The Modern Pythian Games. Over 60 countries – representers of culture associations, majesties, ambassadors, enterpreneuers and ofcourse artisan’s were here with us to celebrate the revival of the Delphic Idea.
The Founder of The Modern Pythian Games, mr. Bijender Goel with the honest love and support of his Lady Mrs Lalita Goel Goel returned from Delhi to Delphi
The Pythian Games in Ancient Delphi, in Greece:
The Pythian Games were the predecessor of the Olympic Games. It was the most prestigious sporting tournament for athletes to show their skills before the ancient world. In fact, the Pythian Games were held at an interval of every four years between the Nemean games and the Isthmian games. The Games were held at the stadium in Delphi. The Pythian Games were held to honor the Greek God Apollo.
The origin of the Pythian Games dates back to the 6th century BC. Apart from sporting and athletics, the Pythian Games also hosted music and poetry competition…