Secular, Domestic and spiritual life of Byzantium - Ρωμαϊα
Everyday life of an Emperor
These pages present common life
of emperors, citizens, and peasants in the state. Here You can read
on customs and beliefs - like astrology which was common in Byzantium
in that time.
Vasilevs (the Emperor)
life of an Emperor (Vasilevs)
Life in the family
- family names
- family life
- engagement and marriage
- family possessions
On these pages You will be able to read about Intellectual life in Imperia.
Themes like literacy, literal language and common language (still actual in Greek
today), rhetorics, historiography, hagiography, poetry, roots and origins of Byzantine
art and retrospective of its development.
Art and literacy
- Byzantine literacy
- Philosophy and sciences
- Origins of Byzantine
- Expansion of Byzantine art