Festivals of Dionysus may refer to several celebrations held in Athens in honor of
the ... The Dionysia, a festival of the Rural Dionysia and the City Dionysia, the ...
The Festival of Dionysus (aka the Dionysia) was held in Athens, Greece.
Jan 6, 2012 ... When the ancient Greeks celebrated the god Dionysus, they honored ... or Great
Dionysia, which was held in late March through early April.
Ancient dramatic festival in which tragedy, comedy, and satyric drama originated;
it was held in Athens in March in honour of Dionysus, the god of wine. Tragedy ...
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series of festivals in ancient Greece were held in honor of Dionysus, the god of ...
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Di·o·nys·i·a pl.n. Ancient Greek festivals held seasonally, chiefly at Athens, in
honor of Dionysus, especially those held in the spring and connected with the ...
Jan 22, 2005 ... Many festivals of Dionysus were held in ancient Greece; this article concerns the
major Dionysian festival known as Great Dionysia or City ...
The festival for Dionysus was held in the spring when vines would start bearing
leaves. It became one of the most important events of the year and its primary ...
During the sixth century BCE, the tyrant Pisistratus established the festival called
... the Great Dionysia to distinguish it from a rural festival held later in the year). ...
of Attic states in the sacred precinct of Dionysus, which contained temples and ...
The Festival of Dionysus was held annually in Meliad in honour of the god,
Dionysus. Each year...