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Temple of Zeus, Olympia

Atheism and Agnosticism

Statue of Zeus at Olympia. This statue used to sit at 42 ft tall and was crafted beautifully out of precious stones, ebony and gold. It has awed many the spectator in its day, including Aemilius Paulus, Roman general. This statue, depicting the Greek god, lived in the Temple of Zeus in Olympia. The temple burned down in 475 AD. The statue was destroyed. Rumors said looking in the eyes of the beautiful statue was like looking into the eyes of Zeus himself, and your life would be changed…

Statue of Zeus at Olympia. This statue used to sit at 42 ft tall and was crafted…

The east pediment of the Temple of Zeus: The chariot race of Pelops and Oinomaos, Olympia Archaeological Museum, Greece

Many of the great spiritual traditions told of how the material world came into being out of a nameless domain

Underground Barrel Vaulted room at the Temple of Zeus at Aizanoi

Underground Barrel Vaulted room at the Temple of Zeus at Aizanoi

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