A Visual Glossary of Classical Architecture
[image:945] Abacus - a large slab placed above the column capital...
Christiane Desroches Noblecourt - Strong as the Stones she was able to move
Her name echoes down the corridors, in classrooms and in books...
Clergy, Priests & Priestesses in Ancient Egypt
The ancient Egyptians understood that their gods had prevailed...
Early Temples of the Forum Romanum: Temples of the Roman Republic
The temple was an important physical and ceremonial structure in...
Ellora (also known as Elura and, in ancient times, as Elapura...
Enheduanna - Poet, Priestess, Empire Builder
Enheduanna (2285-2250 BCE) is the world’s first author and...
Festivals in Ancient Egypt
The gods of the ancient Egyptians were always apparent to the people...
Gobekli Tepe - the World's First Temple?
Located in modern Turkey, Göbekli Tepe is one of the most...
Imperial Temples in the Roman Forum
The temples built in the Forum Romanum during the Imperial era...
Shabti Dolls: The Workforce in the Afterlife
The Egyptians believed the afterlife was a mirror-image of life...
Sicilian Temples (Greek Metrology)
[image:2597] Characteristics of Sicilian Archaic Temples...
Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens
The Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens, also known as the Olympieion...