Wagner and Aeschylus

What is new about this age (Axial Age)…is that man becomes conscious of Being as a whole, of himself and his limitations. He experiences the terror of the world and his own powerlessness. He asks radical questions. Face to face with the void he strives for liberation and redemption.
~ Karl Jaspers

Seven Hills Of Athens

Athens is full of hills! They offer spectacular views of the city and the surrounding area  and 3 of them are actually archaeological sites of major importance! So, here’s  seven of the most exciting hills of Athens: Lycabettus A favorite for both locals and tourists. Towering 300 meters (almost 1000 ft)  above Athens it offersContinue reading “Seven Hills Of Athens”

Martin King shot to death: R. Kennedy’s dramatic address

April 4th 1968. Martin Luther King, Jr was shot and killed. New York’s senator Robert Kennedy, wanted to deliver the devastating news to the people of Indianapolis. In his improvised speech, he informed the gathered crowd of the assassination, adding: ‘… But we have to make an effort in the United States, we have toContinue reading “Martin King shot to death: R. Kennedy’s dramatic address”