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Holy men and holy women in ancient West Asia

By |2018-04-07T17:04:59+00:00September 15th, 2017|Religion, West Asia|

Apollonius of Tyana (or some other holy man) There is a long tradition in West Asia (and in India and China) that some men and women, and some children, are closer to the gods than other people are. These holy men and women and children are thought to be able to talk to the gods, to know [...]