Mithraism May Become a Bit Less Mysterious with New Temple Discovery in Turkey

Turkish archaeologists have found what they believe is a temple to Mithras, an ancient god of light. They came across the underground temple in Zerzevan Castle on the eastern marches of the ancient Roman Empire. The temple dates to about 1,700 years ago, when the mystery religion was important to Roman soldiers.

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