Images from Greece, Megara. - Άναμα του καντηλιού.

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.

“Αν λαχταράς την ΛΕΥΤΕΡΙΑ σ’ άλλον να μην ελπίζεις. Μόνος σου πάρτη αν μπορείς, αλλιώς δεν την αξίζεις.”Θ. Κολοκοτρώνης.“If you want Freedom, then don’t put your hope on others. Take it allone if you can, or you don’t deserve it.”Theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek Hero of the 1821 Revolution.Today (7 Nov. 2012) the greek goverment will vote the new austerity measures as ordered by the Troika. So we decided to remember a quotation by a true greek hero.

If you want Freedom, then don’t put your hope on others. Take it alone if you can, or you don’t deserve it. Theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek Hero of the 1821 Revolution

Mikis Theodorakis    - Greek Songwriter and Composer    - Symphonic Works : Les Amantes de Teruel, Assi-Gonia, Antigone etc , Other Works: Epitaphios , Romiosini ( Yannis Ritsos) , Epiphania ( Giorgos Seferis) , Mikres Kyklades ( Odysseus Elytis)   Films : Phaedra ( Jules Dassin ) , Zorba the Greek ( M. Kakoyannis )   Arrested by the Junta 1967 , one of the Greeks fighting for Democracy up to now

Mikis Theodorakis, Greek songwriter and composer who has written over 1000 songs.He scored for the films Zorba the Greek Z and Serpico He is viewed as Greece's best-known living composer.He is awarded the Lenin Peace Prize

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