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fountain with the immortal water

Accordance with the mythology,the immortal of water is the source of eternal youth, gives immortality-Athanasia (Video-Athanasia). The mythology says for Achilles son of Peleus and Thetis, when he was born, the mother wanting to make him immortal, baptized him into the immortal water by keeping the edge of the heel. Peleus when he saw Thetis thought he wanted to choke him so chased back to her father, enabling him to raise him to the Centaur Chiron, who taught medicine, music and the art of war and hunting. So Thetis managed to make him immortal and invulnerable, except for a single point, the point from where he was held, called the "Achilles heel".

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  • Uploaded on August 11, 2012
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    by Thanasis Germanos
    • Camera: NORITSU KOKI QSS-32_33
    • Taken on 2012/08/07 09:50:40