Sophia

Sophia

Sophia (wisdom) was not a Greek goddess. It was however the premium characteristic of goddess Athina. According to mythology, Athina and Poseidon claimed the domination and protection of Attica. In order to become the protector of Attica, Athina -as the goddess of wisdom and strategy– decided to offer the city an olive tree. The people considered her choice wise and this way she won the city which was named after her. Her wisdom and insight ability led her to the correct choice. A choice that would never allow the citizens feel hunger, cold or darkness. Firstly she provided the city and its people food, timber, lighting and heating matter while later many therapies were discovered due to the therapeutic properties of olives. It is all about a myth which aims to highlight the value of this blessed produce whose value is still obvious nowadays.

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