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Crisis-Stricken Greeks Rediscover Worry Beads

The picture of a Greek man sitting at a traditional coffee shop worrying a string of beads was a timeless picture of Greek folklore...

Are Worry Beads a Part of Greek Tradition?

By Konstantinos Menzel Worry beads (in Greek kombolói) are considered to be the evolution of Orthodox prayer beads. Their history, according to the experts specialized...
Komboloi is also known as Greek Worry beads

The History and How to of Komboloi aka Greek Worry Beads

The Komboloi may be one of the most typical symbols of the Greek easy-going mentality that has been widely established both in Greece and...