Alege Limba:


The Temple of Jupiter Optimus Maximus Diolichenus and the Tavern

Complex of buildings



Jupiter Optimus Maximus Dolichenus – the official Roman god that can be seen as a universal god, and who mastered the heavens, the light, the thunders, the lightning, the energy that creates the nature and the public order. It was highly popular among the military. There used to be important events and rites inside the temples, with shared meals. This aspect justifies the frequent association between the temple and the tavern.