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Psychro cave and other sacred grottoes in Crete

Bogdan Rutkowski

Psychro cave and other sacred grottoes in Crete

by Bogdan Rutkowski

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Published by Art and Archaeology in Warsaw .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Bogdan Rutkowski and Krzysztof Nowicki.
SeriesStudies and monographs in Mediterranean archaeology and civilization -- v.1
ContributionsNowicki, Krzysztof.
The Physical Object
Pagination82p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15537191M

Cave of Zeus, or Psychro Cave is located near the village Psychro. The easiest way to reach it - from Heraklion, here you will find buses, that go to the village on weekdays, at am and at pm. It is best to go to in the morning - then you will have to wait for the opening of the cave just a few hours, enjoying the plateau of Lassithi. The "Black Demeter" of Phigalia was, as has been indicated, associated with cave worship. In Crete there were many sacred caves. Of these the two most famous were those reputed in classical traditions to be the birthplace of Zeus. One is on Mount Ida and the other on Mount Dicte. It is possible that these rival caves were sacred to rival cults.

  Melidoni Cave is one of the sacred caves of Crete. Among these, here are some of the most significant ones: Psychro Cave on the Lasithi plateau, also known as the Diktaean Cave (Greek: Δικταῖον Ἄντρον Diktaion Antron), presumably the birthplace of Zeus The Idaean Cave on Mount Psiloritis (formerly known as Mount Ida), where the titan Rhea hid baby Zeus to protect him from being.   The Cave of Zeus or Dikteon Cave or Psychro Cave or whatever name people want to call it wad among these must see spots. It shouldn't be. Something I have to mention at the start (which applies to A LOT of Crete's attractions is that there was zero indication that there was an admission fee top get into the cave TripAdvisor reviews.

Book your tickets online for Cave of Psychros, Lasithi Mesa: See reviews, articles, and photos of Cave of Psychros, ranked No.2 on Tripadvisor among 4 attractions in Lasithi Mesa.4/ TripAdvisor reviews.   The Cave of Zeus Crete (also known as Psychro Cave) is one of the ‘must do’ things to do in Crete. These caves are located above the Lassithi plateau. Access is via a long steep well maintained path, there is an option to take a donkey ride for a 10 euro fee instead of walking but I 98 TripAdvisor reviews.


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Psychro Cave (Greek: Σπήλαιο Ψυχρού) is an ancient Minoan sacred cave in Lasithi plateau in the Lasithi district of eastern o is associated with the Diktaean Cave (Greek: Δικταῖον Ἄντρον Diktaion Antron), one of the putative sites of the birth of legends place Zeus' birthplace as the Idaean Cave on Mount nates: 35°09′46″N 25°26′42″E / °N.

The Cave of Zeus Crete (also known as Psychro Cave or Dikteon Cave) is the most visited on the island because of the myth that says it is the birthplace of Zeus.

But it is not easiest cave to access. So below is guide to help you plan your visit to the cave. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rutkowski, Bogdan. Psychro cave, and other sacred grottoes in Crete. Warsaw: Art and Archaeology, Jones, Donald W. Peak Sanctuaries and Sacred Caves in Minoan Crete ISBN Rutkowski, B.

and Krzysztof Nowicki, The Psychro Cave and Other Sacred Grottoes in Crete (Warsaw: polish Academy of Science). Watrous, L. Vance   The Psychro cave, and other sacred grottoes in Crete by Bogdan Rutkowski Book 5 editions published in in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

EL ULTIMO ELFO SILVANA DE MARI PDF Medelpad prowincja historyczna Poznanskiego z Uniwerytetu Waszyngtonskiego o przemianach ekonomicznych w Polsce Wire service – Od ponownie w. The cave of Dikteon (Psychro cave), Crete, Credit: Jerzy Strzelecki (Wikimedia Commons) According to the ancient tradition as described by Hesoid in Theogony, Cronus, the Titan god of time and ages, and Rhea, the Titan goddess of fertility and motherhood, had five children before Zeus, all of which ended up in the stomach of Cronus.

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The impressive cave of Zeus, the Diktaean Cave, is located above the village Psychro in Lassithi Plateau at an altitude of m. In Psychro there is plenty of parking space, with plenty of restaurants nearby.

Two paths leading to the cave start from the parking area. The easiest path is the left one, because in the right path (the oldest) the stones are worn by thousands of tourists and are. Catalog Record: The Psychro cave, and other sacred grottoes in Crete | Hathi Trust Digital Library.

Donald Davidson philosopher Thomas Davidson en: List of telescope types Marc W. Telefunken – niemiecka firma elektroniczna 7. Technologia zgrubna – rodzaj technologii 6. Psychro Cave (Diktaean Cave) The most famous of Crete’s sacred caves, the Psychro sanctuary is located at the southwest edge of the Lasithi plateau high above the green fields of the plain.

This is where most Cretans claim Zeus was born, and where Amalthea nurtured the infant with her goat’s milk. The Dikteon Cave or Dikteon Andron. The Dikteon Cave (or Dikteon Andron or Dictaean Cave) is one of the most important and famous of the 3, caves in Crete and the 8, in Greece.

It is in the impressive Dikteon Cave, rich in stalagmites and stalactites, that Zeus was born according to legend. This is why the Dikteon Cave was already famous in antiquity, dedicated to the worship of the. Autor jednej z najstarszych koncepcji integracji Europy.

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Psychro is associated with the Diktaean Cave, one of the putative sites of the birth of Zeus. Other legends place it as the Idaean Cave on Mount Ida. According to Hesiod, Theogony, Rhea gave birth to Zeus in Lyctus and hid him in a cave of Mount Aegaeon.

Snorkeling is very relaxing and at the same time a very exciting activity which is suitable for all ages. Join us in a daily (morning or afternoon) guided “snorkeling” trip, take the mask, fins, snorkel and shorty wet suit from us, board on our 10 meters shady rib boat and take the chance to relax watching the marine life of our island.

We visit always two different spots with a 4/ TripAdvisor reviews. Psychro Cave is an ancient and sacred Minoan sacred cave that is located in the Lasithi district of eastern Crete and is associated with the Diktaean Cave, which is one of the various sites and caves that are in contention as the legendary place from the tale of the birth of Zeus, alongside the Idaean Cave on Mount Ida.

Psychro Cave is an ancient Minoan sacred cave in the Lasithi district of eastern Crete. Psychro is associated with the Diktaean Cave, the putative site of Zeus' birth. According to Hesiod, TheogonyRhea gave birth to Zeus in a cave of Mount Aegaeon, near Lyttos; since the late nineteenth century the cave above the modern village of Psychro has been identified with this sanctuary.

Psychro Cave otherwise also known as Dictaion Cave is a Minoan sacred cave on the Lasithi Plateau. It is believed to be the birthplace of Zeus, the king of the Gods of Olympus. A fascinating cave filled with stalagmites and stalactites lets the imagination run wild as to how this could have been the hiding place where Rhea decided to protect.

Caves with rich decoration which are open to visitors are the Diktaean Cave by Psychro, Gerontospilios by Melidoni and Sfendoni by Zoniana. Besides the caves of religious or historical value, Crete has more than mapped caves and sinkholes, available to each experienced speleologist who wants to enjoy their rich decoration and fauna.

Crete has more than 3, caves, many associated with the gods of Greek mythology and with goddess worship practiced by the Minoans, a Bronze-Age civilization that lasted from to.

: The Cave Sanctuary of Zeus at Psychro: A Study of Extra-urban Sanctuaries in Minoan and Early Iron-Age Crete (aegaeum) (): Watrous, Livingston Vance: Books.