Pomegranates are a part of Greek New Year's traditions as many families will smash a pomegranate in front of the home. The more seeds are dispersed, the better the fortunes for the home.

The Pomegranate tree or Punica Granatum is a fruit bearing tree native to Iran and Iraq. The fruit of a Pomegranate tree was the culinary symbol of Aphrodite, Goddess.

Greece - Olympic Games 1896

“The first modern Olympic Games began in Athens in These stamps were issued to mark the occasion.

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Omonoia Square of past decades - Πλατεία Ομόνοιας

▶ Stephen Fry on the return of the #Parthenon Marbles back home - VideoMan - YouTube

How impressive is this? A British, Stephen Fry, talking about the Parthenon marbles that were stolen by lord Elgin and why they MUST return Home were they BELONG!

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