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The NOSOI and the CORONAVIRUS

The NOSOI were feared Greek personifications of plague,(LUES) sickness (MORBUS) and disease(PESTIS). They were among the evil spirits that flew out of Pandora’s jar that had held all the illness and evils of the world. In our modern world  ‘going … Continue reading

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ANESIDORA and the stinging insects

ANESIDORA is better known as Pandora. Her name means ‘she who sends up gifts from below the earth’. Before her creation the world was a paradise filled only with men who lived without worry or strife. However things started to … Continue reading

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