Byzantine Medicine, Health and Healing at Istanbul’s Pera Museum

Life is Short, Art Long: The Art of Healing in Byzantium, at the Pera Museum (Pera M├╝zesi) in Istanbul Turkey, offers visitors a glimpse of Byzantine culture and society through the three traditional methods of healing practiced side-by-side: faith, magic, and medicine.┬áHealth has always been a chief concern of humanity, and this landmark show examines… Continue reading Byzantine Medicine, Health and Healing at Istanbul’s Pera Museum