The Monumental Fall of Babylon: What Really Shattered the Empire? (Video)
The event was immortalized by several ancient sources, including the Cyrus Cylinder , the famous Greek historian Herodotus and the books of the Old Testament. Using these sources, we can take a closer look at what really contributed to the fall of Babylon and the ancient prophecy that foretold this momentous event.
Top image: Ancient city of Babylon. Source: Berit Kessler / Adobe Stock.