Olympic Flame Ceremony  Ancient Olympia, Peloponnese, Greece

The High Priestess Maria Nafpliotou raises the Olympic flame during the Flame Lighting Ceremony for the Beijing Olympic Games, in Olympia, March 2008

The High Priestess Maria Nafpliotou raises the Olympic flame during the Flame…

The High Priestess Maria Nafpliotou raises the Olympic flame during the Flame…

The Tholos temple - Delphi, Greece

The Tholos Temple, Delphi, Greece. The Oracle at Delphi was the most important oracle in the Classical Greek world, and a major site for the worship of the god Apollo.

Lighting the 2012 Olympic Flame - The Atlantic

Ancient Greek priestesses perform a ritual dance, during the lighting of the flame ceremony, on May in ancient Olympia

Olympic Flame - Ancient Olympia - GREECE! #olympia http://blog.keytours.gr/2013/05/olympia-unique-experience-at-affordable.html

Oleg Perepechyonov has remarked that he has been asked to return his Olympic bronze medal from the 2004 Athens Games after his samples from eight years ago were retested and showed traces of a funny substance.

Nike of Peonios, Ancient Olympia Museum, Greece

Nike of Peonios, Ancient Olympia Museum, Greece

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