"Of all importance" Top 5 Page for this destination Lebanon Off The Beaten Path Tip by dr.firas

Lebanon Off The Beaten Path: 97 reviews and 112 photos

  Baalbeck
by dr.firas
 
 

Of utmost importance for the cult of Jupiter Heliopolitanus were the 2 high altars on the flat roof of which scarifies were offered, the 2 ablution basins and 2 freestanding columns.
All elements (altars basin and columns) played an important role in pre-Roman oriental cults.

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  • Written Aug 30, 2004
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