Neolithic humans lived in the caves pocking its slopes, and by around 1400 bce a fortified palace was built atop the Acropolis.
But by 167 bce, Jews had dispersed enough that often grandfathers, fathers, and sons no longer lived in the same cities.
You, and millions like you, may have recently discovered meditation, an age-old practice dating back to the 1st millenium bce.
Abbreviation for before the Common Era.
An abbreviation sometimes used in place of b.c. It means “before the Common Era.”