Ancient Temples Around The World That Withstood The Test Of Time

It is no secret that religious beliefs are foundational to how societies have been organized, and temples are often central to how civilizations represent themselves. The temples on this list were given a huge significance, which means that they had to look important and grandiose.

It’s unclear how some of them were even built without the technologies we have today, and yet, somehow, these temples are still standing.

Temple Of Hatshepsut In Egypt – The Divine Birth

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Unfortunately, many of the site’s original statues and ornaments have been stolen or destroyed over the years. On the bright side, the main attraction, a relief depicting the divine birth of a female pharaoh, is still intact!