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from Telegraph.co.uk

Chinese villagers 'descended from Roman soldiers'

Genetic testing of villagers in a remote part of China has shown that nearly two thirds of their DNA is of Caucasian origin, lending support to the theory that they may be descended from a 'lost legion' of Roman soldiers.

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Battle of Carrhae (53 BC), battle between Rome led by Crassus and Parthia led by Surena; Surena outnumbered by 5 to 1 gave Rome one of the worst defeats of their history

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Parthian warrior at the battle of Carrhae in 53 BC, a disastrous defeat for Rome.

from grindstore.com

Alchemy Geistalon Pendant

It is said that the thundering phantom of the armoured Unicorn Geistalon intervened at the battle of Carrhae that took place in 53 BC! This…

From about the fourth century BC, the Greeks and Romans began talking of Seres, the Kingdom of Silk. Some historians believe the first Romans to set eyes upon the fabulous fabric were the legions of Marcus Licinius Crassus, Governor of Syria. At the fateful battle of Carrhae near the Euphrates River in 53 BC, the soldiers were so startled by the bright silken banners of the Parthian troops that they fled in panic.

from Rivers From Eden - The Ancient Near East and its Legacy

The Battle of Carrhae

battle of carrhae | The Battle of Carrhae, 53 B.C. | Rivers From Eden - The Ancient Near ...

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