Nella Forest reads The Greek Way by Edith Hamilton, to explain how the ancient Greeks may have seen chaos and magic(k). The priestly role in ancient Greece.
Charybdis: The Gigantic Whirlpool Monster by Mythology & Fiction Explained The enormous whirlpool monster of Greek mythology, Charybdis. We discuss how she featured in Greek mythology and how she was related to Scylla.
Hecate: Goddess of Witchcraft & Necromancy by Mythology & Fiction Explained Hecate the titan Goddess of Witchcraft, necromancy, the moon and crossroads. HEKATE (Hecate) was the goddess of magic, witchcraft, the night, moon, ghosts and necromancy. She was the only child of the Titanes Perses and Asteria from whom she received her power over heaven, […]
Homer, The Minotaur, 300 spartans, Greek theatre, Parthenon, democracy — everything that you once knew, but forgot, in a crash course video by Arzamas. Narrated by Brian Cox. “Ancient Greece in 18 minutes” is an English version of a Russian video by Arzamas. We also have a few other projects in English: Russian Art […]