The Mithraeum

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APPROX. 300 CE – PRESENT

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A third-century temple to the secret god Mithras lies under the headquarters of Bloomberg L.P.

At the altar of every Mithraeum is a frieze of Mithras letting the blood from the neck of captured bull. He is one of three blood letters, with a snake and a dog taking another third each.

In 1996 Bloomberg acquired a 30% share in Merrill Lynch, whose corporate logo is a bull….

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