Introduction of Rainbow - 1

Cosmographia: The Graeco-Romans, the Egyptians and Us

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The rainbow, a natural phenomenon noted for its beauty and mystical appearance, has been a favorite component of mythology throughout history. This podcast episode, the first in Cosmographia, talks about the Greek approach to the introduction of rainbow and personification through the goddess Iris, often kept in conflict with Hermes, both being regarded as the messenger of the Olympians.

7m 9s  ·  Oct 9, 2020

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