Mike Aquilina

What’s New in Nubia

Tuesday November 07th 2006, 3:23 am

Al Ahram reports on four ancient Nubian cathedrals discovered in the 1960s, with 120 wall paintings in good condition. The excavation was part of an archeological campaign that found several other, smaller churches as well, built in the sixth through ninth centuries. The story is in two parts, here and here.