Behistun Relief in Iran. It shows Darius I standing on the chest of a person (possibly the usurper, Smerdis). The men to the right are wearing chains and represent his conquered people. The inscription is written in three different languages, including Old Persian and was instrumental in later deciphering of ancient languages.
Cult Of The Ancient Gods Liked · 15 hours ago The Behistun Inscription is a multi-lingual inscription located on Mount Behistun in the Kermanshah Province of Iran, near the city of Kermanshah in western Iran.
Tomb of Darius l the Great, reign BCE. The Achaemenid dynasty or the Persian Empire (not the same lineage as Islamic Persia) extended from Egypt in the west to the Indus River in the east. The Royal Road connected 111 stations to each other.
Mithra is the Zoroastrian divinity (yazata) of covenant and oath. In addition to being the divinity of contracts, Mithra is also a judicial figure, an all-seeing protector of Truth, and the guardian of cattle, the harvest and of The Waters.
Varna Necropolis, 4500 - 4000 BC, Varna, Bulgaria Gold beads have been excavated in Dimitra in eastern Macedonia and are claimed to be from 5500 to 5250 B. If confirmed they could be some of the earliest gold objects yet discovered (Betancourt