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  1. 2,400-Year-Old Aristocrat Family Tomb Uncovered in Cyprus Sheds Light on Ancient Soloi

    ... a rich family that was excavated in Soloi (Soli), Northern Cyprus from 2005-2006 are being unveiled. Jewelry, weapons, human remains, ... silver, and gold-silver from the tomb complex at Soloi, Cyprus. ( Kadir Kaba ) The Ancient Ruins of ...

    Alicia McDermott - 13/10/2015 - 04:37

  2. The Incredible History of Kolossi Castle - Won By Richard the Lionheart, Home to the Knights Templar, and Birthplace of the King of Wines

    ... Kolossi Castle is a medieval castle located on the island of Cyprus. The original castle was built during the 13th century, not long after ... Kolossi Castle is a medieval castle located on the island of Cyprus. The original castle was built during the 13 th century, not long ...

    dhwty - 18/12/2018 - 01:53

  3. Putting the Horse Before the Chariot: Gorgeous Ancient Roman Mosaics Unearthed in Cyprus

    ... dating back to the 4th century AD has been unearthed in Cyprus. It illustrates scenes from chariot races in the hippodrome. Previously, ... Akaki village, 19 miles (30.58 km) from the capital city of Cyprus – Nicosia. The mosaic’s existence had been known since 1938 when ...

    Natalia Klimczak - 13/08/2016 - 03:47

  4. Which Invading Elite Are Buried in Cyprus’ Monumental Tombs of the Kings?

    ... archaeological site located in the Paphos District of Cyprus. The site is a 2,400-year-old necropolis that is carved into massive ... archaeological site located in the Paphos District of Cyprus. The site is a 2,400-year-old necropolis that is carved into massive ...

    dhwty - 12/01/2019 - 01:56

  5. The Ancient Ruins of Salamis, the Once Thriving Port City of Cyprus

    ... world. One such city was Salamis, located on the island of Cyprus. Salamis was a large city in ancient times. It served many dominant ... Salamis was believed to have been the capital of Cyprus as far back as 1100 B.C. Located on the eastern side of the island of ...

    aprilholloway - 06/04/2015 - 14:55

  6. Saint Paul’s Column: Ancient Pillar Where Paul the Apostle Was Scourged with Hundreds of Lashes

    ... ages. Saint Paul’s First Missionary Journey Occurred in Cyprus Saint Paul’s connection to the island of Cyprus can be found in the 13 th chapter of the Acts of the Apostles in the ...

    dhwty - 08/01/2019 - 01:59

  7. In Search of the Origins of the Philistines – Part 2

    ... in some part, the Philistines originated from the island of Cyprus to the North of Egypt and West of Canaan (Read Part 1 here ... in some part, the Philistines originated from the island of Cyprus to the North of Egypt and West of Canaan (Dothan, Queen of the ...

    pkoutoupis - 19/05/2014 - 22:30

  8. Ancient Greek amulet with strange palindrome inscription discovered in Cyprus

    Archaeologists in Cyprus have unearthed a 1,500-year-old amulet in the ancient city of Nea Paphos in Cyprus, which contains a curious palindrome inscription – a text that reads ... Aphrodite’s legendary birthplace was on the island of Cyprus, where her temple was erected by the Myceneans in the 12th century BC ...

    aprilholloway - 02/01/2015 - 21:57

  9. Discovery Reveals Cyprus was part of Neolithic Revolution

    ... Artefacts found at an archaeological site in Cyprus suggest that humans occupied the Mediterranean island about 1,000 ... earlier than previously believed. The implication is that Cyprus was part of the Neolithic revolution that saw the growth in agriculture ...

    aprilholloway - 11/12/2013 - 03:25

  10. Aphrodite Rock: The Birthplace of a Goddess

    ... the main road from Paphos to Limassol, on the island of Cyprus. As its name suggests, the rock is associated with Aphrodite, the Greek ... the main road from Paphos to Limassol, on the island of Cyprus. As its name suggests, the rock is associated with Aphrodite, the ...

