Oracle of Bergama ancient site

An oracle from the ancient era

Prophecy was one of the important signs of success or failure in ancient world. Even kings consulted to oracles for their actions. Then they decided what to do. This tradition was also common in Anatolian peninsula in ancient era.

The discovery of a tomb in Bergama ancient site proved it. A tomb which belonged to an oracle was unearthed. His name was Marcus. He was making prophecies by commenting the movement of birds. It was the sign of his importance.

Oracles were everywhere in ancent era.

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