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owls in Greek mythology :In the mythology of ancient Greece, Athene, the Goddess of Wisdom, was so impressed by the great eyes and solemn appearance of the Owl that, having banished the mischievous crow, she honoured the night bird by making him her favourite among feathered creatures. Athene's bird was a Little Owl, (Athene noctua). This Owl was protected and inhabited the Acropolis in great numbers. It was believed that a magical "inner light" gave Owls night vision. As the symbol of Athene, the Owl was a protector, accompanying Greek armies to war, and providing ornamental inspiration for their daily lives. If an Owl flew over Greek Soldiers before a battle, they took it as a sign of victory. The Little Owl also kept a watchful eye on Athenian trade and commerce from the reverse side of their coins.



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Darkness-becomes-me Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013
beautiful!

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johngiannis27 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013  Student Interface Designer
thanks :)
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GothicRaine1712 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Wraia i koukouvagia :D Kataferes na dikseis to poso sofi k etc einai, maresei.
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johngiannis27 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013  Student Interface Designer
:hug: :D
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airamg Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2013
:clap:
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:hug: :)
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airamg Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2013
:cuddle:
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johngiannis27 Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2013  Student Interface Designer
:hug: :)
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desitomcruise Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2013
ahem ahem where did you get this background?
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johngiannis27 Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2013  Student Interface Designer
this background is one mix texture basic is : [link]
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