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Anch and Sunwheel from a book of the dead, originally created by the egyptian writer Ani.

Anch and Sunwheel from a book of the dead, originally created by the egyptian writer Ani.

The Shabaka Stone, sometimes Shabaqo, is a relic incised with an ancient Egyptian religious text, which dates from the 25th dynasty.

The Shabaka Stone, sometimes Shabaqo, is a relic incised with an ancient Egyptian religious text, which dates from the 25th dynasty.

Tibetan King Srongtsong Gampo and his wives, Princess Bhrikuti of Nepal (viewer's left) and Princess Wencheng of China (viewer's right).

Tibetan King Srongtsong Gampo and his wives, Princess Bhrikuti of Nepal (viewer's left) and Princess Wencheng of China (viewer's right).

The Gathering of the Manna, c. 1460-1470.

The Gathering of the Manna, c. 1460-1470.

Horizontal friezes in relief on the outer wall enclosure of Hazara Rama temple, depicting life in the kingdom

Horizontal friezes in relief on the outer wall enclosure of Hazara Rama temple, depicting life in the kingdom

Photograph taken by self (Dineshkannambadi) at Hampi, Karnataka state, India in June 2004. (An ancient market place)

Photograph taken by self (Dineshkannambadi) at Hampi, Karnataka state, India in June 2004. (An ancient market place)

Different view of the Qutub Minar in New Delhi, India. One of the most outstanding pieces of Medieval India

Different view of the Qutub Minar in New Delhi, India. One of the most outstanding pieces of Medieval India

Budha Statue of Mahabalipuram

Budha Statue of Mahabalipuram

a view of the famous shore temple at Mahabalipuram. It is one of the 15 UNESCO world heritage sites in India.

a view of the famous shore temple at Mahabalipuram. It is one of the 15 UNESCO world heritage sites in India.

Meoto Iwa, or the Married Couple Rocks, are a couple of small rocky stacks in the sea off Futami, Mie, Japan.

Meoto Iwa, or the Married Couple Rocks, are a couple of small rocky stacks in the sea off Futami, Mie, Japan.

P'an-ku is the first living being and the creator of all in some versions of Chinese mythology.

P'an-ku is the first living being and the creator of all in some versions of Chinese mythology.

An engraving of The Lactation of Saint Bernard. The Virgin Mary is shooting milk into the eye of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux from her right breast which allegedly miraculously cured an eye affliction.

An engraving of The Lactation of Saint Bernard. The Virgin Mary is shooting milk into the eye of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux from her right breast which allegedly miraculously cured an eye affliction.

Christ Embracing St Bernard by Francisco Ribalta

Christ Embracing St Bernard by Francisco Ribalta

Tycho Brahe's large mural quadrant at Uraniborg

Tycho Brahe's large mural quadrant at Uraniborg

Tor's Fight with the Giants

Tor's Fight with the Giants

Odin in an Icelandic illuminated manuscript (18th century)

Odin in an Icelandic illuminated manuscript (18th century)