Ramnous

Ramnous

Ramnous or Rhamnus or Rhamnounda is and ancient Greek fortified town, located on the Attica coast, about 55 kilometers northeast from Athens. It was named for the local prickly bush called ramnos and was the most important sanctuary of Nemesis in ancient Greece.

Ramnous or Rhamnus or Rhamnounda is and ancient Greek fortified town, located on the Attica coast, about 55 kilometers northeast from Athens. It was named for the local prickly bush called ramnos and was the most important sanctuary of Nemesis in ancient Greece.

GREECE – Rhamnous - The mid-5th c. BCE temple of Nemesis (on the left) and the smaller early 5th c. BCE temple on the right (probably dedicated to Themis) is visible in close proximity on the right.

GREECE – Rhamnous - The mid-5th c. BCE temple of Nemesis (on the left) and the smaller early 5th c. BCE temple on the right (probably dedicated to Themis) is visible in close proximity on the right.

Themis (Greek: Θέμις) is an ancient Greek Titaness. She is described as "of good counsel", and is the embodiment of divine order, law, and custom. Themis means "divine law" rather than human ordinance, literally "that which is put in place", from the verb τίθημι, títhēmi, "to put".

Themis (Greek: Θέμις) is an ancient Greek Titaness. She is described as "of good counsel", and is the embodiment of divine order, law, and custom. Themis means "divine law" rather than human ordinance, literally "that which is put in place", from the verb τίθημι, títhēmi, "to put".

GREEK ART. GREECE. IV century B.C. THEMIS statue, goddess of justice. Penteli marble. It was sculpted by CHAIRESTRATOS OF RHAMNOUS and was dedicated to Themis by Megakles. Dated around 300 B.C. Located in Rhamnous (Attica). National Archaeological Museum. Athens.

GREEK ART. GREECE. IV century B.C. THEMIS statue, goddess of justice. Penteli marble. It was sculpted by CHAIRESTRATOS OF RHAMNOUS and was dedicated to Themis by Megakles. Dated around 300 B.C. Located in Rhamnous (Attica). National Archaeological Museum. Athens.

Marble statue of Themis from Rhamnous  ca. 300 BC.

Marble statue of Themis from Rhamnous ca. 300 BC.

Ancient Ruins Rhamnous, Gorge and Sea FPV walkera qr x350 pro - YouTube

Ancient Ruins Rhamnous, Gorge and Sea FPV walkera qr x350 pro - YouTube

The Temple of Nemesis. Rhamnous, Greece. 436 B.C. – 432 B.C.

The Temple of Nemesis. Rhamnous, Greece. 436 B.C. – 432 B.C.

10 Best: Spend the Day at the Archaeological Site of Rhamnous

10 Best: Spend the Day at the Archaeological Site of Rhamnous

View of Rhamnous, Attika (Greece)

View of Rhamnous, Attika (Greece)

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