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🎥 Hilo de películas/series que he visto 🎥
1. #OrigenesSecretos
👮 Está bien para pasar el rato.
👮 Hay una escena buenísima.
👮 El romance hetero sobraba. Gracias. Image
2. #Elrascacielos
🏢 Si os dan miedo las alturas, no la veáis.
🏢 La trama se basa en La Roca pegándose contra un edificio.
🏢 Tiene escenas preciosas. Image
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Story of Romulus and Remus #Rome #Pisa #romulus #historyofroma #Roma Image
What does the name Romulus remind you of? For me, it is the city of Rome. Romulus was the son of the Roman god Mars and the brother of Remus. 1/5
When Romulus and Remus were born, their uncle took the throne from their grandfather. Their cunning uncle knew that Romulus and Remus would kill him one day. So he put them in a basket and left them in the river Tiber. They floated and floated until one day. 2/5
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📣 Exceptional discovery from the excavations at the Curia-Comitium (#RomanForum) [THREAD ⬇️]

An underground chamber has re-emerged next to the Curia-Comitium complex with a tuff sarcophagus of about 1.40 m in length, associated with a circular element, probably an altar. Underground burial chamberTuff sarcophagus of about 1.40 m in length
@dariofrance @museitaliani @_MiBACT @alfonsrusso @rogueclassicist @pompei79 @DariusAryaDigs The context situated below the staircase leading to the #Curia, built in the 1930s, is preserved for its symbolic meaning by the Curia above and coincides with what the sources hand down as the 'post rostra' point (behind the republican Rostra).
@dariofrance @museitaliani @_MiBACT @alfonsrusso @rogueclassicist @pompei79 @DariusAryaDigs Here's where the place of burial of #Romulus is located (according to Varro by the scholiasts of Horace, Epod. XVI). No coincidence that the #LapisNiger, the black stone indicated as a funereal place related to the death of Romulus, is located in axis with the underground chamber
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Was the story of Jesus based on #Romulus, the #Demigod Son of #Mars and the mythical founder of #Rome?
Um, #No, and here is why:
There are various versions of the story of how Romulus came to be. Some says he and his twin #Remus were the sons of Roma, a mythical heroine whom Rome was named after, and a feller named Latinus (I'm from Texas, I can get away with writing "Feller" (meaning "Fellow" to you
Yankees!), while others say that Aneas and Dexithea were his parents. Some have his mother as being a woman named Aemilia.
However, the main version of the tale has him being the son of Mars, the god of war, and Rhea Silvia, a mortal.
According to the Myth, Mars actually (Brace
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