Temple of Apollo


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Noun1.Temple of Apollo - (Greek mythology) the oracle at Delphi where a priestess supposedly delivered messages from Apollo to those who sought adviceTemple of Apollo - (Greek mythology) the oracle at Delphi where a priestess supposedly delivered messages from Apollo to those who sought advice; the messages were usually obscure or ambiguous
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Delphi - an ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus; site of the oracle of Delphi
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The Phocians having ploughed up some consecrated ground belonging to the temple of Apollo, the Amphictyonic council, according to the superstition of the age, imposed a fine on the sacrilegious offenders.
Temple of Apollo, Pompeii -- Wikimedia On the other hand, all flights to Guangzhou take off daily from Cairo International Airport at 00:15 a.
As usual the gods were blamed for this disaster, but could be approached for help through the high priests in the Temple of Apollo in Delos.
Classical temples, grottos and follies are scattered over this magical garden - including the Temple of Apollo where Elizabeth Bennett turned down Mr Darcy's proposal.
I also explored columns of Temple of Apollo and Athena amongst the numerous Roman ruins of Side, a seaside city.
Head for the hills and explore the ruins of Skala Old Town, including the Temple of Apollo.
The most famous of all sites for prophecies and spiritual guidance was the Temple of Apollo at Delphi.
Greece is home to 17 UNESCO World Heritage sites, the most prominent of which are Acropolis of Athens, the Archaeological Site of Delphi, the Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns, the Old Town of Corfu, the Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus, the Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae, and Mount Athos.
The ancient temple of Apollo in Corinth was illuminated after locals and officials contributed their efforts to enhancing the ancient structure after 25 years.
Know thyself" -- an ancient Greek aphorism -- was inscribed in the forecourt of the Temple of Apollo at Delphi.
Know thyself " - an ancient Greek aphorism - was inscribed in the forecourt of the Temple of Apollo at Delphi.