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Festivals of Dionysus

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Festivals of Dionysus may refer to several celebrations held in Athens in honor of the Greek god Dionysus: The Dionysia, a festival of the Rural Dionysia and the ...

Great Dionysia | Greek festival | Britannica.com

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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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The Festival of Dionysus (aka the Dionysia) was held in Athens, Greece.

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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 ...

Great Dionysia - ReligionFacts

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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 ...

Dionysus - Greek Mythology

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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 ...

City Dionysia

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Sep 14, 1999 ... The City Dionysia was held in Athens on the 9th to 13th days of ... as the other Dionysian festivals, it was under the control of the Arkhôn (chief) ...

Ancient Greek Festivals - Carnaval.com

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SPRING FESTIVAL The Parade of Dionysus in his Ship ... Many Greek festivals were held in honor of Dionysus; most famous were the. Anthesteria (in early ...

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Sep 21, 2008 ... This festival was held about three months after the rural Dionysia, ... The Eleuthereans brought a statue of Dionysus to Athens, which was ...

The Festivals of Dionysos in Athens

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Four festivals are dedicated to Dionysos, from the beginning of Winter to the ... athletic or poetic (rhapsodist competitions) jousting matches (agones) were held.

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The Festival of Dionysus: The Origins of Ancient Greek Theater

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Jan 6, 2012 ... Theater in Ancient Greece: The Festival of Dionysus. written by: Brian ... The festivities held there are what led to the Greeks' mastery of theater.

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A series of festivals in ancient Greece were held in honor of Dionysus, the god of wine, fertility, and drama. In the fall there was the Oschophoria ("carrying of the ...

Festival of Dionysus - Legendary Journeys - Wikia

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The Festival of Dionysus was held annually in Meliad in honour of the god, Dionysus. Each year...