Life of Apollonius of Tyana  


Life of Apollonius of Tyana is a book written in Ancient Greece by Philostratus (170-245 AD).

It tells the story of Apollonius of Tyana (40-120 AD), a Pythagorean philosopher and teacher. The book extensively describes the alleged travels of Apollonius to Italy, Hispania, Nubia, Mesopotamia and India. Some scholars view it as fiction, and contend that Apollonius probably never reached any of these countries, but spent his entire life in the East of the Roman Empire.
W Life_of_Apollonius_of_Tyana
2 days ago  |  452 views
Authorship: (Assumed)Philostratus
Year Written: (Assumed)170-245 AD
Scripture Type:
Further Reading: www.livius.org/sources/content/philostratus-life-of-apollonius/
google.com/search


WARNING: Before You Read The Torah, Bible, Quran etc.
All SCRIPTURE TEXT has Context and Background. Text should never be read literally or in isolation. Always seek clarification from religious scholars and teachers. In general, to study Text requires four principles:

1. Literal Meaning - What the Text says
2. Historical Setting - The story events; how the Text was understood in its time
3. Grammar - The surrounding sentence and paragraph; textual context
4. Synthesis - A comparison with similar Texts to give a better contextual understanding

2,783 Videos     New videos uploaded every week!
ABOUT US
MuslimProphets.com is an educational website which seeks to promote a better understanding in the 'Prophets of God', including Noah, Abraham, Moses, Jesus and Muhammad, who established the Abrahamic religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

MuslimProphets.com presents a collection of evidences: scripture, photo, video, maps, news items, debates and 'alternative' views held by theologians, apologists, scholars and experts.

Take a Site Tour
SCRIPTURES (580)
Torah 5   BOOKS
Psalms 1   BOOK
Apocrypha 381   BOOKS
Old Testament 32   BOOKS
New Testament 27   BOOKS
Quran 1   BOOK
Hadith 10   BOOKS
NEWS (614)
15 Jun
Israeli lawmaker proclaims supremacy of 'Jewish race' - MiddleEastMonitor
2 hrs ago  |  4 views
01 Jun
Inside Mosul (Iraq): Where 10,000 corpses were dumped in mass graves with no examination or records - MiddleEastEye
7 hrs ago  |  12 views
31 May
Denmark passes law banning burqa and niqab - Guardian
1 day ago  |  15 views
30 May
Genetic study reveals 90% of Earth's animals appeared at same time - Tech Times
2 days ago  |  8 views
29 May
Child marriage is legal in 49 US States - Patheos
1 hr ago  |  13 views
ARTICLES (101)
Are you a Muslim?
3 mins | Online Test
Jesus vs Krishna
27 secs ago  |  836 views
God, Evidence For
42 secs ago  |  704 views
Muhammad in Bible: Prophet like unto Moses - Deuteronomy 18:18
2 mins ago  |  6131 views
Christian Heresies
2 mins ago  |  393 views
War on Terror
2 mins ago  |  699 views
Go Social :      Facebook  |    Twitter  |    Youtube
About Us  |  Help/FAQ  |  Contact Us    •    Terms  |  Privacy/Disclaimer  |  Sitemap
In accordance with Islamic etiquette, all prophet names should be followed with 'Peace Be Upon Him (PBUH)'. This is omitted to keep text content minimal.

DISCLAIMER: All content on website is provided for information and educational purposes only. While information and commentary provided or referenced comes from sources believed to be reliable, this cannot be guaranteed. Links are offered for additional reading, however we do not necessarily support comments on external sites. You are invited to conduct your own research. If you spot any mistake, error or omission of information, kindly contact us so we can correct it. Unless otherwise indicated, all images and content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. All Torah, Psalms and Bible Old/New Testament quotes are from The Holy Bible, King James Version (KJV) in the public domain. All Quran quotes are from the Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali/Muhsin Khan English translation.