Icons are at the center of Byzantine
worship, providing windows into the mysteries of the incarnation, heaven and the redemption of man.
Presenting some of their findings from a research project on Byzantine
and Jewish medical discourses, researchers investigate the dynamics of cultural transfer and exchange in Byzantine
medical traditions from the fourth to the sixth centuries AD and the Jewish tradition primarily recorded in Palestinian and Babylonian Talmuds.
to the First Crusade" by Anthony Kaldellis (Professor of Greek and Latin at The Ohio State University) is the first history of the Byzantine
empire in over a century and offers a new reconstruction of the key events and crucial reigns as well as a different model for understanding imperial politics and wars, both civil and foreign.
The third and last chapter of the first section, "Byzantine
Music," gives a very simplified overview of Byzantine
chant, but unfortunately relies too much on outdated literature (including terminology coined by J.
ER: Let's go back to the emergence of Byzantine
studies in the 19th Century.
The name may say blue, but Byzantine
Blue is truly a purple in disguise.
It includes subject matter that lies beyond whatever passed for the formal borders of frontier zones in the Byzantine
5) Subsequently, three countries claimed ownership of the frescoes, but only Cyprus was able to quote the precise origins of the Byzantine
The textbooks say the Byzantine
Empire was a theocratic autocracy uniting church and state under an all-powerful emperor believed by the Byzantines
to be God's viceroy and vicar.
For the first time, grape seeds from the Byzantine
era have been found.
CERAMICS PRODUCED BETWEEN THE 11TH-15TH centuries share several characteristics with common folk pottery.
MUE[currency] (CyHAN)- The 943 th anniversary of the 1071 Malazgirt (Manzikert) victory, a battle between the Byzantine
Empire and the Seljuk Turks, is being celebrated with several activities in the eastern province of MuE-'s Malazgirt district on Tuesday.
of Cologne, Germany, on the cross-cultural encounter between medieval Serbia and the Byzantine
A RARE and beautiful 13th-century Byzantine
prayer scroll has gone on show in Birmingham.
Throughout the period Byzantine
Greeks identified themselves as 'Romaioi', meaning citizens of the Roman Empire.