a time period when some activity or skill was at its peak
"it was the golden age of cinema"
any period (sometimes imaginary) of great peace and prosperity and happiness
(classical mythology) the first and best age of the world, a time of ideal happiness, prosperity, and innocence; by extension, any flourishing and outstanding period
A happy age of peace and prosperity.
A time of great progress or achievement in a particular field.
The Golden Age.
The oldest and best of the Classical , when people lived innocent lives of happiness and prosperity.
The term Golden Age comes from Greek mythology and legend and refers to the first in a sequence of four or five Ages of Man, in which the Golden Age is first, followed in sequence, by the Silver, Bronze, Heroic, and then the present, which is a period of decline. By extension "Golden Age" denotes a period of primordial peace, harmony, stability, and prosperity. During this age peace and harmony prevailed, humans did not have to work to feed themselves, for the earth provided food in abundance. They lived to a very old age with a youthful appearance, eventually dying peacefully, with spirits living on as "guardians". Plato in Cratylus recounts the golden race of humans who came first. He clarifies that Hesiod did not mean literally made of gold, but good and noble. There are analogous concepts in the religious and philosophical traditions of the South Asian subcontinent. For example, the Vedic or ancient Hindu culture saw history as cyclical, composed of yugas with alternating Dark and Golden Ages. The Kali yuga, Dwapara, Treta yuga and Satya yuga correspond to the four Greek ages. Similar beliefs occur in the ancient Middle East and throughout the ancient world, as well.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the age of happy innocence under the reign of Cronos or Saturn, in which, as fabled, the earth yielded all fulness without toil, and every creature lived at peace with every other; the term is applied to the most flourishing period in the history of a nation. See Ages.
The numerical value of golden age in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of golden age in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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