Temple of Apollo Epicurius - Bassae, Greece - photographed before they installed an enormous tent over the temple to preserve it - still in place.

Temple of Apollo Epicurius, Bassae. This image is from the early before a protective tent was raised to cover the ruins. The building has Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian columns, with the Corinthian one being the earliest example of the order.

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BASSAE, Greece: This famous temple to the god of healing and the sun was built towards the middle of the 5th century B.C. in the lonely heights of the Arcadian mountains. The temple, which has the oldest Corinthian capital yet found, combines the Archaic style and the serenity of the Doric style with some daring architectural features. The Temple was dedicated by the inhabitants of Philagia to Apollo Epicurius, the god-healer who had come to their aid when they were beset by the plague.

BASSAE, Greece: This famous temple to the god of healing and the sun was built towards the middle of the 5th century B.C. in the lonely heights of the Arcadian mountains. The temple, which has the oldest Corinthian capital yet found, combines the Archaic style and the serenity of the Doric style with some daring architectural features. The Temple was dedicated by the inhabitants of Philagia to Apollo Epicurius, the god-healer who had come to their aid when they were beset by the plague.

BASSAE, Greece: This famous temple to the god of healing and the sun was built towards the middle of the 5th century B.C. in the lonely heights of the Arcadian mountains. The temple, which has the oldest Corinthian capital yet found, combines the Archaic style and the serenity of the Doric style with some daring architectural features. The Temple was dedicated by the inhabitants of Philagia to Apollo Epicurius, the god-healer who had come to their aid when they were beset by the plague.

BASSAE, Greece: This famous temple to the god of healing and the sun was built towards the middle of the 5th century B.C. in the lonely heights of the Arcadian mountains. The temple, which has the oldest Corinthian capital yet found, combines the Archaic style and the serenity of the Doric style with some daring architectural features. The Temple was dedicated by the inhabitants of Philagia to Apollo Epicurius, the god-healer who had come to their aid when they were beset by the plague.

BASSAE, Greece: This famous temple to the god of healing and the sun was built towards the middle of the 5th century B.C. in the lonely heights of the Arcadian mountains. The temple, which has the oldest Corinthian capital yet found, combines the Archaic style and the serenity of the Doric style with some daring architectural features. The Temple was dedicated by the inhabitants of Philagia to Apollo Epicurius, the god-healer who had come to their aid when they were beset by the plague.

BASSAE, Greece: This famous temple to the god of healing and the sun was built towards the middle of the 5th century B.C. in the lonely heights of the Arcadian mountains. The temple, which has the oldest Corinthian capital yet found, combines the Archaic style and the serenity of the Doric style with some daring architectural features. The Temple was dedicated by the inhabitants of Philagia to Apollo Epicurius, the god-healer who had come to their aid when they were beset by the plague.

Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae

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Κοντά στην Ανδρίτσαινα (14 χιλ), σε υψόμετρο 1.100 περίπου μέτρων, σε μια ποιητική τοποθεσία που λεγόταν Βάσσαι, βρίσκεται ο περίφημος ναός του Επικούρειου Απόλλωνα της Φιγαλίας, που για αυτόν ο Κλεμανσώ είπε πως δεν έχει κανείς το δικαίωμα να φύγει από τον κόσμο προτού τον ιδεί. Ο ναός εκτίσθη επάνω σε παλαιότερο ιερό του Βασσίτα Απόλλωνος από τους Φιγαλείτες για να ευχαριστήσουν το θεό που τους ήρθε επίκουρος (βοηθός).

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Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae

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GREECE. Temple of Apollo Epicurius, Bassae. This image is from the early 1980s, before a protective tent was raised to cover the ruins. The building has Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian columns, with the Corinthian one being the earliest example of the order.

Temple of Apollo Epicurius - Bassae, Greece - photographed before they installed an enormous tent over the temple to preserve it - still in place.

The Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae in Greece was built around the middle of the 5th century B.C., and today is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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