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Greek or Hellenic or Romeic culture

Greece is known to have a great history. Ancient Greece produced magnificent achievements such as democracy, sciences, philosophy, art, architecture and many others as well as the ideals of freedom, individualism and democratic forms. Greek culture reflects an ethnic history and tradition and extends to Greek people outside the country's borders.

Araucanians (Mapuche): Homeric Spartans who colonised Chile

According to their own legends, the Mapuche or so called Araucanians by the Spanish, arrived in southern Chile about 3.000 B.C, at Homer's time. Arrival date is not exactly known. They have the proof that this approximate date can be factual and not a myth: An astounding observation that they have recorded and it has survived all these years: they mention that after they arrived the sea level rose and the peninsula now called Chiloe became an island! Nobody has investigated when that happened.


What Ancient Greek Music Sounded Like

The music of ancient Greece, unheard for thousands of years, is being brought back to life by Armand D'Angour, a musician and tutor in classics at Oxford University. He describes what his research is discovering.
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10 Happiness Lessons We Can Learn From the Ancient Greeks

The ancient Greeks have much to teach us about life and how to live it in a conscious, joyous and peaceful way. Below are 10 philosophies I learned from the ancient Greeks that have provided me with the courage and strength to live my best authentic life. They've also provided me with the tools to live a joyous and peaceful life.

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