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Religious cuisine and the supernatural at kolyva-making workshop in Altona

The Greek word for funeral κηδεία (kidia) derives from the verb κήδομαι (kidome) that means to attend to or take care of someone. Fittingly, the Greek funeral process is marked …

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Actor Christos Loulis to play Varoufakis in new Costas Gavras film

Kleon Grigoriadis, famous Greek actor and a member of the MERA25 political party committee has just announce his candidacy for the European Parliament and during his address, he also spilled …

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Trojan women production in Sydney shows how Euripides’ work transcends time

Considering the conflicts across the Middle East in recent decades, millions of people displaced, and the horrors and abuses against women, Trojan Women is a cautionary tale that continues to …

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The one Greek song that’s been listened to over 100 million times!

Nikos Vertis’ song “Θέλω να με νιώσεις” (I Want You to Feel Me) is the Greek song that has officially reached over 100 million views on YouTube since being uploaded …

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Immigrant mail order brides, a phenomenon examined in ‘Promised Brides’ book

Critics have dubbed Dr Panayota Nazou’s book ‘Promised Brides’ the most systematic and coherent research into the promised brides practice of first generation Greek migrants to Australia The phenomenon occurred mainly between …

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Perspectives of Greece to drool over with Instagram photos of #unseengreece

The beauties of Greece are many and trumpeted around the world, but the white-washed houses licked by saltiness and antiquities sprouting around the country are just part of the equation. …

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Prepare to be wowed by ‘My Greek Odyssey’ TV series

Be prepared to be wowed by the beauty, uniqueness and sheer splendor of Greece when new TV series, My Greek Odyssey, commences on Sunday, March 24, screening on the Seven …

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Netflix ‘Gods and Heroes’ anime inspired by Greek mythology

Greek gods and heroes have been the inspiration of comic books and blockbusters, and now they are the inspiration behind Netflix’s new anime series – Gods & Heroes. The series, …

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Mediterranean diet could be the secret to getting more out of your training, study reveals

It has been proven that the Mediterranean diet of our ancestors, has a number of health benefits, and Saint Louis University (SLU) has proved there are even benefits for getting …

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Laugh out loud Greek comedians to catch on the comedy circuit

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival is back this month from 27 March until 21 April, with a line-up of hilarious shows taking place across the city. Among the comedians are …