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greek underworld

greek underworld

The Greek underworld is also known as Pluto and Hades, two words that were also used to describe the anthropomorphic power that governed this place.

To enter the underworld, the dead would cross the Acheron River on the boat of Charon (Death), who charged one “ovolos” for his s...

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The Greek underworld, in mythology , was a place where soul s went after death and was the Greek idea of afterlife . At the moment of ...

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greek pottery

greek pottery

In archaeological excavations throughout Greece, shards of pottery and whole ceramics and vases have been found and consist valuable pieces of information around the everyday life, religion, mythology, and theatre of the era.

There are five distinct periods depending on the characteristic...

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relative durability, pottery comprises a large ... archaeological record of Ancient Greece , and since there is ... on our understanding of Greek society . ...

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greek mythology movies

greek mythology movies

As Greek mythology is rich in adventures, heroic feats and a plethora of other stories, it comes as no surprise that numerous movies drew inspiration from it.

Probably the oldest movie with a theme deriving from Greek mythology is Odissea in 1911. Several more followed that dealt with the...

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three sisters of Zeus in the Olympian pantheon of Greek mythology and religion . ... Hercules in several made-for-TV movies and later the ...

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greek font

greek font

There are many fonts that include Greek characters. Many are widespread in use, such as Arial and Times New Roman, while others cover more specialized needs.

In Greece, a society was founded in 1992, called the Greek Font Society, aiming at improving the standard of Greek digital typograp...

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The Greek Font Society. (Εταιρεία Ελληνικών Τυπογραφικών Στοιχείων ...

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ancient greek religion

ancient greek religion

Ancient Greek religion includes the various beliefs and rites that took place in Ancient Greece through cults and were part of Greek mythology. The rites of Ancient Greeks were also prevalent at Ionia in Asia Minor, Magna Graecia (Sicily and south Italy) as well as other Greek colonies in Wes...

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Greek religion encompasses the collection of beliefs and rituals practiced in ancient Greece in the form of both popular public religion ...

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