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China's Top 10 Temples and Monasteries
Apart from Buddhist grottoes, mountains and religious sites like the Leshan Giant Buddha, Buddhist temples are also...
Christiane Desroches Noblecourt - Strong as the Stones she was able to move
Her name echoes down the corridors, in classrooms and in books, Christiane Desroches Noblecourt was a great French Egyptologist...
Clergy, Priests & Priestesses in Ancient Egypt
The ancient Egyptians understood that their gods had prevailed over the forces of chaos through the creation of the world...
Cornice, Temple of Athena, Priene
The entablature of the Temple of Athena, Priene (Turkey), 340-156 BCE. The cornice decoration includes egg-and-tongue designs...
Dionysos from the Parthenon.
Figure D (commonly identified as Dionysos) from the East Pediment of the Parthenon. Here we can see his legs, and where...
Museum of Djemila (Roman Cuicul in modern-day Algeria): The Museum is to the left on entering the site and, as ever...
Door of The Temple of Divus Romulus
Temple of Divus Romulus, built in the 4th century AD. The building is mostly intact due to it being converted into the present...
Durga Temple, Aihole
The 8th century CE Durga temple at Aihole, Karnataka, India. It is richly decorated with architectural sculpture such...
Early Temples of the Forum Romanum: Temples of the Roman Republic
The temple was an important physical and ceremonial structure in any Roman city. Originally a gathering place (a templum...