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Spartan women were totally badass! If you don't like vulgar language I wouldn't read the whole post :/

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As Spartan women bade farewell to their male loved ones going off to battle, they would say "return with your shield, or on it."

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#spartan, #gorgo, Queen Gorgo in 300. Female leadership. Women. History. Diplomacy. Historical movies.

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A Spartan Workout Plan for a First-Timer

Training for a Reebok Spartan Race is no joke. So, how do you do it? Here's a primer to get you on your way.

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Funky Goddess Photography

Most Spartan women eschewed jewellery, except for princesses from the two Royal houses (Sparta had two kings). This one is a princess from the Eurypontid House.

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Six Too Love - Chapter 35 Truth Is...

Except this statement is wrong. The veil that Middle Eastern wear, for example, is from Sumer. Blame the onset of Agriculture. Women had to stay home and care for children while Men could go out and do politics. Over time, a great divide occurs. There are some cultures that did not follow the patriarchal system as seen in Mongols or Vikings, and even Spartan women had many rights in comparison to Athens Women. -Moon Water-

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20 things they don't teach you in school but should

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Butt-Kicking Princesses in History: Arachidamia of Sparta

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