Parthenon Temple

The exterior of the temple is rectangular, 228 feet long and 101 feet wide. There are 46 Doric ring columns forming a colonnade. Its foreheads, cornices, and eaves are decorated with gold-plated bronze shields, various ornaments and exotic birds and other decorative sculptures; the middle sashes decorated with 92 white marble panels have a series of descriptions of Greek mythology Bas-relief; on the herringbone wall on the roof of the East and West Temple, there is a sculpture of Helios, the sun god who runs in the sky in a horse-drawn carriage, a dionysus, a god of wine lying sideways, and a moon god who travels in a silver car. The reliefs of Selene and the depiction of Zeus, the king of all gods, asked the god of fire, Hephaestus, to split his head, and Athena jumped out of it. The main building of the temple is two halls, on each side of which is a foyer with 6 Doric columns. The east foyer leads to the inner hall, which houses the huge goddess Athena. The idols are smart in design and can be moved and hidden.

The Parthenon Temple has gone through vicissitudes and has suffered many times. In 1687, the Venetian army bombarded the castle, and the buildings inside the temple, such as the temple walls, were destroyed by rubble. In the second half of the 18th century, the European powers began to smuggle and snatch cultural relics here. Many existing antiquities originally belonging to temples were lost.

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