News, Topics, Peoples, Movies


The remains of a 1,500-year-old monastery with intact mosaics covering the floor have been revealed in archaeological excavations in southern Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced Tuesday.

Read full article >> (Date:04/01/2014 10:24)

Related News about "6th-Century Monastery with Elaborate Mosaics Unearthed in Israel" news from other sites: (news similarity rate is shown on left.)

Raw: Bulgarian Monastery Dyes 5000 Easter Eggs.
The Thursday before Orthodox Easter, or Holy Thursday, the Bachkovo Monastery made their traditional preparations by dying about 5,000 Easter eggs in various colors at the monastery's kitchen. (April .. Associated Press Watch News Video
Ancient wine cup unearthed in Greece.
A team of Greek archaeologists have unearthed an ancient wine cup that dates back to the fifth century B.C... Read News
'Hammer of Thor' unearthed: Runes on 1,000-year-old amulet solve mystery of why Viking charms were worn for protection.
Archaeologists, working with the National Museum of Denmark, have unearthed an unusual 10th century amulet in Købelev on the Danish island of Lolland... Read News
7th-century wooden 'meat tag' found in Osaka palace ruins.
OSAKA--A seventh-century wooden “mokkan” (wood document) unearthed in 2013 in the ruins of Naniwanomiya palace was likely used as a meat shipping tag... The Asahi Shimbun Read News
Tens of thousands of coins from Muromachi Period unearthed in Kyoto.
KYOTO--Construction workers in the city's central Kawaramachi shopping district unearthed a huge earthenware pot containing more than 40,000 coins from the 15th century... The Asahi Shimbun Read News
ISIS Jihadists Seize Fourth Century Christian Monastery, Expel Monks.
The purge of Christians from northern Iraq continues under the hands of the Sunni jihadist group, the Islamic State--formerly the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS). ISIS militants seized the fa.. Read News
Ancient wine cup unearthed in Greece.
Athens, July 31 (IANS) A team of Greek archaeologists have unearthed an ancient wine cup that dates back to the fifth century B.C. The team said that the cup was found Wednesday in a grave which..... BusinessBalla Read News
Israel News - Israel Wikipedia
Tuesday: Tuesday is a day of the week occurring after Monday and before Wednesday. According to some commonly used calendars , it is the third day of the week
Tuesday News