    dhwty - 24/12/2018 - 23:22

  11. Saint Lazarus Church and the Tomb of the Man Jesus Raised from the Dead

    ... as the Agios Lazarus Church) is a church located in Larnaca, Cyprus. This church dates to the late 9th century, making it one of the oldest ... amulet with strange palindrome inscription discovered in Cyprus 800-Year-Old Church in Ireland Survives Viking Presence, an ...

    dhwty - 25/12/2018 - 13:10

  12. 3,500-Year-Old Tomb with Remains of 17 Elites and Precious Artifacts Found in Cyprus

    Excavations in a Bronze Age city on Cyprus have revealed an industrious people whose community was burned twice in ... elaborate and luxurious known from the late Bronze Age on Cyprus. The skeletons were scattered, apparently to make way for new bodies, ...

    Mark Miller - 07/08/2016 - 03:49

  13. Commandaria: The Oldest Wine in Production, Praised By Homer, and Richard the Lionheart's "King of Wines"

    ... have ceased to be produced. The Commandaria wine of Cyprus has been continually produced from the vineyards of the Troodos ... fourteen villages on the slopes of the Troodos Mountains of Cyprus. The name of the wine is related to the region in which it is located ...

    Caleb Strom - 14/03/2019 - 17:51

  14. Religious statues from Cyprus show evidence of astronomical writing

    ... dating back around 3,300 years and found at various sites in Cyprus, has revealed the presence of astronomical ‘writing’, which has also ... the moon and the sun. Dr Cunningham found that all five Cyprus Bronze Age statues share virtually identical features and that the ...

    aprilholloway - 17/01/2014 - 06:24

  15. 4,000-year-old cosmetics shop found in Cyprus

    ... at the Pyrgos-Mavroraki archaeological site in Limassol, Cyprus.  It is the first time that evidence has been found of cosmetics ... picrolite and 58 shells was identified," said University of Cyprus archaeology professor Demetris Michaelides. All previous discoveries ...

    aprilholloway - 26/12/2013 - 04:26

  16. Archaeologists unearth earliest complete human figurine in Cyprus

    ... have unearthed the oldest ever human figurine in Cyprus , which has been dated to 10,500 to 11,000 years old. It was discovered ... decades ago it was believed that the first humans arrived in Cyprus 8,000 years ago. However, excavations at the site changed this ...

    aprilholloway - 24/09/2013 - 06:33

  17. Byzantine monks used asbestos in wall paintings centuries before Industrial Revolution

    ... century Byzantine monastery of Enkleistra of St Neophytos in Cyprus. Asbestos is a set of six naturally occurring silicate minerals known ... the 12 th -century paintings of the Byzantine monastery in Cyprus, when they discovered asbestos in the finish coating of the plaster ...

    aprilholloway - 01/04/2014 - 23:33

  18. Ancient Sex Curse Revealed: May Your Penis Hurt When You Make Love!

    ... been called the Penis Curse from the kingdom of Amathus in Cyprus: "May your penis hurt when you make love." In conjunction with this ... evidence, the location of the find seems oddly fitting. Cyprus, where "archeologists found a curse…on a lead tablet", loosely dated ...

    Riley Winters - 24/02/2018 - 18:48

  19. Metals in Bronze Age Weapons Discovered in Sweden Came from Distant Lands

    ... were made with copper from southern Europe, Turkey, and Cyprus. The researchers determined the place of the origin of the copper and ... trading from the Mediterranean region. The distance from Cyprus to Sweden is about 3,000 kilometers or 1,865 miles as the crow flies. ...

    Mark Miller - 13/05/2016 - 21:35

  20. Which Goddess Lost Her Legs in a Shipwreck? 2,700-Year-Old Terracotta Statue Discovered in Turkish Waters

    ... The Statue Represents an Ancient Greek Goddess from Cyprus – (Possibly Aphrodite?) The ceramic sculpture belongs to a ... speculated that it depicts an ancient Greek goddess from Cyprus. Even though it’s too early to say for certain, experts believe ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 24/01/2017 - 19:58

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