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The Virgin Mary embodied power rather than maternal tenderness in the Byzantine world. Known as the Mother of God, she became a guarantor of military victory and hence of imperial authority. In this pioneering book, Bissera Pentcheva connects the fusion of Marian cult and imperial rule with the powers assigned to images of this All Holy woman.
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Romanland: Ethnicity and Empire in Byzantium
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Did you know that March is Women’s History Month? We’re ending the month with a celebration two of the Byzantine Empire’s best-known and well-regarded women: Empress Pulcheria and Empress Theodora. While both were given the title of “Empress,” one was born into the imperial family (but eschewed the luxury which came with her place in... Read More
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Stunning Byzantine Clothing ..... John II Komnenos Kaloyannis ( good and beautiful John) and Irene ( Piroska ) Arpad, Hungarian Princess .......
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