Fresco of Mithras killing s bull.
Ancient History

The Mystery Behind the Mithras Cult

July 29, 2020

Mithras was a Persian God and was also called Mithra. He can be seen in pictures and paintings wearing a Roman fantasy version of Persian dress. But that is all that connects him to Persia. […]

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Ancient History

How Important Are Historical Language Studies and Discoveries?

July 22, 2020

Linguistic investigations about the Indo-European languages have had many appealing stories that led to other discoveries. One of these discoveries took place in China in the late 1800s. It shed more light on the historical and anthropological aspects of this region, which wasn’t known before. […]

The ancient book and old goose feather
Ancient History

Reconstructing the Proto-Indo-European Language

July 22, 2020

The Proto-Indo-European language is the hypothetical, reconstructed parent of all Indo-European languages. Linguists have been able to reconstruct this language through a series of comparative methods. Read on to see how this process of reconstruction takes place. […]

An engraving of gods on the wall of the Sobek temple.
Ancient History

Religion and Deities of Ancient Egypt

July 12, 2020

A look inside the ancient Egyptian religion and their different types of deities: From hybrid gods to gods with non-animal forms, and why did ancient Egyptians choose to worship these specific forms. […]

An image of the ruins of an ancient Egyptian temple in Luxor, Egypt.
Ancient History

Religious Order of Ancient Egypt

July 12, 2020

Understanding the religious life of ancient Egypt: From the ordinary people to priests and pharaohs to deities, covering the entire religious order of ancient Egypt. […]

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