Images from Greece, Megara. - Άναμα του καντηλιού. The icon corner is a central part of an Orthodox home. In the center notice the 'Stephanothiki' - an icon of Christ and the Theotokos.

Images from Greece, Megara. The icon corner is a central part of an Orthodox home. In the center notice the 'Stephanothiki' - an icon of Christ and the Theotokos.

Photo of women, men and kanakares (firstborn girls) of Karpathos, Dodecanese, wearing local costumes. Early 20th century ©Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Nafplion, Greece

Photo of women, men and kanakares (firstborn girls) of Karpathos, Dodecanese, wearing local costumes.

76945-costume-research-and-more: “ Greek man in full army costume… also stayed in Egypt during the Mamluk Dynasty 19th century Orientalist drawing … artist not named ”

Selahlik silahlik or bensilah. Ottoman leather weapons belt (selahlik / silahlik) worn throughout the Ottoman Empire, made from layers of leather containing slips to hold a yatagan sword and other weapons.

I love the rollerskates. I love the chubby thighs. I love the smile. I LOVE this kid!

A Cafe Crowd Along The Water-front, Maynard Owen Williams, Patras, Greece - my birthplace I love Patras!

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