ANCIENT MAGIC: THE ILLUSIONS CREATED IN TEMPLES BY AMAZING INVENTIONS
Imagine you’re in an ancient temple, dimly lit by rays of sunlight peaking in. A worshipper lights a fire on the altar, and steps back. A statue beside the altar begins to move! It pours libations to the god for whom the temple is built. A door behind the altar opens of its own accord, and the statue of that god appears. But behind the mystique was the ingenuity of inventors, not the miracles of the gods.