The goddess Sophia was the wise and spiritual one of the archetypes of goddesses. Her identity was hidden, as men of her time in history were threatened by strong women.
The Greek philosopher to whom the conception of the Atomic theory is attributed. He visualised atoms - the word is Greek for 'indivisable' - as moving through space, then colliding to form the universe and all natural objects in it. His cheerful...
Wise Metis helped Zeus to save his siblings after they were swallowed by Cronus, his Father, who was afraid they would be stronger than him. And you thought your family has issues?
Actually, Hestia was the hearth in Ancient Greece. Later she became known as the Meditative one who helped make a home calm and centered. Her magic was passed from home to home with the torche's fire, so a little of Hestia's warmth could grace a new family.
The second article I have written on Lysias' Murder of Eratosthenes -- the trial of Euphiletos, who murders his wife's lover. His defense is that he is following the law of Athens by killing a thief.
This annotated bibliography highlight the Mycenaean's time in Ancient Greece.
In 399BC Socrates was sentenced to death on account of corrupting the youth of Athens. By this, the authorities claimed that he was teaching youths to question what was commonly taught to them about religion, gods and goddesses. This was coming at...
[The following is a Socratic dialogue I have written to help get at the meaning of the word beauty. All characters are fictional, except of couse, for Socrates]. Atreus is the director of the Art Gallery of Athens, and has to determine which...
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This article explains the concept of happiness as thought of by the famous Greek philosopher Epicurus. Essential for any person looking for a different viewpoint on the happiness subject.