Greek Orthodox Easter Revelry and Reverence | GTP Headlines
Tolling bells echo in the background as Greeks hustle and bustle to get everything done before Holy Friday. This is the darkest day of the year for the Orthodox…
Ellada stin kardia mou: Photo
This blog is an echo of the beats of my heart. Written for my greek friends and out of gratitude for what I found in Greece. And born from a wish of some important greek stories to be told and not to be forgotten.
Evzones, changing of the guards, Athens, Greece.
Athens, Greece. The Presidential Guards ("Evzones") guard the Tomb of the Unknown Solder which is located in front of the Greek Parliament Building. Every hour, on the hour, the guards change in a ceremonial fashion. On Sunday mornings the guard changes in grand ceremony, accompanied by a military band. --- Εύζωνοι, αλλαγή φρουράς.
Σφακιά | Παραδοσιακές Ενδυμασίες - Σταματίνα Μπογέα
Σύντομα περισσότερα λαογραφικά στοιχεία για την γυναικεία ενδυμασία των Σφακίων. Ανδρική ενδυμασία της Κρήτης(Κιλότα) εδώ. Επικοινωνήστε μαζί μ...
Guards parade at Syntagma square Art Print by Andrew Michael
Guards parade at Syntagma square Art Print by Andrew Michael. All prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days. Choose from multiple sizes and hundreds of frame and mat options.
Greek girl with traditional costume from the island of Crete. Style: early 20th century. This is a recent workshop-made copy, as worn by folk dance groups.
This exceptional collection of Pontian costumes was graciously modeled by the St. Nicholas Romiosini Dancers of Wilmington, North Carolina at the 2010 Hellenic Dance and Choral Festival in Orlando, Florida. Pontus or Pontos is a historical Greek designation for a region on the southern coast of the Black Sea, located in modern-day northeastern Turkey. The name was applied to the coastal region in antiquity by the Greeks who colonized the area, and derived from the Greek name of the Black…