APOLLONIUS OF TYANA


APOLLONIUS OF TYANA
   a Pythagorean philosopher, who, having become acquainted with some sort of Brahminism, professed to have a divine mission, and, it is said, a power to work miracles; was worshipped after his death, and has been compared to Christ; d. 97.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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