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Rising Sea may Erode Delos Apollo Sanctuary Within Decades

Greek Reporter 13 Jun 2024
The extensive and rich archaeological site is one of the most important sanctuaries of the ancient Greek and Roman world, and its 2,000-year-old structures breathe the life of antiquity into the modern day, offering a glimpse of the ancient past.
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Morocco announced as Guest of Honour at the 43rd Sharjah International Book Fair

Gulf News 12 Jun 2024
UAE intellectuals reveal impact of ancient Arab-Greek ties at Thessaloniki International Book Fair Watch ...Folktales Reimagined’ sees Emirati, Greek artists swap fables for Thessaloniki International Book Fair.
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The Barefoot Fire-Walking Ritual of Anastenaria Lives On in Greece

Greek Reporter 31 May 2024
Hundreds of people descended on the town of Langadas near Thessaloniki recently to participate in the ancient fire-walking ritual of “Anastenaria” in which barefoot people walk on glowing coals.
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Thessaloniki, authentic and cosmopolitan

Greek City Times 30 May 2024
Thessaloniki, the capital of Macedonia and the most cosmopolitan city in the Balkans has it all ... Thessaloniki is the ultimate urban destination and a starting point for places connected to the city's two faces.
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Theodore Koumartzis and the Global Legacy of the Greek Lyre

Greek City Times 29 May 2024
Theodore Koumartzis, a distinguished lyre musician and the visionary behind the groundbreaking Museum of Ancient Music Instruments, Seikilo, located in Thessaloniki, occupies a prominent position in the realm of international music research.
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Ancient Greek Papyrus Is Europe’s Oldest Surviving Book

Greek Reporter 21 May 2024
A segment of the ancient Greek Derveni Papyrus ... Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki ... Its name derives from the site where it was discovered some six miles north of Thessaloniki ... Museum of Thessaloniki.
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‘City Identity’ book demystifies Sharjah’s iconic buildings at Thessaloniki International Book Fair in Greece

Gulf News 19 May 2024
Fairy tales spark intelligence in children, UAE’s Sheikha Bodour tells Thessaloniki International Book Fair in Greece UAE intellectuals reveal impact of ancient Arab-Greek ties at Thessaloniki ...
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Video: Fairy tales spark intelligence in children, UAE’s Sheikha Bodour tells Thessaloniki International Book Fair in Greece

Gulf News 18 May 2024
Thessaloniki ... Why Sharjah’s Guest of Honour role at the event in Greece has global significance UAE intellectuals reveal impact of ancient Arab-Greek ties at Thessaloniki International Book Fair.
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Musiqa and mousica, the melodic similarities between the Arabic and Greek languages

The National 18 May 2024
These are some of the similarities described by Emirati authors at the Thessaloniki Book Fair in Greece, where Sharjah is the guest of honour ... Read More. Ancient connection between Emirati and Greek literature embraced at Thessaloniki Book Fair ... ....
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Neolithic Threshing “Sledge” was Used As Early as 8,500 Years Ago

Ancient Origins 18 May 2024
The tribulum, an ancient agricultural implement, consisted of a wooden board or frame with sharp stones or metal blades embedded on the underside.
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The spirit of public service

Ekathimerini 28 Apr 2024
I direct a collegiate civic engagement hub in Thessaloniki ... figure of the historian Maria Efthymiou, who has given a series of scintillating public talks on the subject of Hellenism ancient and modern.
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The Oldest Song Survived in Its Entirety Is Ancient Greek

Greek Reporter 25 Apr 2024
The oldest song to have survived in its entirety is an Ancient Greek tune known as the “Seikilos Epitaph... Lyrics and melody of the ancient Greek oldest song ... Ancient Greek Lyres Make a Comeback in Thessaloniki ....
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Ancient Greeks Invented World’s First Telecommunications Device

Greek Reporter 23 Apr 2024
Hydraulic telegraph, a fourth century BC invention of the ancient Greeks (reconstruction based on descriptions by Aeneas Tacticus and Polybius). Thessaloniki Technology Museum ... The hydraulic telegraph was used by the ancient Greeks during times of war.
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The Byzantine General Who Challenged the Emperor

Greek Reporter 23 Apr 2024
Credit. Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons ... Credit ... Credit ... Credit ... From Rometta he advanced on the ancient city of Syracuse ... Maniakes landed at Dyrrachium and intended to march along the ancient Roman road Via Egnatia to Constantinople via Thessaloniki.
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Olympic Flame Begins Journey from Ancient Greece to Paris – LIVE

Greek Reporter 16 Apr 2024
The lighting of the Olympic Flame at Ancient Olympia ... From Thessaloniki on the seventh day, the relay will take the Olympic Flame to ancient Phillipi, Kavala, Xanthi, Komitini, and Alexandroupolis.
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