Alcestis was the mythical queen of Thessaly, wife of King Admetus...
Bassae (Bassai), located in south-west Arcadia on the slopes of...
Delos is a Greek island in the Cyclades archipelago which was both...
Greek mythology, as in other ancient cultures, was used as a means...
Helios (also Helius) was the god of the Sun in Greek mythology...
The kithara (guitar) was a stringed musical instrument, related...
The lyre was a stringed musical instrument played by the ancient...
Naxos, with an area of 430 km², is the largest island in the...
The Pythia (or Oracle of Delphi) was the priestess who held court...
A Visual Who's Who of Greek Mythology
[image:3351] Achilles The hero of the Trojan War, leader...
Games, Sports & Recreation in Ancient Egypt
Although the ancient Egyptians are often depicted as death-obsessed...
Hesiod on the Birth of the Gods
The Greek poet Hesiod (c. 700 BCE) is most famous for his works...