As a tribute to the magic of Venus, the Greeks used her fouryear cycle to organize their Olympiads.
Tomorrow, I’ll show you his fresco The Last Supper, which is one of the most astonishing tributes to the sacred feminine you will ever see.
My friends, each of you is a walking tribute to the Divine Proportion.
He incorporated in many of his Christian paintings hidden symbolism that was anything but Christian—tributes to his own beliefs and a subtle thumbing of his nose at the Church.
To this day, most churchgoers attend services on Sunday morning with no idea that they are there on account of the pagan sun god’s weekly tribute—Sunday.
Stone tributes to real men.
On the back, Collet found notations scrawled in English, describing a cathedral’s long hollow nave as a secret pagan tribute to a woman’s womb.
The cornucopia or "horn of plenty" was a tribute to Baphomet’s fertility and dated back to Zeus being suckled by a goat whose horn broke off and magically filled with fruit.
The keywords with context were enough to remind him that Wagner’s opera Parsifal was a tribute to Mary Magdalene and the bloodline of Jesus Christ, told through the story of a young knight on a quest for truth.
Dead ahead, at the end of Champs-Elysées, stood the Arc de Triomphe—Napoleon’s 164-foot-tall tribute to his own military potency—encircled by France’s largest rotary, a nine-lane behemoth.