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Solomon’s Temple – One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

By |2019-07-11T05:41:08+03:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , |

According to the Hebrew Bible, Solomon's Temple, also known as the First Temple. Solomon's Temple was the Holy Temple in ancient Jerusalem before its destruction by Nebuchadnezzar II after the Siege of Jerusalem of 587 BCE and its subsequent replacement with the Second Temple in [...]

Halo ‘Disk of Light’ in Art

By |2019-02-28T04:56:50+03:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: Arts, Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

A halo also known as a nimbus, aureole, glory, or gloriole is a crown of light rays, circle or disk of light that surrounds a person in art. It has been used in the iconography of many religions to indicate holy or sacred figures and [...]