Games began at 776 b.C. in ancient Olympia, were carried out every four
years and the were part of celebrations in honour of Zeus. The winners
took as awards olive branches that were the symbol of life.
The return of sculptures
of Parthenon regards all civilized world. Only the multilated figures of
Cecrops and one of his daughters, last remains of the ancestral glory
and guards of their native land, are sighted to the monument!