Why are the Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues?

Why are the Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues?

Why are Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues? - this is one of the most common questions you will hear within art history’s circles. Is it just a coincidence, or could it possibly be a conspiracy? Natural Erosion Has Played a Role Several archaeologists have suggested erosion could be one of the main reasons…

Ancient Gods – When Darkness Ruled the World

Ancient Gods – When Darkness Ruled the World

Darkness is the opposite of brightness and it is characterized by the absence of visible light. The emotional response of humans to darkness has led to many culturally different metaphorical usages. For example, in Christianity the first narrative of creation begins with darkness. Darkness is said to have existed before the world, then light was…

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