A Witch Alone at the Crossroads

All about Hekate, three-formed Goddess of the crossroads

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Friday, November 17, 2017

The Beauty and the Gods

Beautiful vs Fearful gods.

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

Ancient Hellenic Language vs Modern Hellenic Language - Part 1

Ancient and modern Hellenic: two different languages or not?

Some foreigners have claimed that the ancient Hellenic language is different from the modern Hellenic in such a way that they are not connected at all. Some others believe that when someone who has as mother language the Hellenic and claims that he also knows the ancient Hellenic, they believe that he speaks two different languages. Others believe that the modern and ancient have a very distant common root so that their connection is lost in the depths of time. Other claims that the modern language has taken some words from the ancient but they are still two different languages. Well the truth is not exactly like that and we will see why in a minute.

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Platonic Axiochos on Death

Socrates explains that death is not an experience accompanied with the loss of someone's existence. The real human is the soul which is immortal.

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Epictetus on the Importance of the Appropriate Priest in Ceremonies

The stoic philosopher Epictetus writes about those who want to become priests before they are ready and rightly trained and the importance of the correct priest during the ceremonies.

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Huntress

Goddess Hekate, the Queen of Life with the immortal beauty...

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Saturday, September 9, 2017

At the Crossroads we meet Hekate

"She illuminates with her flaming torch of eternal life the sacred road. She is the fire to warm our cold souls."

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Sanctuary of Hekate Closed

The sanctuary of Hekate in Athens used to open 5 months each year for the visitors to see the sites. For the year 2017, it opened only for 1 month for unknown reasons without any kind of announcement.

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Eleusinion - Sanctuary of Hekate

The sanctuary of Hekate in Athens.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Empousa a Daemon of Hekate

Empousa was a katachthonic daemon and she was under the dominance of Hekate.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Basic Laws for the Protection of Antiquities and the Cultural Heritage in Hellas

Can I leave my offerings on a monument? Read what the hellenic law says about the pollution of the monuments and their protection in general.

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