In Latin legend, Cupid gave a rose to Harpocrates
, the god of silence, to keep quiet about the romantic adventures of Venus.
perfectly shares this current international trend and aims to develop a new-generation sound insulation system to attenuate aircraft noise emissions, in accordance to the EU noise transport policy which over the coming years will require more and more quiet operating vehicles.
In Greek mythology, Harpocrates
is the god of Silence.
The title page of the Tractado de Orthographia features a woodcut illustration of Harpocrates
in his traditional pose of pressing a finger to his lips in a plea for silence.
For example, a cache of Harpocrates
figurines from Athribis was dated by the excavator (I.
According to Live Science magazine, which obtained the article from the scientific journal 'Studies in Ancient Art and Civilization', one side of the amulet has several images, including a bandaged mummy likely representing the Egyptian god Osiris lying on a boat, and an image of Harpocrates
, the god of silence, who is shown sitting on a stool while holding his right hand up to his lips.
53) In Hellenistic times, Serapis, the Alexandrian god of healing, was assisted by Harpocrates
, who was sometimes shown as a dwarf.
Faeton representa el afan de saber, el narcisismo y la melagomania; Harpocrates
(es el dios egipcio Horus perfectamente recontextualizado en tanto que deidad egipcia del ambito kircheriano) representa el silencio, la luna y la noche, sin olvidar su origen de sol de invierno.
su gran modestia me hace senas, como Harpocrates
, para que calle>>.
Similarly, the bronze of Harpocrates
, Greek god of silence, is also the only known model of its type (Fig.
Erasmus identifies this image of putting your finger to your lips with the Egyptian god Harpocrates
in the second saying of the title of Collectanea 172, Harpocratem facere.
The thumb-sized piece of bronze, which was discovered after almost 2,000 years hidden in the ground, has turned out to be the earliest representation of an Egyptian deity Harpocrates
, the god of secrecy and silence.