Imperial Temples in the Roman Forum
The temples built in the Forum Romanum during the Imperial era (27 B.C. – A.D. 476) were largely built to commemorate...
Kailasa Temple, Ellora
The rock-cut Hindu temple the Kailasa of Ellora, central India. The 32 metre high temple was dedicated to Shiva and...
The Kedarnath temple in the Himalayas of India dates back to the 8th century CE. A famous myth associated with the site involves...
Kykeon (from the Greek “to mix, stir”) was a beverage of water and barley (sometimes flavored with mint...
Malta: Prehistory and Temples (Malta's Living Heritage)
How could a Neolithic society operating at a level that produced only slightly more than subsistence level support such...
Featured Mayan Ruins Pictures Chichen Itza Ruins Coba Ruins Abaj Takalik Ruins Tulum Ruins
Mesopotamia (from the Greek, meaning 'between two rivers’) was an ancient region in the eastern Mediterranean...
Monolithic Columns, Corinth
The seven remaining columns of the Doric peripteral temple of Apollo at Corinth (550-530 BCE). The columns are monolithic...
View of Palmyra with the Temple of Bel, Syria. Palmyra (Aramaic: ܬܕܡܘܪܬܐ;Hebrew: תדמור; tiḏmor, Greek: Παλμύρα...
Paphos has been inhabited since the Neolithic period. It was a centre of the cult of Aphrodite and of pre-Hellenic fertility...