Domna Visvizis (1783-1850) - heroic Greek woman of Thrace who fought against the Ottoman Turks in the War of Greek Independence.

Domna Visvizis (1783-1850) - heroic Greek woman of Thrace who fought against the Ottoman Turks in the War of Greek Independence.

Nicholas Kasomoulis of Kozáni (1795-1871), who took a prominent part in the revolution of 1821.

Nicholas Kasomoulis of Kozáni (1795-1871), who took a prominent part in the revolution of 1821.

Theodoros Vryzakis (1814-1878) - major Greek painter who introduced much of the Munich School techniques to the Greek art establishment and mastered his own style with a special focus on the War of Greek Independence. He was born in Thebes.

Theodoros Vryzakis (1814-1878) - major Greek painter who introduced much of the Munich School techniques to the Greek art establishment and mastered his own style with a special focus on the War of Greek Independence. He was born in Thebes.

The tragic end of the 1821 heros of Greek independence. Pictured: the great Manto Mavrogenous

The tragic end of the 1821 heros of Greek independence. Pictured: the great Manto Mavrogenous

Greek Independence Day is coming on March 25th! Get your Greek on at www.myparea.com and celebrate.

Greek Independence Day is coming on March 25th! Get your Greek on at www.myparea.com and celebrate.

The poison ivy in this image is trapping the person's arm, which could symbolise how Gertrude is trapped my Claudius because she drinks the poison which is what kills her, and she cannot break free from dying, due to Claudius' actions.

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The poison ivy in this image is trapping the person's arm, which could symbolise how Gertrude is trapped my Claudius because she drinks the poison which is what kills her, and she cannot break free from dying, due to Claudius' actions.

Greek Independence Day, national holiday celebrated annually in Greece on March 25, commemorating the start of the War of Greek Independence in 1821. It coincides with the Greek Orthodox Church’s celebration of the Annunciation to the Theotokos, when the Archangel Gabriel appeared to Mary and told her that she would bear the son of God.

Greek Independence Day, national holiday celebrated annually in Greece on March 25, commemorating the start of the War of Greek Independence in 1821. It coincides with the Greek Orthodox Church’s celebration of the Annunciation to the Theotokos, when the Archangel Gabriel appeared to Mary and told her that she would bear the son of God.

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Homemade Flatbread (Greek Pocketless Pitas with a Simple Tutorial)

Greek Independence Day 2011 (March 25):  Traditional garb from the island of Crete.

Greek Independence Day 2011 (March 25): Traditional garb from the island of Crete.

Greek Independence Day (Revolution against Ottoman Empire 1820's) March 25. Greece became an independent nation in May 1832.

Greek Independence Day (Revolution against Ottoman Empire 1820's) March 25. Greece became an independent nation in May 1832.

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