Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on History Hit

Watch this video and more on History Hit

🎧 Saturnalia

26m

Up Next in Season 1

  • 🎧 The Mystery of Mithras: The Pagan C...

    The clichΓ©d Christmas: white snow, hot fires, mulled wine and a feast. This might not be the case were the holiday not to fall on 25 December and, although many things have been missed in 2020, the usual questions of whether this is the right date arrived reliably on time. So, for this episode, T...

  • 🎧 Hatshepsut: Egypt's Hidden Pharaoh

    Hatshepsut – whose name means β€œforemost of noblewomen” – was an exceptional figure in the history of Ancient Egypt. Only the second woman in history to assume the title of pharaoh, during her reign she oversaw the building of monumental temples, established trade connections with far away African...

  • 🎧 El Kurru: Egypt's Nubian Pharaohs

    In the 8th and 7th centuries BC, Ancient Egypt was ruled by an extraordinary ruling dynasty. This was the 25th Dynasty, also known as the Nubian Dynasty because of their Kushite routes. The Nubian Dynasty were sure to remember their southern routes. They maintained their Nubian identity, with one...