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Jaffa Port.

Jaffa Port has extensive Greek history

dating to the Middle Bronze Age (18th-17th centuries B.C.E.), who had been interred in a jar. This was a common form of burial for infants in this and earlier times…

Eight ancient Greek tombs discovered in Ilia

Eight Ancient Greek tombs discovered in Ilia

…are part of the western necropolis of the ancient city of Elis, from which more than 200 tombs dating to the late Classical and Hellenistic period have been excavated to…

Kokkinopilos

Kokkinopilos: A place on Earth that looks like Mars

…weapons, dating back to 250,000 years are on display today at the Archaeological Museum of Ioannina, testifying to the extensive presence of primitive people in the area. Kokkinopilos is open…

Five rare ancient silver coins returned to Greece

Five rare ancient silver coins returned to Greece

The Ministry of Culture and Sports on Monday announced that five rare silver coins dating to the 5th and 4th centuries BC were returned to Greece, before being auctioned off…

Mask of Greek God Dionysus

A 2,400-Year-Old Mask of Greek God Dionysus found in Anatolia

A terracotta mask dating back nearly 2,400 years has been found during excavations in the ancient city of Daskyleion (Ancient Greek: Δασκύλιον, Δασκυλεῖον), the leader of the dig reported. Archaeologist…

Feast Day of the Nativity of the Theotokos 5

Feast Day of the Nativity of the Theotokos

…information can be found in a work dating from the second century known as the Book of James or Protevangelion. According to the story found in this book, Mary’s parents,…

September 1, The Ecclesiastical New Year

September 1, The Ecclesiastical New Year

…Icon and proclaim the New Year. They also sign the Patriarchal and Synodal Tome for the Indictus, an ancient practice dating back to the time of Constantine the Great. Advertisment….

Muslims in Athens fear first official mosque will not open 6

Muslims in Athens fear first official mosque will not open

…people anyway.” The Daily Sabah ended their article by saying that “the only mosques dating from the Ottoman era that are currently operating in Greece are located in the border…