Dazzling Temple to Cult God Mithras Uncovered in Italy

December 16, 2019 - General
Reconstruction of the “Mithraeum of Colored Marbles.” The ‘spelaeum’, the most important room in the Mithraeum, is shown on the bottom level.            Source: G Albertini / Live Science

A 1600-year-old temple in which the ancient god Mithras was worshipped has been discovered beneath Roman ruins in Ostia, Italy. A magnificent ancient building, which is being described as the ‘Mithraeum (or Temple) of Colored Marbles’ is officially known as the ‘spelaeum’ and it’s the most important room in the Mithraeum

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