About 80 members and friends of the Supreme Council of Ethnikoi Hellenes (www.ysee.gr) celebrated in a quiet location at the top of the Arcadian mountain Mainalon the Summer Solstice, with hymns and libations to honor of the gods Zeus, Artemis, Hermes, Pan, Gaia, Apollo and Helios. In the above video heard the hymns of the Goddess Artemis and God Apollo.
The congress will run over 4 days in August 2012 starting Wednesday 22nd and ending Saturday 25th.
The program for each day is planned as such:
Tuesday, August 21st 2012 – Arrival Day Continue reading Program for the 15th ECER congress
Dr. Mohan Bhagwat, Sarsanghchalak of RSS, delivered the Keynote Address where he stressed the need to nourish the balance of nature. He praised the efforts and resolve of the Elders in preserving their traditions and cultures. Continue reading Report of the 4th International Conference Gathering of the Elders of Ancient Traditions and Cultures
Call for papers and Second Announcement Theme for the Conference
“Nourishing the Balance of the Universe” Venue: Dev Sanskriti Vishwa Vidyalaya Campus, Haridwar, India
Jointly Organized by:
International Center for Cultural Studies Inc. USA International center for Cultural Studies, Nagpur, India Dev Sanskriti Vishva Vidyalaya, Haridwar, India Continue reading World Council of Elders of Ancient Traditions & Cultures
4th International conference and gathering of the elders 3rd to 7th March 2012
In an ancient part, of the modern city of Thessaloniki, now a part of the municipality of Thermaikos lays the Square of Antigonidon. Continue reading 6th Century Temple to Aphrodite to be buried to make way for Apartment Building
1/21/2012 (New York, New York) -The exhibition at the Onasis Cultural Center of New York entitled «Transition to Christianity» held no surprises for all those who are well aware of the influence the christian church has over the Greek state and its cultural organizations. Continue reading Transition to Christianity’ or Crime against Hellenism
One thing that may escape casual observers of the modern Pagan movement is that we are now truly global in scope. Pagan revivals and reconstructions are happening across Europe, Continue reading Pagans and Minority Religions Under Hungary’s Authoritarian New Constitution
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Interview with Andras Corban-Arthen By Christopher Blackwell
When we think of the Pagan religions of Europe, most of us consider the original religions long dead with only the reconstructions that exist today. But is that actually true? Continue reading Interview with Andras Corban-Arthen By Christopher Blackwell
On September 25 “2011,” the Supreme Council of Ethnikoi Hellenes, honored the heroic ancestors of the Marathon in the “Trophy” of Marathon with the presence over one hundred members and friends.
The Slavonic Traditional religion community the Great Fire now is 21 years old. Our celebration was especially joyfull because,we were very glad to know that very soon our community will have a special temple, a sacred place for the Traditional religion! We already have the projects for building it, made by famous Ukrainian painters Valentyn Vojtenko and Vasyliy Feshchenko. We will be very glad and greatfull if anyone of our friends will help us,donating WebMoney to help us with the building. Your names will remain in a special charity book!
And here is the picture of the temple
A Traditional Ritual of the Slavonic community THE GREAT FIRE was on the 14 th of May. The event was really great! There was a conference devoted to the Ethnic Religions in Ukraine and in the world. In this participated the Slavonic community THE GREAT FIRE, and from Latvia was the representative of Dievturi- Janis Brikmanis,who told much about the Latvian Ethnic religion-Dievturiba and it`s revival in Latvia.
More photos and video you can see here Recent rituals http://greatfire.ucoz.ua/photo/2011_21_rik_velikomu_vognju/9
A visit of our guest from Latvia Jjanis Brakmanis http://ogin.ucoz.ru/index/audio_i_videomaterialy/0-6