BBC: The Star of Bethlehem. Under cover of legends

It is one and the most mysterious stories in the world. The history of how the Star of Bethlehem pointed the way to a new messiah. According to the Bible 2000 years ago, the Magi, the wise men from the East, following the star, found a den of Jesus Christ. Is this just a beautiful Christmas story a myth? Were the Magi really something to see in the skies of Judea? Today, astronomers can look back and try to answer this question. Perhaps a clue to keep ancient Chinese chronicles … Or perhaps reveal the secret of ancient coins? Combining astronomy and theology, we go in search of the truth behind the star of Bethlehem

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