The truth about her ancestry is not an easy thing for Dana to accept – she was deliberately created to perform a task, to find something that should stay hidden, or it might threaten the world of humans as Dana knows it. Her existence is tied to the myth of the Nephilim, the descendants of angels. Dana must prepare for a long search in ancient Egypt, hunted by creatures of darkness.
Author (Nephilim Quest -series with the pen name Leena Maria), Egyptologist, artist and positive thinker. My website is at www.leenasbooks.com - you can join my reader team there to get free books and exclusive materials about my books.
The most famous oracle of ancient Greece - the Pythia of Delphi.
Nephilim Quest 1 Shadowhunter
The Pythia then descended the steps into the place where her tripod seat was placed – the adyton, the inaccessible place. She was the only woman allowed to enter here. She held laurel leaves, and a dish in which holy water of the Kassotis spring formed a mirror. Near her was the omphalos, the navel of the world in the form of a decorated stone. Two golden eagles were on both sides of it, to remind them of how Zeus had sent two eagles to flight from both ends of the world. Where they met, was the center of the world, and this is where the omphalos was placed. The stone was covered by a carved, thick net on its surface, the agrenon. Two statues of Apollo filled the place - one wooden, the other golden. Apollo's sacred armor and lyre filled the rest of the space, leaving only a small amount of room for the Pythia