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Olympias, Mother of Alexander the Great

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Published on May 8, 2008

The song is Nanourisma (Νανούρισμα) from the young but wonderful Areti Ketime (Αρετή Κετιμέ). It is a lullaby, but filled with powerful meanings.

The paintings are from Emile Munier and Jessie wilcox smith.

Olympias (Ὀλυμπιάς) was a Greek princess from Epirus, a descendant of the greatest warrior Achilles (Ἀχιλλεύς), through his son Neoptolemus (Νεοπτόλημος).

In this video, I tried to get into the world view of the Ancient Greeks, to see how they viewed sleep, dreams and ambition.

Alexander the Great (Μέγας Ἀλέξανδρος) was destined to be the greatest of Greek Heroes. From his father's side, he comes from Heracles (Ἡρακλῆς), and from his mother Olympias , he is a descendant of Achilles (Ἀχιλλεύς).

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