instead of the usual torch.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Head of Mithras of Cologne

This marble head of Mithras was found in the Luxemburgerstrasze in Cologne, Germany.

 
Nov 2023
Syndexios

Exsochos

Gladiator to whom his companions Cimber and Pietas erected a monument in Colonia, Germania.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Inscription of Cimber and Exsocho from Cologne

This monument with an inscription by two individuals was found in the first mithraeum of Cologne, Germany.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Altar without inscription of Bingem

This small monument without inscription was found in Bingem, Germany.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Portable tauroctony of Vienna

This small white marble relief of Mithras as a bullkiller was found in the Botanical Gardens of Vienna in 1950.

 
Nov 2023
Syndexios

Titus Flavius Verecundus

He was a centurion from Savaria, serving in Legio XIV Gemina based in Carnutum.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Altar of Flavius Verecundus from Carnuntum

This monument to Mithras and Cautes (or Cautopates) was erected in Carnuntum by the centurion Flavius Verecundus of Savaria.

 
Nov 2023
Syndexios

Publius Aelius Nigrinus

Priest of Mithras who dedicated an altar to Petra Genetrix in Carnuntum.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Altar to Petra Genetrix from Carnuntum

Aelius Nigrinus dedicated this small altar in Carnutum to the rock from which Mithras was born.

 
Nov 2023
NewSocius

Professor in New Testament and Early Christian Studies at the University of South Africa.

 
Nov 2023
NewSocius
 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Tauroctony of Palazzo Mattei di Giove

This relief of Mithras as a bullkiller, probably found in Rome, has been part of the Palazzo Mattei collection since at least the end of the 18th century.

 
Nov 2023
NewLiber

Mithra ve Mithraizm. Düalist Pagan Sembolizmi Işığında

Allah'ın arslanı Ali'nin alnındaki zühre yıldızının binlerce yıllık hikayesi.

 
Nov 2023
NewSocius

Art historian, curator, researcher, writer.

 
Nov 2023
Syndexios

Marcus Licinius Ripanus

Prefect, probably of Cohors II Tungrorum, who dedicated an altar to the invincible sun god Mithras in Camboglanna, Britannia.

 
Nov 2023
NewMonumentum

Altar of Castlesteads

Horsley thought that, like some other inscriptions in the Naworth Collection, this altar also had come from Birdoswald.

 
Nov 2023
Syndexios

Tiberius Claudius Balbilus

Scholar, politician and a court astrologer to the Roman emperors Claudius, Nero and Vespasian.

 
Nov 2023
Syndexios

Thrasyllus of Mendes

Thrasyllus was an Egyptian of Greek descent grammarian, astrologer and a friend of the Roman emperor Tiberius.