Oechalia

Created by Jijith Nadumuri at 23 Sep 2011 08:00 and updated at 23 Sep 2011 08:00

ILIAD NOUN

ild.02 He was returning from Oechalia, where Eurytus lived and reigned, and boasted that he would surpass even the Muses, daughters of aegis bearing Jove, if they should sing against him; whereon they were angry, and maimed him.
ild.02 Those, again, of Tricca and the stony region of Ithome, and they that held Oechalia, the city of Oechalian Eurytus, these were commanded by the two sons of Aesculapius, skilled in the art of healing, Podalirius and Machaon.

Arise Greece! from thy silent sleep, 2000 years long it is! Forget not, thy ancient culture, beautiful and marvelous it is!

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