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Summary

Cult center of the Hittite sun goddess.

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Alacahöyük - Alacahüyük

Neolithic and Hittite settlement. Its Hittite name is unknown.

Alacahöyük - Alacahüyük

Museum of Alacahöyük

Alacahöyük Hittite Dam

Alacahöyük Hittite Dam

Alacahöyük - Alacahüyük

Royal Necropolis

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

See:

  1. James G. Macqueen, The Hittites: And Their Contemporaries in Asia Minor, rev. eds., London, Thames and Hudson 1986, pp. 110, 111, 119
  2. Trevor Bryce,  Life and Society in the Hittite World, 2004, pp. 142–143.
  3. Joost Blasweiler, The Kalehisar mountain and the deities of Arinna, the city of the Sun Goddess, Arnhem (nl) 2017 –  1 Anatolia in the bronze age - https://www.academia.edu/30853831