Throughout Rome a number of underground temples have survived that were once the setting for the practise of a mystery religion centred on the god Mithras, the Roman name for the Indo-Iranian god Mitra, or Mithra as he was called by the Persians.
My name is David Lown and I am an art historian from Cambridge, England. Since 2001 I have lived in Italy, where I run private and
small-group walking tours
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