About.com offers expert, quality information that helps people find solutions to daily needs.
Displaying 1 - 10 of 114

Articles related to romulus and remus

The Story of Romulus - Mythological Founder of Rome
The story of Romulus, his twin brother Remus, and the founding of the city of Rome is one of the most familiar legends about the Eternal City. The basic legend of ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/leadersns/p/aa121002aRomulus.htm
Myths and Legends Founding of Rome - Ancient/Classical History
Our second story is the legend of the founding of Rome by the twin brothers, Romulus and Remus. Their grandfather was the rightful king of Alba but he had ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/grecoromanmyth1/a/mythslegends_3.htm
Romulus and Remus. The Wolf With Romulus and Remus.
Romulus and Remus were said to have been the twin sons of a Vestal Virgin. Vestal Virgins were respected by normal mortal men and most appear to have ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/romeancientrome/ig/Ancient-Rome/Romus-and-Remus-with-the-Wolf.htm
The Myth of the Founding of Rome - An Overview
Romulus and Remus were twin brothers, the sons of a vestal virgin named Rhea Silvia (also called Ilia) and the god Mars, according to legend. Since vestal ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/cityofrome/p/RomeFounding.htm
She-Wolves, Lupercalia, and Prostitutes - Ancient/Classical History
only goes back to the 5th century B.C. Tradition has the legendary twin brothers Romulus and Remus establishing the Lupercalia with 2 gentes, one for each ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/socialcustomsdailylife/a/010908Lupercal_2.htm
The Capitoline Wolf (Lupa Capitolina) - Ancient/Classical History
The wolf is suckling the twins Romulus and Remus -- Romulus being the eponymous founder of Rome, but the statues of the infants are modern additions,  ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/artarchaeologyarchitect/ss/112911-The-Capitoline-Wolf-Lupus-Capitolina.htm
Lupercalia: Celebrate the Coming of Spring - Paganism/Wicca
Feb 2, 2008 ... The festival also marked the coming of spring. Later on, it became a holiday honoring Romulus and Remus, the twins who founded Rome after ...
http://paganwiccan.about.com/od/imbolcfebruary2/p/Lupercalia.htm
Livy on the Founding of Rome - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The government of Alba being thus intrusted to Numitor, Romulus and Remus were seized with the desire of building a city on the spot where they had been ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/library/bl/bl_text_livy_rome_founding.htm
Romulus - Eponymous First King of Ancient Rome Romulus
Romulus was the eponymous first king of ancient Rome after his twin brother Remus died. Romulus and Remus were the famous infants suckled by a wolf and  ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/romulus/
The Seven Early Kings of Rome - Ancient History
Romulus and Remus at Rome - Claire Campbell ... The Sabine king of Cures, Tatius, co-ruled with Romulus from the time of the rape of the Sabine women until  ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/kingsofrome/tp/KingsofRome.htm
1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10      Next >

©2015 About.com. All rights reserved.