Baalbek, Lebanon

A Tour of Baalbek - September 21-24, 2005

Section 4 - The Temple of Jupiter

E. L. Nebrija

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The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The grand steps leading to the Temple of Jupiter. The yellow regtangle indicates the location of the six remaining standing columns.

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter
Intact and fallen Corinthian capitals.

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter
Intact and fallen Corinthian capitals.

  • A - Bull symbolizes the strength of Jupiter.
  • B - Lion gargoyle drained the rainwater from the roof which was made of cedar wood and tile.

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

The Temple of Jupiter

Jupiter Temple - Crusader Walls

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